The NFL Draft yields a litany of rumors. Throw in Johnny Manziel and the 2014 NFL Draft probably matches or tops any other season of draft rumors. Rather than tire ourselves out by creating article after article dealing with the many Johnny Manziel rumors, we’ve decided we’ll tackle the big ones that are out there right now. From then on, we’ll just update this page heading into the draft, so if you want to know the latest on Johnny Football, you’ll know where to go.
The most recent Johnny Manziel news and rumors will appear atop all the other blurbs, so take a trip all the way down if you need to catch up on all the back and forth buzz:
- Recent poll has 12 out of 20 NFL scouts suggesting Manziel will be a bust.
- One unnamed scout believes Johnny Manziel is more talented than Drew Brees was coming out of college.
- Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine suggests passing on Manziel and other QBs at #4 pick might be ideal.
- Manziel visited with the Cleveland Browns. Cleveland holds the #4 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.
- There has been speculation that the Dallas Cowboys could take a look at Johnny Football if he slides far enough. Per reports, Jerry Jones is smitten with Manziel.
- St. Louis Rams considering Johnny Manziel? His speed would be interesting on the turf, no?
- Cris Carter wants the Vikings to draft Manziel.
- Manziel reportedly workout in Florida with some NFL players and they came away impressed.
- Per ESPN, a source says that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers might consider drafting Johnny Football if he slides to them at the #7 overall pick. Ed Werder seconded this.
- ESPN‘s Mark Dominik, a former NFL GM, suggests Manziel will fall more than people think in this year’s draft.
- ESPN‘s Adam Schefter suggests Johnny Manziel will go somewhere between picks 3 and 13 in 2014 NFL Draft.
Johnny Football in the Mocks:
- Pat Kirwan mocks Manziel as only QB taken in first round of latest mock over at CBSSports.
- Johnny Manziel goes to Da Browns in Cleveland Plain Dealer mock.
- New York Daily News likes Johnny Football in Oakland.
If you’re simply looking for Johnny Manziel Scouting reports, hit the links below:
- Our take on Johnny Football.
- Manziel’s official NFL.com profile.
- See what they think about Johnny at CBSSports.
- Sporting News points out that Manziel isn’t a fit for every team in the NFL.
- Walter Football breaks down the enigma that is Johnny Football.
- Check out this fantastic breakdown of Manziel’s traits at The Sideline View.
- The guys at NFL Draft Geek like Manzie’s upside, but wouldn’t take the risk.
- Few break things down better than the guys at Draft Breakdown. Check out all of the tape on him here.
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