Originally posted on FatManWriting  |  Last updated 8/22/13
This is a crazy angle to an already interesting tale. As much a it would make for good reading I hope nothing comes from it because the bad blood that would be generated between these two rivals (and yes, they are still rivals even thought they are not scheduled to compete in anything in the near future) would be intense. I heard about this on a message board and then found a post over on Busted Coverage that talked about someone filing a freedom of information request to find out if there had been any communication between someone with the Longhorns Athletic Department and ESPN in regards to Manziel: The request was made on August 16: Requesting copies of any emails, memos, letters or other documents evidencing communication between (a) any employee of the Athletics Department at the University of Texas at Austin, including any agent or representative of the Athletics Department, and (b) any employee or reporter of ESPN, including any agent, assistant or represen...
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