On the eve of No. 6 Texas A&M's massive game against No. 1 Alabama, the ongoing Johnny Manziel saga has taken another spin.
A new photo apparently shows Manziel signing an autograph in front of Drew Tieman, the memorabilia broker at the center of the Texas A&M quarterback's alleged pay-for-autographs controversy.
ESPN's Darren Rovell sent out the photo Friday via Twitter:
ESPN has obtained a picture of Johnny Manziel signing in autograph broker Drew Tieman's apartment http://t.co/568H1AoVi0
-- darren rovell (@darrenrovell) September 13, 2013 A story published with the photo on ESPN.com said that two sources confirmed the image -- the first to physically show Manziel signing for Tieman -- was legitimate.
Tieman was named in reports last month, also by ESPN, that suggested Manziel had accepted money in exchange for signing over a thousand memorabilia items. The NCAA has found no concrete evidence tying Manziel to payments and suspended him for the first half of the Aggie...