MERRIL HOGE RUMORS & GOSSIP

The Minnesota Vikings need to stay away from one top QB prospect!

Depending on who you ask, opinions of how good quarterback Johnny Manziel can be in the NFL varies. Former players such as Fran Tarkenton have said “He’s the closest thing I’ve seen to myself.” Then you have analyst like ESPN’s Merril Hoge who say that Manizel has “bust written all over him.” I agree with Hoge and believe the Minnesota Vikings should not draft Manizel...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

First Take creates a mess by misquoting Merril Hoge on Michael Sam

The NFL Draft can make television people do weird things.  With the draft not taking place until May, it gives everyone extra time to freak out about various proclamations from talking heads.  It also gives ESPN plenty of time to milk these opinions and turn them into news stories as part of the ESPN Echo Chamber.  We’ve already seen it happen with Ron Jaworski’s comments...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN’s First Take deletes tweet stating Merril Hoge would take Michael Sam over Jadeveon Clowney

It looks like whoever’s controlling the Twitter for ESPN’s First Take made a big mistake. Earlier we posted a tweet from them stated that Merril Hoge would draft Michael Sam over Jadeveon Clowney. That tweet has since been deleted and Hoge even went on Twitter to clear things up. .@ESPN_FirstTake's tweet from Merril Hoge saying he would take Michael Sam over Clowney has...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Merril Hoge Mad At 1st Take For Saying He’d Take Michael Sam Over Clowney

We seem to have some type communication error going on at ESPN, and we’re here to help clear it up. Merril Hoge is steaming mad and ESPN’s First take may be to blame. Hoge was a guest on the debate based show this morning where he discussed the NFL Draft of course and the overall potential of one Jadeveon Clowney. During the broadcast, the team running First Take’s twitter...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Merril Hoge: “I’d Take Michael Sam over Jadeveon Clowney”

ESPN’s Merril Hoge is not one to shy away from dropping the “Bust” label around potential draft picks. He said it about Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel just a few days ago, now he’s basically saying the same thing about South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney. Hoge said he would take Michael Sam over Jadeveon Clowney on ESPN’s First Take on Friday morning: Clowney is pegged...
Via Diehardsport
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL analyst: Johnny Manziel has 'bust written all over him'

Johnny Manziel was arguably the most exciting and unstoppable player in college football history. Many have wondered if he will continue to dazzle fans at the next level, but one expert says Manziel's skills "does not transition" to the NFL. "I see bust written all over him," former NFL running back and ESPN analyst Merril Hoge said. "Especially if he...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Merril Hoge: Johnny Manziel has ‘bust written all over him’ (Video)

ESPN NFL analyst Merril Hoge is not a Johnny Manziel fan. On Wednesday, Hoge discussed Manziel on “SportsCenter” and explained why he’s down on the former Heisman Trophy winner. “He has absolutely no instinct or feel for pocket awareness,” Hoge said. “He has an instinct to run. That’s a bad instinct if you’re going to […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Merril Hoge: “Manziel has bust written all over him; Mack better than Clowney”

Nothing better than when the experts start their analyzing. ESPN’s Merril Hoge had some harsh words for Heisman winning quarterback Johnny Manziel as he prepares for the 2014 NFL Draft. The most talked about prospect in some time, for his play on and off the field got the b word put on him by Hoge, […]
Via Full Scale Sports
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Merril Hoge Thinks Manziel has ‘Bust Written All Over Him’

With the possible exception of Jadeveon Clowney, no player has been as popular a topic of discussion when talking about the upcoming draft than Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel, especially when it comes to his potential to be either a boom or a bust as an NFL quarterback. Count ESPN analyst Merril Hoge as one of those who thinks Johnny Football, despite all the swagger and confidence...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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ESPN analyst calls out Tim Tebow

NFL analyst Merril Hoge has reached his saturation point on all things Tim Tebow, as witnessed this week by his takedown of the Jets backup QB.

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December 24, 2012  |  3 Comments
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