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Johnny Manziel responds to Merril Hoge’s criticisms

Merril Hoge doesn’t like Johnny Manziel’s game and hasn’t for some time. He’s been a frequent, loud critic of the young Browns QB ever since draft day. Ahead of Manziel’s first start, he certainly wasn’t backing off. He suggested that anyone responsible for drafting Manziel needed to be fired on ESPN before saying Manziel should have been a sixth rounder. "You have first...
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Stephen A. Smith Anoints Merril Hoge A ‘Profit’

Stephen A. Smith is ready to anoint Merril Hoge a "profit" after his prediction of Johnny Manziel's career path. Fail.
Via Gamedayr
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Merril Hoge On Johnny Manziel ‘First Round Hype With Sixth Round Talent’

ESPN analyst Merril Hoge claims Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel is "first round hype with sixth round talent."
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

More Amanda Dufner Xmas Party Dress, Sitting On Bob Knight’s Lap & Pimp At Kings Game

    Merril Hoge still has a beef with Johnny Here’s what the former STEELER had to say this morning: “1st round hype with 6th round talent.” … “Whoever graded him that high should be fired.” Merril obviously wouldn’t be a very good businessman in the NFL. So the Browns stick him out there for three games & see if he can hold up. If he does, great. If he doesn’t...
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Merril Hoge has some piping hot Johnny Manziel takes

In what is a surprise to nobody, ESPN NFL analyst Merril Hoge is destroying a polarizing NFL quarterback yet again.  Hoge has made a cottage industry out of dishing out the strongest and most extreme takes in football and trying to be the NFL’s Mark May. Hoge appeared on the DVE Morning Show in Pittsburgh with Randy Baumann and unleashed on Johnny Manziel with one personal and...
Via Awful Announcing
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

ESPN’s Merrill Hoge Bashes Jadeveon Clowney, “Not A Very Good Football Player”

Jadeveon Clowney has received a decent amount of criticism over the past couple of months, but ESPN NFL analyst Merrill Hoge took that criticism to a different level Monday. How accurate do you believe Hoge’s comments to be? ESPN’s Merril Hoge called Jadeveon Clowney’s fundamentals “atrocious.” “Not a very good football player .. Gets controlled & trucked a lot.”...
Via College Spun
April 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: 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 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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