Found October 18, 2013 on Football Nation:
Johnny Manziel had his “Doug Flutie” moment last season when he shredded the Alabama defense like it was tender venison.The then-redshirt freshman for the Texas A&M Aggies needed the win and the national spotlight to further his chances of winning a Heisman Trophy.Manziel was not the most accurate passer or player in college football early on in his start with the Aggies last season, as he looked lost at times against Florida to start the 2012 college football season.By the end of the season, everyone had bought into the hype and the fact there were not a lot of solid offensive contenders for the coveted trophy helped Manziel capture history in December.This season, a case can be made for at least seven offensive players having a shot at the Heisman. All of them, including Manziel, are quarterbacks. All of them have gaudy numbers, eye-popping moves and arms that if they were Howitzers, could be taken to war against any nation.And then there is the case of Jameis Winston, the red...
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