Originally written on Sports Injury Alert  |  Last updated 11/18/14
After concerns that Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel may not play against Vanderbilt today, the Heisman winner has indeed returned to the starting lineup. Head coach Kevin Sumlin originally stated that Manziel would be a game-time decision, but when A&M got the ball to start the game, out came Manziel to a huge roar from the crowd in College Station. Manziel and the Aggie offense got off to a hot start, scoring 28 straight points. Vanderbilt has since gotten back into the game after scoring 17 unanswered, and the Aggies lead by 11 at the half. As for Manziel, he is currently 20-of-27 for 242 yards. He has also thrown for three scores and one interception. Manziel’s return obviously gave the Aggies a nice spark to start the game, but they will have their hands full in the second half with a Commodore team that has started to gain some momentum and believe that they can leave College Station with a victory.
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