Found February 18, 2013 on BlackSportsOnline:
PLAYERS: Johnny Manziel

There is a reason Manziel is called Johnny Football and not Johnny Honor Roll. The male and female groupies have become too much for him to hang around campus, so he is taking all of his classes online. The Texas A&M quarterback and Heisman winner said Monday night at the Davey O’Brien Award reception that all of his classes for this semester are online. Though the arrangement might seem odd, Manziel is well within his rights to tackle his course load online. He even tried to take an English course on campus this semester but had to drop it when his peers’ requests for photos and autographs became too much. “I didn’t think anything of it, and it kind of turned into a little more of a big deal than I thought,” Manziel said, according to the Associated Press. One day someone will challenge the NFL rule that you have to be three years out of high school to declare for the draft, so players like Johnny Manziel wouldn’t have to deal with this. Manziel’s major is Football, not going to quantum physics.


Johnny Manziel only taking online classes this semester

If you’re like us and wondering how Johnny Manziel has so much time to set-jet around the country while he is still in school, this might explain things. Manziel, the reigning Heisman Trophy winner, told reporters Monday at the Davey O’Brien Award dinner that he is only taking online classes this semester. Brent Zwerneman of the San Antonio Express-News reports that Manziel says...

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