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Johnny Manziel says he is taking a break from Twitter.
The Texas A&M star quarterback has been overwhelmed by how much attention he has been receiving and decided that leaving Twitter is the proper course of action for now.
“I’ve kind of just shut it all off,” Manziel told ESPN’s Mark Schlabach. “With how the media has been with me for a while, I just shut everything off. As of [Monday], I said I was done with [Twitter] for however long. It’s fun to have, but it can get to be distracting at points.”
Manziel won the Heisman Trophy after his record-breaking redshirt freshman season for the Aggies. Pictures of him partying at clubs in New York emerged shortly after the ceremony, and he has steadily remained in the news ever since.
“I’m surprised to [see] how the attention has continued through the offseason. I guess I thought it would die off and slow down a little bit, but it really hasn’t,” he told Schlabach.
It’s been the exact opposite; the buzz surrounding Manziel has only grown
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The reigning Heisman winner let his temper get the best of him, reportedly shoving a graduate assistant after throwing an interception at recent spring practice.
Texas A&M QB and Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel says he is taking a break from Twitter to keep his life more private.
After providing months of fodder for his haters to latch onto, Texas A&M superstar Johnny Manziel has decided to ban himself from Twitter for the time being.
Heisman Trophy winner Johhny Manziel sees the writing on the wall.
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“I’ve kind of just shut it all off,” Manziel told...
According to ESPN, Johnny “Football” Manziel will self impose a Twitter ban on himself due to the pressure of the press on his every tweet. He’s tweeted pictures of him with girls, alcohol, and one with a Longhorn tattoo. The TAMU Aggie Freshman Heisman winner has been under the microscope ever since the Aggies started winning and it has never stopped.
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At a spring practice last Saturday for the Texas A&M Aggies there was a rather unpleasant scene on the sideline when a graduate assistant coach got in the face of quarterback Johnny Manziel who shoved him in return.
Nothing further happened since the two were separated, but there was an issue now that needed to be responded to. Yes, you had an assistant that was inappropriate...
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Texas A&M head football coach Kevin Sumlin claims that he never saw the shoving incident between Aggie starting quarterback Johnny Manziel and a graduate assistant coach. He also tried to downplay the incident. (FatManWriting)
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