Found February 19, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Johnny Manziel
Speaking at the Davey O’Brien Award reception Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel says he is taking only online classes at the university. Manziel went on to say that he is only on campus once a month. Call it a case of fame gone bad. Manziel attempted to take an English class on campus but requests for photos and autographs became too much for the Heisman trophy winner. “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. Some could question how much time the quarterback has for class with his appearances at NBA games, the Super Bowl and Mardi Gras but Manziel says hes no different then any other college student. “I know plenty of friends who went down to Mardi Gras to New Orleans and other guys who went to the Super Bowl too,” Manziel said. “I was down there with other college football guys too, so I don’t know, people like to give me a hard time more than others. There’s colle...

Manziel only taking online classes

Heisman Trophy-winning Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel said that because of all the attention he is paid on campus, online coursework is the way to go.

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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Texas A&M’s Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Johnny Manziel is looking to improve his game. He’s scheduled to spend time working out with noted quarterback guru George Whitfield. Whitfield has helped quarterbacks like Cam Newton, Russell Wilson, Colin Kaepernick, and RG3. All of whom are running quarterbacks like Manziel. “Johnny really wants to hone in on being able...

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Perhaps it was the old Longhorns-Aggies rivalry welling up in him. Or perhaps it was just "Ricky Being Ricky," but former University of Texas Heisman Trophy winner Ricky Williams says he didn't vote Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel No. 1 on his Heisman ballot. Manziel won the Heisman last December, becoming the first freshman to win the award. However, Williams...

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Johnny Manziel says he only attends campus once a month

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel has been getting around since becoming the first freshman to win the Heisman Memorial Trophy last season.Manziel has been spotted courtside at NBA games, flashing stacks of cash at casinos, and attending the Super Bowl, among other outings this offseason. With all of that time spent away from College Station, one may begin to wonder how much...

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The future of Texas A&M football looks incredibly bright at the moment. In their first season as members of the SEC, the Aggies compiled a 10-2 record and capped off their season with a blowout win over Oklahoma in the Cotton Bowl. Thanks in large part to the emergence of freshman Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel, the team should be a national championship contender next...
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