Originally written on College Football Universe  |  Last updated 11/19/14
Johnny “Football” Manziel (6-1 200 Fr) led the Texas A&M Aggies (8-2) to an improbable 29-24 victory over the number one ranked Alabama Crimson Tide (9-1). The performance by Manziel on Saturday and his cumulative stats for the season will vault him into the upper echelon of the Heisman Trophy discussion. The Aggies should also jump up considerably in the week 12 BCS Standings from 15th to at least the top 10 and have an outside chance of landing in the top five. According to ESPN, Manziel is the first freshman quarterback ever to win on the road against a number one team. He makes incredible throws, short and deep, with near perfect placement. And that is not even his best talent. Johnny Football is the most evasive player in college football (see video below). He finished with 345 total yards, two touchdowns, and zero interceptions against Alabama. Manziel is also the leading rusher in the defense talent heavy SEC. Post game, Alabama coach Nick Saban talked about Manziel's...
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