Found September 20, 2013 on
T.J. Yeldon‘s taunting of Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel already cost his team 15 yards last Saturday. Now, it will cost the running back 15 minutes of playing time. Yeldon has been suspended for the first quarter of Alabama’s game against Colorado State for his actions during the Crimson Tide’s 49-42 win over Manziel’s Aggies, the Anniston Star reported Friday. After scoring a second-quarter touchdown, Yeldon imitated the Heisman Trophy winner’s “show me the money” celebration and followed it up with a two-handed throat slash. The sophomore was hit with an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty for the display, and his actions were ripped by head coach Nick Saban after the game. “That’s not us,” Saban said. “That’s not our program. That’s not what we do. We’ve never ever tolerated and we’ve never ever had it. I don’t think there’s any place for it in college football. I can’t control what other people do, but I can control what our guys do.” Yeldon, who rushed for 149

Report: Tide's Yeldon to sit a quarter

Alabama running back T.J. Yeldon's actions against Texas A&M have earned him a seat on the bench -- for a while -- according to a report. Yeldon will sit out for the first quarter of Saturday's Colorado State-Alabama game after his throat-slash gesture led to an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty against Texas A&M, the Anniston Star reported. Yeldon scored a touchdown...

Nick Saban penalizes TJ Yeldon

Alabama Crimson Tide star running back T.J. Yeldon has been suspended for the first quarter of Saturday’s game against Colorado State for his touchdown celebration in the first half of last week’s thrilling 49-42 win over Texas A&M, the Anniston Star reports. In that touchdown celebration (see video below), Yeldon mimicked Johnny Manziel’s “money” gesture and followed...

Texas A&M Football: Texas A&M defense proves itself in 42-13 win over SMU.

It’s no surprise that Texas A&M rolled over Southern Methodist University Saturday with a 42-13 win at Kyle Field. The offence wasn’t perfect, but the main thing that stood out is that Texas A&M’s defense was an improved one. At halftime The Aggies were at a 32-6 lead, so quarterback Johnny Manziel took a seat at the bench. By the end of the third they were at 42-6...

Report: Alabama RB TJ Yeldon to Miss First Quarter Over Throat Slash Penalty

Alabama RB TJ Yeldon made headlines in last Saturday’s matchup against Texas A&M for mimicking Johnny Manziel’s money celebration and then following it up with a throat slash gesture. Unfortunately for him and the Tide, he is going to be paying for it by being suspended for the first quarter in this Saturday’s game against Colorado State according to CBS Sports. Yeldon...

Johnny Football leads No. 10 A&M, 42-13 over SMU

Johnny Manziel accounted for 346 yards with three touchdowns in just more than a half to help No. 10 Texas A&M cruise to a 42-13 win over SMU on Saturday night. Texas A&M (3-1) was up 32-6 at halftime, and Manziel led the Aggies to a touchdown on their first drive of the third quarter before the Heisman Trophy-winner went to the bench. It was a nice bounce-back game for...

Floyd Mayweather tweets he won $200,000 off of Johnny Manziel and Texas A&M

Floyd Mayweather sent out a funny tweet on Saturday night after Texas A&M slaughtered SMU 42-13, saying that he won $200,000 on Johnny Manziel and the Aggies. Congratulations @JManziel2 for putting on a fantastic show. He may not be able to make money off himself but I can. — Floyd Mayweather (@FloydMayweather) September 22, 2013 Looks like Floyd...

Manziel leads No. 10 A&M over SMU

Johnny Football and No. 10 Texas A&M's offense dominated as usual against SMU. The difference on Saturday night was that the Aggies defense was solid, too. Johnny Manziel accounted for 346 yards with three touchdowns in just more than a half to help Texas A&M cruise to a 42-13 win over SMU. Texas A&M (3-1) was up 32-6 at halftime, and Manziel led the Aggies to...

'Money' makin' it off Manziel

Johnny Manziel may not be able to make money off himself yet, but Floyd Mayweather Jr. sure can -- and that's exactly what the boxing superstar tweeted Saturday night, after apparently winning a cool $200K on Texas A&M. Congratulations @JManziel2 for putting on a fantastic show. He may not be able to make money off himself but I can. -- Floyd...

Photo: Floyd Mayweather thanks Johnny Manziel for huge win on bet

Floyd "Money" Mayweather made a whopping $200,000 betting on quarterback Johnny Manziel and his Texas A&M Aggies against SMU on Saturday.

Floyd Mayweather wins $200K betting on Johnny Manziel

Floyd Mayweather Jr. won $200,000 betting the first half line in the Texas A&M-SMU game on Saturday, and he shared the news with a fantastic tweet. Mayweather posted his betting slip and noted that he was able to make money off Johnny Manziel’s brilliance, even though the Aggies QB cannot cash in on himself because […]

The Fallout:Jeff Driskel, Johnny Manziel, Michigan, and more.

Welcome to the Fallout - Week 4. Driskel injured, out for year. Florida starting quarterback Jeff Driskel will miss the rest of the season after breaking his right fibula during the Gators' win over Tennessee. (ESPN) Back in the Saddle Again. Alabama remains at no. 1 in the new AP poll. Oregon remains at no. 2.(ESPN) Obligatory Johnny Manziel item of the day. Texas...

Wild Weekends: a Saturday Focused on One Game

This past weekend was all about one game in the world of college football. There were noteworthy games throughout the day and night, but all attention was focused on College Station, Texas. Manziel Mania may never end until Johnny Manziel—Johnny Football to many—goes pro, but all the hoopla was at least about a football game for the last few weeks. That game was Manziel and the...

NFL executives reportedly believe Kevin Sumlin ‘is a star’

On Monday, I wrote about how both Kevin Sumlin and Johnny Manziel won despite Texas A&M losing to Alabama on Saturday. Mainly because the way the two handled themselves against the closest thing to a NFL team in college football. While there dividends from the game aren’t paying off Manziel quite yet, they are definitely paying off for Sumlin according to Mike Freeman of Bleacher...
College Football News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.