Originally written on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 10/18/14
Hard to do a Texas A&M football season preview without just writing Johnny Manziel, Johnathan Manziel, Johnny Football, Johnny Freaking Football, JFF over and over again. He’s the only example of a college football player being a bigger figure than his coach or his program. I’m not saying #2 is more powerful than A&M football, or Coach Kevin Sumlin, I’m just saying he’s a rock star. He’s fourth generation big Texas oil money. The first freshman Heisman winner, with an arrest record. And we’re not certain what record list will grow this fall- police or passing. It’s a toss-up at this point. And now the alleged autograph scandal. Will A&M football even have Manziel this year? Will they have him for a full season? Or not at all? Texas A&M football reasons to get EXCITED! ALL CAPS! The national title game is within reach. Certainly the SEC title game is the minimum expectation. However, they need Manziel to get there. And they need him to have his head on straight and ...
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