In a case of flip-flopping that would make Mitt Romney blush, the guy who once famously declared that he was "not a role model" is now angry with Johnny Manziel for not being a role model.
Or that's the impression you'd get, anyway, if you listened to Charles Barkley talk about the controversial Texas A&M quarterback on Waddle and Silvy on ESPN 1000 in Chicago earlier this week.
"Johnny Manziel, he's doing something I never thought was possible," Barkley, a former star at Auburn, told the show's hosts. "He's going to make me root for Alabama this weekend.
"I thought I would never say those words. I am so close to saying 'Roll Tide.' Johnny Manziel is annoying me so much. I'm really close to saying 'Roll Tide.'"
So what is it that has Barkley so annoyed?
"I think Johnny Manziel has just done a lot of stupid stuff in the last three or four months," Barkley said. "I do understand how that works for most people, but not in the case of Johnny Manziel, Johnny Manziel has just don...