Originally posted on Sports-Glory  |  Last updated 5/16/14

Cleveland Browns quarterbacks coach Dowell Loggains said he received a text from Johnny Manziel on the opening night of the NFL draft last Thursday that helped get the team rolling toward picking the Texas A&M quarterback. Loggains told “SportsTalk with Bo Mattingly” on ESPN Arkansas 96.3 that Manziel sent him a text that read: “I wish you guys would come get me. Hurry up and draft me because I want to wreck this league together.” “When I got that text, I forwarded it to the owner (Jimmy Haslam) and to the head coach (Mike Pettine). I’m like, ‘This guy wants to be here. He wants to be part of it.’ As soon as that happened, Mr. Haslam said, ‘Pull the trigger. We’re trading up to go get this guy.’” The Browns did in fact trade up from No. 26 to No. 22 to grab Manziel. Loggains said the Browns tried to move up to No. 11 with the Titans and No. 16 with the Cowboys. “Mr. Haslam and Coach Pettine had called me 

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