Sport Johnny Manziel To Play in Spring League

19:10  14 february  2018
19:10  14 february  2018 Source:   si.com

Report: Teen, her boyfriend sentenced for killing grandparents

  Report: Teen, her boyfriend sentenced for killing grandparents Cassandra Bjorge and Johnny Hiro Rider stabbed and bludgeoned the elderly couple before smoking pot and partyingCassandra Bjorge and her boyfriend, Johnny Hiro Rider, pleaded guilty to stabbing and bludgeoning Bjorge's grandparents to death with a tire iron.

Ex-Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel signs deal to play in the Spring League . The Spring League touts itself as an "elite developmental league and scouting event for professional football talent" with the ultimate goal of having those athletes play in the NFL.

Johnny Manziel will return to a football field in late March. The ex-Cleveland Browns quarterback announced Wednesday he would be joining The Spring League in Austin, Texas, beginning Manziel received an offer to play in the CFL with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, but sides did not agree on a contract.

a close up of a man throwing a ball © Andrew Weber/Getty Images

Former NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel has signed on to compete in the Spring League.

The Spring League touts itself as an "elite developmental league and scouting event for professional football talent" with the ultimate goal of having those athletes play in the NFL.

“Football has been a huge part of my life for as long as I can remember. Sometimes you take for granted how much you value something until it’s gone. My goal is to make it back to the NFL and I realize I have to earn that privilege,” Manziel said. “The Spring League has provided me with a great opportunity to play ball again, and ultimately, that is all I want to do. I miss the competition.”

Johnny Manziel Opens Up About Alcohol Use; Seeks NFL Return

  Johnny Manziel Opens Up About Alcohol Use; Seeks NFL Return Former Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel says he wants to return to the NFL and adds that he has cleaned his life up since a series of incidents that ultimately got him cut from the team that drafted him. Manziel said he was self-medicating with alcohol and suffering from depression. He says he is now taking medication for bipolar disorder.

"The Spring League has provided me with a great opportunity to play ball again, and ultimately, that is all I want to do. I miss the competition." MAKE A CHOICE: Johnny Manziel 's Spring League games conflict with popular Aggies events.

Johnny Manziel is returning to professional football — for a few weeks this spring , anyway. The Spring League , a developmental football league in Texas, announced Wednesday that Manziel will participate in its upcoming season, which will feature a total of four games played among four teams.

The Spring League will start on March 28 and run through April 15 in Austin, Texas.

Manziel, 25, said this week in an interview with ABC News that he is past his alcohol problems and is taking medication to treat bipolar disorder.

Manziel has not played in an NFL game since Week 16 of the 2015 season and was released by the Cleveland Browns after two seasons following an alleged domestic violence incident with his ex-girlfriend.

Related slideshow: Best images of Super Bowl LII (Provided by photo services)

Report: Stanford QB Costello to miss spring practice

  Report: Stanford QB Costello to miss spring practice Quarterback K.J. Costello, who started seven games for Stanford as a redshirt freshman in 2017, will miss spring practice because of a hip injury, Bruce Feldman of Sports Illustrated reported. Stanford has not officially commented on Costello's status.

AUSTIN, Texas -- Quarterback Johnny Manziel played in his second and final game of the Spring League on Thursday night and has a little more than a month before he has to make a decision about his future in football.

Johnny Manziel has signed on to play full contact football again -- as a quarterback in the upcoming " Spring League ." The league kicks off on March 28 in Austin, TX -- and during the 2017 season, several NFL scouts attended games to check out some of the players .

Stanton: Yankees debut was better than spring in Miami .
Giancarlo Stanton can't even see Marlins Park in his rearview mirror anymore. Stanton officially donned a New York Yankees uniform for the first time in game action on Friday during their Grapefruit League opener against the Detroit Tigers. It wasn't a glamorous debut in pinstripes for the reigning National League MVP, but it's nonetheless a day he will likely remember for a long time. When he tried to compare Friday to past spring games he participated in with the Miami Marlins, it was simply no contest.

Source: http://us.pressfrom.com/news/sports/-120133-johnny-manziel-to-play-in-spring-league/

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

This is interesting!