The Cleveland Browns had so much hype going into the season and they appeared to be proving themselves in the early and middle portions of the season. Then, the final month of the season arrived and it was a complete and total collapse. 2014 was a year full of controversy, suspensions, injuries, hype, and false hopes.
The quarterback apologized to his Browns teammates Monday for a season of distractions and vowed to change.
Perhaps fitting, Johnny Manziel’s final play was a 1-yard loss.
Along with being sacked, taunted, embarrassed and mistreated on Sunday by the Bengals, Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel got humbled in his first NFL start.
Johnny Manziel looked overmatched and overwhelmed for much of the game, as the Bengals wrecked his anticipated debut as an NFL starter with a 30-0 smashing of the Browns.
Let’s take a look at the good, the bad and the ugly of Week 15. Here are the four takeaways you need to know from Sunday.
The bell has tolled for Brian Hoyer. And he never really had a chance. It’s showtime for Johnny Manziel. An entirely different show than the one to which he’s become so accustomed.
On Sunday, the NFL will get its first extended look at Johnny Manziel, who routinely turned broken plays into touchdowns at Texas A&M and will now try to rescue the Browns.
The playmaking, headline-making, love-him-or-hate-him sensation who has spent the majority of his rookie season as an orange-helmeted spectator, Johnny Manziel is now the Browns’ starting quarterback.
Rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel will start for the Cleveland Browns on Sunday against the Bengals, according to reports.
A Browns fan who says he wanted to give Johnny Manziel “a hug” was struck by the rookie quarterback’s entourage at a downtown hotel and was left with a swollen eye and lip, police said.
What does Tony Gonzalez think about Atlanta’s chances of making the NFL Playoffs? Who should Cleveland name as their starting quarterback? Gonzalez answers these questions and more.