Johnny Manziel RUMORS & NEWS

  • Manziel Gets Huge Tattoo While Flying on Private Jet

    CBS Sports "Johnny Manziel hasn't really been using his right arm to throw a football lately, so apparently he's decided to do something else with it: He's turned the arm into a tattoo canvas. Manziel topped off his wild weekend in New York on Tuesday night by getting a tattoo that almost takes up his..." June 02

  • CBS Boss Les Moonves I'd Consider Manziel for NFL Commentator 'Anybody Gets 2nd Chance'

    TMZ "Johnny Manziel -- future NFL commentator?? It's possible. With his playing career likely over, we asked CBS honcho Les Moonves if he would ever consider the former Heisman Trophy winner for a job in the booth. The answer wasn't a resounding YES -- but it wasn't no either. " May 07

  • Did Johnny Manziel flip the bird to camera crews in court?

    NESN "The Internet believes Johnny Manziel flipped the bird during his court appearance Thursday. The Internet’s probably wrong. Manziel was in court for his bond hearing after a grand jury indicted him on a misdemeanor assault charge involving his ex-girlfriend. He turned himself in Wednesday and..." May 06

  • Dallas judge orders Johnny Manziel to have no contact with his ex-girlfriend, no guns

    Dallas Morning News "Former Texas A&M and Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel appeared in a Dallas courtroom Thursday, a day after posting bond in his domestic violence case. Judge Roberto Cañas ordered the currently unemployed football star to have no contact with his ex-girlfriend Colleen Crowley, whether..." May 05

  • Johnny Manziel Pays Dallas County Bond, Expected in Court Thursday

    NBC Dallas Fort Worth "Former Texas A&M and Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel posted bond Wednesday after being booked in Highland Park on a family violence charge, his attorney says. Manziel, who grew up in Kerrville, was indicted last month by a Dallas County grand jury on a charge of misdemeanor assault..." May 04

  • Manziel’s college coach sees lack of contact as “a little unnerving”

    Pro Football Talk "Some have suggested that quarterback Johnny Manziel’s best chance of getting back into the NFL would happen only if his former coach at Texas A&M, Kevin Sumlin, were to jump to the next level. But Manziel could be burning that bridge, too. Sumlin recently told Arizona Sports 98.7 FM in Phoenix..." May 04

  • Ryan Leaf on Manziel: ‘It's like holding up a mirror’

    Great Falls Tribune "C.M. Russell High graduate and former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf said watching Johnny Manziel is “sometimes like holding up a mirror.” Leaf, a former first-round draft pick, appeared on “Fox and Friends” on Monday and talked about Manziel’s well-documented struggles. “This happens to anybody..." May 03

  • Johnny Manziel Calls Reporter a 'P***y'...Reporter Fires Back

    TMZ "Johnny Manziel just lashed out at a reporter -- calling the guy a "p***y" for allegedly posting a photo of the QB at an Ohio bar. But the reporter says Johnny is misdirecting his anger ... and THREATENED to catch him in the streets. Manziel went after sports radio reporter Will Burge --..." April 30

  • Johnny Manziel sends out a defiant message

    Yahoo! Sports "Johnny Manziel sent out a tweet just before the start of the second round of the NFL draft on Friday night. And in a way, it rang true. Honestly, it's hard to argue. Manziel is still the same person he was long before Cleveland drafted him. " April 30

  • Manziel Buys 300 Shots on Draft Night

    TMZ "Johnny Manziel drowned his NFL draft night sorrows in Fireball Thursday night ... ordering up 300 SHOTS at an Ohio bar for a few hundred of his not so closest friends ... and TMZ Sports has the video. Two years after he was selected in the 1st round ... the unemployed QB hit up Dahlia Bar and..." April 29

  • Manziel expected to turn himself in after judge sets $1,500 bond

    ESPN "A Dallas judge has ordered Johnny Manziel to appear in court May 5 and set bond at $1,500 after the former Cleveland Browns quarterback was indicted on a misdemeanor assault charge. Judge Roberto Canas told ESPN's John Barr on Wednesday that on May 5 he will briefly explain the conditions of..." April 27

  • Johnny Manziel: bail and a court date, a Bieber concert and a friend’s fears

    Dallas Morning News "Former Aggie and Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel won’t appear in court until next month in his domestic violence case. Dallas County criminal court Judge Roberto Cañas set bail for the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner at $1,500, which is typical for a misdemeanor domestic violence case...." April 27

  • Lawyer: Johnny Manziel could avoid trial if he agrees to get help

    CBS Sports "Johnny Manziel was indicted by a Dallas grand jury on Tuesday in the domestic assault case involving former girlfriend Colleen Crowley. The Browns' 2014 first-round pick is charged with one count of misdemeanor assault after allegedly striking Crowley, who said Manziel also shattered her ear..." April 27

  • Manziel officially indicted on assault charge, to plead not guilty

    New York Daily News "It’s official: Johnny Manziel, who went from Heisman Trophy winner to partying Browns reject, has been indicted on a misdemanor assault charge for allegedly attacking his ex-girlfriend. The indictment reads that Manziel “did then and there intentionally and knowingly and recklessly cause..." April 26

  • Ex-Browns GM explains who's to blame for drafting Johnny Manziel

    CBS Sports "One of the downsides of being an NFL GM is you get tied to the players taken by your team, even if you weren't really thrilled about those players being taken. Put another way: different general managers have different levels of power and sometimes don't get final say. For instance, there's an..." April 26

  • Manziel’s attorney says assault indictment to come Tuesday

    Chicago Tribune "Johnny Manziel is expected to be indicted Tuesday on allegations that he attacked his ex-girlfriend in January, an attorney for the troubled former NFL quarterback said Monday. Robert Hinton told The Associated Press that prosecutors have notified him they expect a local grand jury to sign off..." April 25

  • Grand jury reportedly indicts Johnny Manziel on assault charge

    Yahoo! Sports "A grand jury has reportedly decided to indict Johnny Manziel on a misdemeanor assault charge stemming back to an incident between the former Cleveland Browns quarterback and his ex-girlfriend. KRLD-AM, a CBS radio affiliate in Dallas, reported the news, citing sources in the Dallas County..." April 25

  • Uncle Nate is ‘desperate to help’ Johnny Manziel

    Larry Brown Sports "One of Johnny Manziel’s childhood friends is extremely concerned about the former Cleveland Browns quarterback. Nate Fitch, a friend Manziel met in middle school who later became his manager at Texas A&M, tweeted on Sunday that he has not heard from Manziel and is very worried about him." April 25

  • Manziel receives job offer from taco restaurant

    Sportsnaut "Former Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel is out of work and currently looking for a job. In between him partying it up throughout the United States, the former Heisman winner lost out on sponsorship opportunities and has been let go by two different agents. Oh, and he’s currently..." April 24

  • Meet the Drake hanger-on who’s enabling Johnny Manziel’s downfall

    New York Post "Johnny Manziel’s career is going down in flames, and it’s not hard to find one person fanning the fire. Ryan “OVO Ryan” Silverstein, who runs with Drake’s inner circle as the rapper’s assistant, is one of the fixtures in Manziel’s downward-spiraling life. Though Silverstein may count the rapper..." April 23

  • Report: Johnny Manziel likely facing indictment on Monday

    Sportsnaut "According to a report by Jennifer Emily of The Dallas Morning News, the Dallas grand jury expects to announce an indictment on Monday against former Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel, who will likely face criminal charges. This stems from a January incident with ex girlfriend Colleen..." April 23

  • Johnny Manziel 'I'm Training Every Day' ... 'I'm In the Mountains'

    TMZ "Johnny Manziel says he's like Rocky in "Rocky IV" when it comes to training -- climbing some insane mountains EVERY SINGLE DAY so he can get back in the league. We got the QB leaving lunch at King's Fish House in Calabasas (no, it's not a nightclub) ... and asked with all of his partying, when..." April 22

  • Legal document shows damage Johnny Manziel allegedly did to rental house

    Larry Brown Sports "So how do you rack up $20,000 in damages to a rental house in a 48 hour span? Let Johnny Manziel show you. The Huffington Post obtained a legal document sent to Manziel by real estate broker Nicholas Goodwin detailing the damages that he claims Manziel caused. In it, Goodwin claims that the..." April 22

  • Johnny Manziel: I hope to 'take care of the issues,' play this year

    USA Today "Johnny Manziel said he still is focused on preparing to be in the NFL this year, even after another tumultuous day for the troubled former Cleveland Browns quarterback. "I’m hoping to take care of the issues in front of me right now so I can focus on what I have to do if I want to play in..." April 20

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    BREAKING: Nike has terminated its endorsement deal with Johnny Manziel.

  • Johnny Manziel domestic violence case goes to Dallas grand jury Thursday

    Dallas Morning News "A Dallas County grand jury is expected to hear the case of ex-Cleveland Browns and A&M quarterback, party boy Johnny Manziel. The grand jury will hear evidence on Thursday. If he is not indicted, a decision could be made this week. An indictment would probably not occur until next..." April 19

  • Drew Rosenhaus Wasn't Bluffing, Drops Johnny Manziel as a Client

    Complex "Last week Drew Rosenhaus, a 27-year sports agency vet who's negotiated two billion bucks in NFL contracts, warned Johnny Manziel that he'd let go of him as a client if he didn't take "immediate steps" to "get the treatment [he needs]." The agent gave him a five-day window to take those "steps."..." April 19

  • NFL's Josh Gordon -- Partying with Manziel at Coachella

    TMZ "Josh Gordon was part of Johnny Manziel's party crew at Coachella this weekend ... TMZ Sports has learned. Several people told us they saw Gordon -- we were able to confirm by the tattoos on his arm. With several teams reportedly still interested in signing Gordon for next season, the..." April 19

  • Johnny Manziel has new 420 weed tattoo?

    Busted Coverage "Did you know Johnny Manziel got a 420 weed tattoo? It’s news to me too. BC reader @jkubs1209 sent word this morning after catching the L.A. cocaine rager story in the N.Y. Post. It’s unclear when Manziel got the 420 tattoo, but we did have video from the rager where a tattoo artist was inking..." April 18

  • Von Miller: Everyone who's counted Manziel out is wrong

    Sports Day "Broncos Super Bowl MVP Von Miller was at his alma mater, DeSoto High School, for a ceremony celebrating his accomplishments Saturday, which included receiving the key to the city and a "Von Miller Day." Afterwards at a press conference, Miller discussed fellow Texas A&M Aggie Johnny Manziel: Q:..." April 17

  • Of course Johnny Manziel is at Coachella

    Sportsnaut "After making headlines for his current living arrangements with Josh Gordon then being involved as a passenger in a hit-and-run accident, Johnny Manziel has made his way into the California desert to attend Coachella. TMZ Sports posted this photo of Manziel hanging out with Ryan Silverstein at..." April 16

  • Celebrity calls the cops on partying Johnny Manziel in L.A.

    Huffington Post "The Johnny Manziel party-rock roadshow hit Los Angeles this month. He’s causing quite a fracas wherever he goes, but the latest victim is Nicholas Goodwin, the owner the beautiful-looking West Hollywood home viewable above. The property is now slightly less beautiful, as Manziel and Co...." April 16

  • A person identifying himself as Josh Gordon was with Johnny Manziel at trashed party home

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "A person identifying himself as Josh Gordon was with Johnny Manziel at a rented home in the Hollywood Hills area of Los Angeles last week that was damaged, with alcohol and what appeared to be drugs readily visible, the owner of the rental agency told on Friday. Nicholas Goodwin..." April 16

  • Johnny Manziel accused of trashing pad with ‘booze and drug-filled’ ragers

    Page Six "Call it a case of affluenza. Rich-kid quarterback Johnny Manziel’s facing more questions about alcohol and drug use after he threw a wild party at a rented LA house, where he and his friends allegedly caused $32,000 in damage. Manziel, who comes from a Texas oil family and whose NFL future is..." April 15

  • Rosenhaus: Johnny Manziel hasn’t made steps toward treatment

    Pro Football Talk "On Wednesday, agent Drew Rosenhaus said that he would terminate his working relationship with Johnny Manziel unless the erstwhile Browns quarterback took the “necessary steps” to get his life back on track over the next five days. There’s still time left before that deadline, but Rosenhaus..." April 15

  • Drew Rosenhaus Terminates Relationship with Johnny Manziel Barring Treatment

    Bleacher Report "According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, agent Drew Rosenhaus informed former Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel that he has ended their representation agreement but will reverse his decision if the quarterback corrects his off-field behavior issues in expedient fashion. Schefter relayed..." April 14

  • Johnny Manziel Passenger In Alleged Hit & Run ... Picked Up By Josh Gordon

    TMZ "Johnny Manziel was a passenger in a car that allegedly hit a light pole and fled the scene in Hollywood this weekend ... and the person who picked him up after the crash was Josh Gordon. TMZ Sports has learned ... Manziel was interviewed by LAPD about a crash that occurred on the Sunset Strip..." April 14

  • Report: Johnny Manziel not living with Josh Gordon

    The Score "Where in the world is Johnny Manziel? Following a stream of confusing comments and reports about his living situation, Manziel is not living with former teammate Josh Gordon, according to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, citing a source. It was previously reported by ESPN on Monday that the..." April 13

  • Manziel Living with Josh Gordon, not Von Miller

    ESPN "Johnny Manziel says he has found a roommate who is on a quest to get the troubled quarterback back into the NFL. "I'm living out here with my guy, Von Miller. Everybody knows Von Miller. Super Bowl MVP, Von Miller, my brother. I'm living with him right now," Manziel told TMZ on Saturday night...." April 11

  • Von Miller, Johnny Manziel not living together

    247 Sports "Von Miller and Johnny Manziel are not actually living together, according to Mike Klis of 9News. Manziel told TMZ on Saturday night that he was rooming with the Super Bowl 50 MVP. The star pass-rusher is in Los Angeles this offseason as he competes on "Dancing with the Stars." His former Texas..." April 11

  • Johnny Manziel I Got a New Roommate

    TMZ "Johnny Manziel was at his home away from home Saturday night -- The Nice Guy nightclub in WeHo -- and he revealed something about his real home and the roommate with whom he desperately wants to work. " April 10

  • Broncos' T.J. Ward I'm Down with Manziel Too Welcome Him with 'Open Arms'

    TMZ "First Von Miller ... now another Broncos player is saying he'd be down with Johnny Manziel under center in Denver. We got Broncos safety T.J. Ward out in NYC last night -- who told us he'd welcome Manziel to the squad with "open arms" if the powers that be signed the QB to a deal. " April 10

  • Johnny Manziel Being A Bronco Would Make Me One Happy Dude

    TMZ "Johnny Manziel is keeping the Broncos rumor-mill churning. The former Cleveland QB was leaving The Nice Guy in WeHo Friday night when our photog opened the door for Johnny, to shoot down the rumor or embrace it ... he did the latter. " April 10

  • If Von Miller were in charge, Manziel would already be on Broncos

    CBS Sports "You would think at a certain point the whole "Johnny Manziel to the Broncos" train would stop moving. Like, before it got out of the station. Apparently it won't stop though. Not too long after Gary Kubiak and Denver talked to Manziel, we got Von Miller, Super Bowl 50 MVP and another former..." April 09

  • Manziel says he isn't drinking, is 'staying on track'

    TMZ "Johnny Manziel says he's NOT the boozy party boy everyone thinks he is -- telling TMZ Sports he's NOT drinking (just eating at nice restaurants) and "staying on track." A sober Manziel was leaving Le Jardin in Hollywood around 2 AM Friday morning when he told us, "I'm not really partying..." April 08

  • Why Broncos coach spoke with Manziel

    USA Today "If Johnny Manziel does wind up getting a second chance in the NFL this year, it won’t be with the Denver Broncos. Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak did speak with Manziel last month after the quarterback’s release from the Cleveland Browns, but the Broncos have no plans to sign the troubled former..." April 08

  • Gary Kubiak has spoken with Johnny Manziel, sources say

    ESPN "Denver Broncos coach Gary Kubiak has spoken with free-agent quarterback Johnny Manziel as a potential fit for the team's roster down the line, according to two sources connected to the team. Kubiak and Manziel both are former Texas A&M quarterbacks. But before the Broncos would make any move on..." April 07

  • New grand jury to hear assault case against Johnny Manziel

    CBS Sports "Days after a Dallas County grand jury finished its term without hearing Johnny Manziel's assault case, a new grand jury will be seated in the next 10 days, according to Manziel, the Browns' 2014 first-round pick who was released earlier this offseason for myriad off-field issues,..." April 05

  • Johnny Manziel got a new tattoo on his throwing hand

    CBS Sports "It's hard to envision a situation where Johnny Manziel is on an NFL roster at any point in 2016. Off-field issues led the Browns to release him after two forgettable seasons, and in the weeks since he became a free agent, Manziel hasn't rededicated himself to football, but has instead been seen..." April 04

  • Johnny Manziel Showing Love for the Rams ... 'Gurley's a Beast!'

    TMZ "Johnny Manziel hit up L.A.'s nightclub scene, but was all business when we raised the topic of his next potential team ... the L.A. Rams. Manziel was leaving The Nice Guy Saturday night -- looking sober and driving himself -- and we asked what he thought about playing for the Rams. He didn't..." April 03