Cleveland Brown’s former quarterback, Johnny Manziel, completed his second – and last game – in the Spring League. The 25-year-old could certainly convince. He has an offer from the Canadian Football League, but Manziel actually wants to go back to the NFL. He now has one month to decide his future.
Texas / Munich – Johnny Manziel played in the Spring League his second game – and showed up afterwards optimistic. “I can do exactly what I want to do and what I have missed for the past two years,” said the 25-year-old at “ESPN”.
And the quarterback gave a decent performance: He threw for 188 yards, scoring ten of his 16 passes for two touchdowns and finishing 27 more yards in six attempts. One of his best throws came in the first quarter when he threw a 50-yard pass to Antwan Gooley. His team, the “South Team”, nevertheless lost 34-17 against the “West Team”.
The ex-NFL professional noted that his litters are still somewhat “rusty”, but he still feels like he can still “show that I can throw the ball well”. In his second game in the Spring League, a Test League in which football players can prove their skills, Manziel felt but much better than in his first game last Saturday.
Manziel: Canada or NFL?
Manziel was happy to be back on the field. There was a time when I did not even know if I would play again, I’m extremely happy to be healthy, to throw the ball, I missed it, “quotes” ESPN. ” the ex-Browns star.
How does he continue? That’s not decided yet. Manziel is an offer of Hamilton Tiger Cats from the Canadian Football League before. There he could sign a two-year contract. The training camp at the Tiger Cats starts on May 16th. Until then, he has time to decide on the contract or, alternatively, to wait for an offer from an NFL team.
“I try to do what I can to play football again, we know when the deadlines are, we have one more month to train,” Manziel said after the second Spring League game.