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Posted August 28, 2013 - 05:17 PM

The drama is finally over (somewhat). Johnny Manziel has been officially suspended for one half.

 

http://espn.go.com/c...pener-rice-owls

 

 


Edited by    , August 29, 2013 - 02:01 PM.

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Posted August 28, 2013 - 05:20 PM

won't matter

 

it's a game against Rice


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Posted August 28, 2013 - 05:23 PM

^ How do you feel about the penalty though? Fair? Too much? Double standard? Favoritism?


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Posted August 28, 2013 - 05:29 PM

NCAA dictates its rules by whatever generates most profits. This isn't a race thing, it is a business move.


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Posted August 28, 2013 - 05:34 PM

Terrelle Pryor must be shaking his head.


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Posted August 28, 2013 - 05:56 PM

SEC Blogger Chris Low

 

http://espn.go.com/b...el-after-a-half

 

It’s pretty obvious by now that the NCAA never really had anything on Johnny Manziel


He might have signed thousands of autographs for a number of brokers in a number of locales. But if he took money or agreed to take money -- and Johnny Football insists he did neither -- then the NCAA couldn’t find an ounce of proof. 


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Posted August 28, 2013 - 06:00 PM

Looks like a lot of folks in the media owe him an apology.


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Posted August 28, 2013 - 07:00 PM

As a USC fan, this is disturbing. it's not race, maybe, but it is a SEC favortism thing. [expletive]ing BULL[expletive]



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Posted August 28, 2013 - 11:34 PM

^ How do you feel about the penalty though? Fair? Too much? Double standard? Favoritism?



it's stupid.


So now college students can't sign autographs because if that person sales it on Ebay it could get that student suspended? 


Looks like they weren't exaggerating when they called the NCAA as close to slavery as it gets nowadays. 


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Posted August 29, 2013 - 03:30 AM

a 30 mins suspension...lol.

Anyways TAM could play their fans and beat Rice.


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Posted August 29, 2013 - 07:17 AM

Looks like a lot of folks in the media owe him an apology.

 

No they don't.  He brought it all on himself.  The media didn't report anything false. 

 

As for the penalty, it's stupid.  What he is in trouble for is that "Manziel should have known" that the stuff would be sold.  What's funny is that guess who was told they "should have known"? USC with the whole Reggie Bush thing. 

 

The NCAA is definitely corrupt so it doesn't surprise me.  



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Posted September 01, 2013 - 06:04 AM

welp he shut up the haters today


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Posted September 01, 2013 - 07:53 AM

welp he shut up the haters today

 

Not really. 

 

There's been zero question about his ability to play the game of football.  He is a talent, no doubt about it. 

 

This morning, people are pissed about his conduct on the field.  His signing autographs taunt along with the money taunt has people questioning his character.  He's making a big joke out of something that he got away with.  Make no mistake, Manziel got away with a serious violation.  He was simply smart enough to make sure there was no money trail. 



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Posted September 01, 2013 - 09:32 AM

This morning, people are pissed about his conduct on the field.  His signing autographs taunt along with the money taunt has people questioning his character.

 

This

 

Can't wait til we bust this fool up


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Posted September 01, 2013 - 09:38 AM

http://espn.go.com/c...n-unselfishness

 

After leading the Aggies to a field goal and 31-21 lead on his first series of the second half, Manziel returned to the field again after Texas A&M's defense intercepted a pass for the second straight series. Texas A&M's offense took over at Rice's 34-yard line, and Manziel scrambled for eight yards and a first down on third-and-7. After the play, Manziel motioned to a Rice defender, shook his head, and pretended to sign an autograph. After throwing a 23-yard touchdown to Mike Evans, Manziel walked down the field while rubbing his thumb and forefingers together, a gesture that typically means "money."


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