By Nick Shook
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Like my colleague Jeremy Bergman wrote Thursday, #ComebackSZN is in full swing.
If you haven’t bought your Money Manziel apparel, there’s still time. There’s also time for the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback to make a return to pro football.
Johnny Manziel took his latest step toward achieving exactly that on Thursday when he threw at the University of San Diego’s pro day. At least 13 teams were in attendance, including a representative from Manziel’s former employer, the Cleveland Browns. And as our own Bucky Brooks said of Manziel, most first-round quarterbacks get two or three shots to make it work, even if evidence mounts to prove otherwise.
Manziel has also said he’s willing to take any opportunity presented, even if it’s a practice-squad shot, opening some additional doors to situations that might not seem as such on the surface.
That made us wonder: Should Manziel, who struggled with a multitude of off-field issues and flamed out of the league in two short years, follow through on his promises of a comeback, where might he land? Let’s explore below. Continue reading