Johnny Football's Heisman path, future
NEW YORK -- By Saturday night, a freshman will in all likelihood have won the Heisman Trophy. It might not even be close. It might be something close to Cam Newton's 2010 blowout, in fact.
When I ran into Aggies head coach Kevin Sumlin here earlier in the week, I asked him if that narrative was as crazy to him as it is me. His eyes got wide and he nodded. Sumlin expected Manziel to play well in his first season. But the Heisman?
"Never doubt Johnny Football," Sumlin said, beginning to laugh. "Johnny Football ..."
Here are a few vignettes from Manziel's rapid rise to the Heisman stage, and a look at what the future holds for him.
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