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Draft reveals impact of pro day script

Originally Published: May 8, 2014
By David Ching | ESPN.com

Johnny Manziel's decision to break the mold for quarterback pro day workouts came about innocently enough, over a lunchtime conversation in February with his personal coach, George Whitfield.

That's when Whitfield proposed to the former Heisman Trophy winner that he try something that no elite quarterback prospect had previously attempted at his pro day at Texas A&M: throw passes while wearing shoulder pads and a helmet.

But Manziel, whose by-the-seat-of-his-pants style turned him ...

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