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2014 NFL Draft Player Comparisons

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Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel and Fran Tarkenton

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Manziel doesn't have a great contemporary comp. But Tarkenton, who did much of his damage through improvisation and "escapability," is close. Manziel is a threat when he stays in the pocket, but, like Tarkenton, he's a master at extending plays. -- Kiper