Watch: Johnny Manziel runs trick play to perfection
Johnny Manziel may no longer play in the NFL, but that doesn’t necessarily mean he can’t take a page out of one particular team’s playbook.
That’s exactly what he did during Friday’s game against the Blue Bombers, when the Alouettes quarterback ran a similar version of the play that helped the Eagles win Super Bowl 52.
The Alouettes were trailing 21-6 at the time, in need of a big play to move the chains. That’s when Manziel and Co. busted out their own version of the “Philly Special,” and it worked. Manziel received the snap and handed the ball off to wide receiver Eugene Lewis, who was in motion across the formation. Lewis then tossed the ball to Manziel, who caught it and ran, for a gain of over 20 yards.
Continental Tire Petit Le Mans Post-Race Notebook
Monday October 15, 2018
Photo: Jake Galstad/IMSA ***Wayne Taylor Racing kept its 15-year streak of at least one win per season alive with a last-gasp victory by Renger van der Zande, Jordan Taylor and Ryan Hunter-Reay after the No. 5 Action Express Racing Cadillac DPi-V.R of Filipe Albuquerque ran out of fuel on the final lap. ***The win was […]
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— Barstool Sports (@barstoolsports) September 22, 2018
Manziel showed he’s still got some tricks up his sleeve on that play, which worked to perfection.
Week 5 Mailbag
Monday October 08, 2018
What’s up, Colts fans? It’s Sunday, and it feels weird writing this because there’s no game today. Thursday’s game against the Patriots played out about how most expected, at least on the scoreboard. It’s hard to look at a 38-24 game and find a lot of positives, but we were reminded of this much: No […]