The Rise of Johnny Football

This 2012 article provides a history of Johnny Manziel’s football career as his legend grew in Texas as a prep star and then as a freshman at Texas A & M. Manziel became the first freshman to win the Heisman and later was selected in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft. Manziel’s pro career has been a disaster thus far due to recurring off-the-field problems.

The Oral History of Johnny Football

SI.com, 12.10.12