Johnny Manziel is about as big a star as you can find in college football — in status, that is, not in actual height.
After becoming the first freshman ever to win the Heisman Trophy, the Texas A&M quarterback hasn't let up this season, completing 70.8% of his passes for 984 yards, 11 touchdowns and three interceptions in 2½ games this season (he was suspended for the first half of the opener against Rice).
Still, there's already talk that his size — 6-foot-0, 210 pounds — might have a negative effect on where he goes in the draft next April, assuming he forgoes his final two years of eligibility.
But the success of some others taken in later rounds might help pave the way for Manziel.
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (6-0, 209 pounds) was taken in the second round by the San Diego Chargers back in 2001. He's a seven-time Pro Bowler who holds the NFL record for most yards thrown in a season.
The average height for quarterbacks in the league is 6-3 and rising. Do you think Johnny Football has was it takes to make it as an NFL quarterback?