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Johnny Manziel text to Browns: 'Hurry up and draft me'
Johnny Manziel text to Browns: 'Hurry up and draft me'

Johnny Manziel had a long wait before hearing his name called during last week's NFL draft -- much longer than many anticipated. Can't blame the guy for getting a little impatient. But even after a three-hour wait, very few people would have the guts to send out a text telling a team to "hurry up and draft me." Then again, there's only one Johnny Football. And that's just what he is said to have done, encouraging the Cleveland Browns -- who had already passed on him earlier in the first round -- to move up in the draft and make him their quarterback of the future. According to Cleveland quarterbacks coach Dowell Loggains, the tactic worked. The Browns...

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