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At NFL draft, Johnny Manziel is put on sliding scale as he goes 22nd
At NFL draft, Johnny Manziel is put on sliding scale as he goes 22nd

NEW YORK — Johnny Manziel turned out to be a dropback passer after all. The zig-zagging Texas A&M quarterback slid Thursday from the top of the NFL draft, where many people thought he'd be picked, all the way to the 22nd spot where the Cleveland Browns were delighted to swoop in and grab him. The Browns, meanwhile, navigated the first round with the unpredictability of Manziel with a football in his hands. They began the night with two first-round picks — Nos. 4 and 26 — and they made three trades to wind up with Nos. 8 and 22 (and a cache of others from their maneuvering) to come away with Oklahoma State cornerback Justin Gilbert and Manziel. In an opening round...

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