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Cleveland Players Say Manziel Will Have to Compete to Start




Johnny Manziel is offically a Cleveland Brown but that doesn't mean he officially has a starting role. Browns players may be happy and excited for Johnny Football to wear their colors, but they're already taking sides.

According to Pro Football Talk, several players have saidthey expect Manziel to add energy and competition, but they are notruling out Brian Hoyer to keep the starting quarterback job.

CenterAlex Macktold Pat McManamon of ESPN.com he's happy with Manziel.

"I think good old Johnny Footballis going to be a good addition to Cleveland.Dont know who the starter is going to be, though.

LinebackerJabaal Sheardsaid that Hoyer won't give up easy.

Hoyers going to come out fighting,while others shrugged about the level of attention coming their way."

It's safe to saythatno matter what, Manziel will have plentyof guidance to learn howto handle things with the attention hes getting. That is key to his success.

For more on this story visit: Darin Gantt, Pro Football Talk


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