Johnny Manziel, in real life Jonathan Paul Manziel is an American football quarterback player. In his early life, he participated in different sports such as baseball, football, and basketball but later on focused only on football. Johnny Manziel did his schooling at Tivy High School in Texas. After that, he attended Texas A&M University and played for Texas A&M Aggies football team.
During his stay at Texas A&M University, he broke many records in football and earned several awards. Keep reading to know more about Johnny Manziel’s net worth in 2018.
Johnny Manziel Early Life
Jonathan Paul Manziel was born on December 6, 1992, in Tyler, Texas. Johnny father Paul Manziel belongs to Lebanese descent and his mother, Michelle emigrated from Italy. Johnny Manziel family is running a business of petroleum products. He has a long-time relationship with rapper Drake but he is currently engaged to Bre Tiesi.
Johnny Manziel parents have expressed their concerns about his behaviour with other people. In 2012, he was charged with failure to identify and having a fake driver license and founded guilty for failure to identify. Johnny violated the NCAA rules in 2013 and was suspended for first half of play against Rice University. He is also accused of domestic violence by his girlfriend. In 2016, Nike ended its association with Johnny Manziel.
Johnny Manziel Career, Awards & Achievement
Johnny made his college debut against the Florida Gators in 2012 as a redshirt freshman. He broke the Archie record of the total offence and produced 557 yards of total offence. Shortly after that, he broke his own record and achieved 576 yards of total offence. Johnny led his team to victory over number one ranking Alabama and became the most favourite for the Heisman Trophy. In his first season with Texas A&M, he sets new records and earned many awards such as Heisman Trophy, SEC Freshman of the Year Award, and Davey O’Brien Award.
In 2014, he decided to play at senior level but teams were hesitating to pick him at 2014 NFL draft due to his arrogant behaviour. Finally, Cleveland Browns selected him. Manziel performance was below par considering his talent in the first season with Browns. Cleveland Browns lost several games and questions were raised over Manziel performance. In early 2015, he didn’t take the field in most of the games and played very few games. He produced his best game against the Pittsburgh Steelers with 372 yards, but his team lost the game. The rest of the year also didn’t bring much fortune for him and remained benched for most of the time. In a game against the San Francisco 49ers, he performed a litter better but Browns released him at the start of 2016.
Awards & Achievements:
Although Johnny Manziel didn’t perform well at senior level, he was extraordinary at the college level and grabbed many awards. Some of his awards are listed below.
• Johnny Manziel was the first freshman to win Heisman Trophy and Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award in 2012.
• He was also the first freshman to got Manning Award.
• He also claimed the SEC freshman of the year award in 2012.
• Johnny broke the Browns record of most rushing yards by a quarterback in a single game.
Net Worth of Johnny Manziel:
How much worth Johnny Manziel has? Johnny Manziel started his professional career at a senior level in 2014 and his estimated net worth is $5 million. He is not currently signed by any team and he is trying to test his fortune in Canadian Football League. Football is his mere source of earning.
Johnny Manziel is an American professional football player. At the school level, he takes part in different games but finally decided to go with the football. His performance at the college level was well appreciated and got many awards. He didn’t perform well in NFL and questioned many times over his behaviour.