Johnny Manziel to the AAF could be happening, will the attendance grow if he is signed?
Johnny Manziel could definitely improve the attendance of the
Manziel was linked to the AAF yesterday, and now it sounds as if it is in fact true. Manziel’s rights are owned by the San Antonio Commanders, but Manziel was in fact offered a workout by the AAF.
Darryl Moose Johnston the
“He was the one who informed me yesterday of what happened and that Johnny Manziel was now available,” Johnston said. “He just said, ‘He belongs to you in San Antonio, so what are your thoughts?’ I said, ‘Let’s just sit back and see what the league thinks, and we’ll move ahead from there.’ We’re in a holding pattern right now here locally.”
Tom Dundon told USA Today Sports that Manziel has in fact been given the opportunity to work out for teams.
“Right now, it’s a decision of the GMs, and they can decide what they want to do,” Dundon told USA TODAY Sports.
“If talent-wise this is close, the negative of him is that there is drama with him and you are trying to win games and build a team. The positive is that he brings in fans and attention.”