Manziel Suspended for First Half of Season-Opener, ESPN Reports
Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel is suspended for the first half of the school’s season opening football game against Rice University, ESPN reported, citing a person familiar with the situation.
The National Collegiate Athletic Association has been investigating whether the Heisman Trophy winner was paid for autographs by a memorabilia dealer.
Alan Cannon, a spokesman in the Texas A&M athletic department, didn’t immediately respond to an e-mail message seeking comment.
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