Josh Peter, USA TODAY
Printed 1: 21 a.m. ET Feb. 14, 2021 | Updated 1: 27 a.m. ET Feb. 14, 2021
Johnny Manziel accomplished handiest 1-of-5 passes for 11 yards Saturday night time in his debut in the Fan Managed Football (FCF) league.
“Feels cherish I’m sizable washed up, but soundless had a blast,’’ he mentioned after his crew, the Zappers, misplaced to the Beasts, 48-44. “That modified into once basically the most fun I’ve had in a whereas.’’
Manziel, the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner and former NFL quarterback, scrambled for 38 yards on his first play from scrimmage but modified into once in no mood to boast.
“You glance me gain caught from behind, too?’’ he mentioned of his opening race. “Instances contain modified. We’re definitely in 2021.’’
Looking winded for noteworthy of the sport, Manziel, 28, obtained sacked twice. However he soundless seemed nimble on his toes, rushing for 67 yards and a touchdown on eight carries.
“We’re having a blast,’’ he mentioned. “This league is fun, and everyone that’s right here is having a factual time, so we’ll sustain getting better.’’
The four-crew league will play all of its sport at the Infinite Energy Enviornment in Duluth, Georgia.
“The product will sustain getting better as the weeks recede on,’’ Manziel mentioned. “Accurate begin even with the loss. You perceive, win or lose we booze on the Zappers.’’