Johnny Manziel showed flashes of his old football self in his CFL debut.
And not just with his arm and legs.
He did some good things, Jones said of Manziel’s debut (via the Hamilton Spectator), adding that he’d kept things simple for his QB. He’s got a game presence. He just hasn’t been here quite as long. He’s not flustered, he’s not rattled.
The Argonauts defeated the Ticats, 36-18.
I take full responsibility for not taking care of my business in the classroom, it read in part. I will use this tough lesson as motivation to get better and learn from my mistakes as I become a professional.
Alexander had seven career interceptions for the Hokies, including four as a sophomore. He missed four games last fall due to suspension and injury.
Still, at 6-foot-3, 207 pounds, he has a good chance to become the first player selected in the supplemental draft since 2015. The draft is usually held in early to mid July and has previously featured high-profile players like Josh Gordon, Terrelle Pryor and Ahmad Brooks.
Brees and his wife, Brittany, who also attended Purdue, have been heavily involved in fundraising for school, having donated more than $3 million.
Brees took possession of the Wooden jersey in the early morning hours of May 18 but kept his winning bid quiet because he wanted to surprise top Purdue athletic officials with the item at an event on Tuesday night.