- Ravens lose Joe Flacco and Justin Forsett in win vs RamsPosted 3 days ago
- Why I Love Ronda RouseyPosted 1 week ago
- In return to MetLife, Rex Ryan needs to keep quiet and focus on footballPosted 2 weeks ago
- The NFL’s biggest problem? IgnorancePosted 2 weeks ago
- New Jersey HS star Jillian Vassallo excels both on the field and in the classroomPosted 5 months ago
- Reality Check: It’s time to end the Tim Tebow era in the NFLPosted 6 months ago
- Adrian Peterson returning to the Vikings on TuesdayPosted 6 months ago
- Commissioner’s Move: It’s time to ban Ray McDonald from the NFL for lifePosted 6 months ago
- Grabbed league’s attention and MVP trophy, now Steph Curry must dethrone King JamesPosted 6 months ago
- 32 Questions: Oakland Raiders: How Good Can The Offense Be?Posted 6 months ago
Report: Johnny Manziel and Mike Evans headed to NFL Draft
- Updated: December 30, 2013
Just one day away from their Chick-Fil-A Bowl game, two Texas A&M stars have reportedly decided there next step. According to Gil Brandt of NFL.com both the Aggies quarterback and star wide receiver have reportedly decided to enter the 2014 NFL Draft.
No surprise but Manziel and Evans will be playing final college games tomorrow, multiple sources tell me. #TAMUvsDUKE
— Gil Brandt (@Gil_Brandt) December 30, 2013
In 2013, Manziel threw for 3,732 yards while Evans caught 65 passes for 1,322 yards in their red-shirt sophomore seasons. Both Manziel and Evans are projected to be top picks in the 2014 Draft, and are projected as top players at their respective positions.
While both Evans and Manziel are likely franchise changers, they’ll have to soak in their final game together against Duke, and prepare themselves to take on independent roles to step up and lead a franchise on their own.
Follow Mike Pendleton on Twitter @MP2310
Photo credit: (Scott Halleran/Getty Images)