Johnny Manziel's Rise to Stardom

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Johnny Manziel won a three-man competition for starting quarterback at Texas A&M before the 2012 season and never looked back, leading the Aggies to a 10-2 record and becoming the first freshman to win the Heisman Trophy. In his second season as Texas A&M's starter, Manziel threw for 4,114 yards while completing almost 70 percent of his passes. He had 37 touchdowns and 13 interceptions and also ran for 759 yards and nine touchdowns. SI takes a look back at Johnny Football's journey to stardom, starting with him throwing passes at the age of 1½.

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