Recent reports said that the Browns’ decision to bench Manziel was due in large part to him lying to them about the video.
Even with the obvious concerns, Browns OC John DeFilippo didn’t rule out Manziel getting another shot this season.
Manziel, 22, is in the second year of his four-year, $8,247,250 rookie contract that included $6,702,625 guaranteed. He’ll make a base salary of $794,936 this season and another $1,169,872 in 2016.
This season, Manziel has appeared in six games and thrown for 933 yards while completing 59.4 percent of his passes to go along with five touchdowns and two interceptions. Manziel has also ran for 90 yards.
We’ll have more regarding Manziel’s future with the Browns as the news is available.