Johnny Manziel In ‘Serious Talks’ To Make Football Comeback in New Pro League

Johnny Manziel In ‘Serious Talks’ To Make Football Comeback in New Pro League

Johnny Manziel In ‘Serious Talks’ To Make Football Comeback in New Pro League

Johnny Manziel

‘Serious Talks’ To Make Football Comeback

… In New Pro League

Johnny Manziel may not be done with pro football after all — he’s in “serious talks” to join a new league, TMZ Sports has learned.

We’re told the 28-year-old is close to inking a deal with the new “Fan Controlled Football” league, which is set to debut in Feb. 2021.

FYI, the FCF is an arena football-style league consisting of 4 teams where almost everything — including the play calls — is picked by the fans.

So far, HUGE names like Quavo, Mike Tyson and Marshawn Lynch have all signed on to be team owners and the league has a deal for the games to stream live on Twitch.

A league spokesperson tells us Manziel is currently in talks with comedian Bob Menery — who co-owns the Zappers team with Mets pitcher Trevor May.

Obviously, it’d be a huge get for the league … Manziel was one of the most electric college football players EVER — and was a former Browns first-round pick in 2014. He also brought viewers to the TV in record numbers during his stint in the Canadian Football League.

But, Manziel hasn’t played ball since 2019 — and just a few months ago, he told TMZ Sports he was officially retired from football and moving on with his life.

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Manziel apparently had a change of heart — hey, he’s allowed — and this week, even posted about the opportunity on social media.

“Currently the starting QB of [Bob Menery’s Zappers]. Time to tear old town down in my owners honor.”

Getcha popcorn ready!

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