Well, it's time. Johnny Manziel will actually be throwing a football in front of hundreds of people in a display that will determine his future employment. Is this an overhyped media circus, or is it great exposure for Aggie Football? Share your thoughts and any other #HOTTAKES you come across in the comments. We'll start off with a few:
Outside of Johnny Manziel's Pro Day today: pic.twitter.com/EMD40J9ZQ7— Brent Zwerneman (@BrentZwerneman) March 27, 2014
Johnny's pro day ? Isn't this supposed to be a campus wide holiday or something ? #naptimeplz— Alex Caruso (@ACFresh21) March 27, 2014
THE SHEER AUDACITY!
Johnny Manziel plans provide a little twist to his Pro Day for NFL eyes: He will wear helmet and shoulder pads when he throws.— Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) March 27, 2014
Apparently this violates some sacred Pro Day creed.
Analyst: "Johnny Manziel wore a helmet and pads to his pro day? That's just bad form; cocky. He disrespected the history of draft pro days."— Brady Fredericksen (@Brady_Fred) March 27, 2014
Johnny Manziel will throw with helmet and shoulder pads today at his pro day...everyone else who has a pro day throws in shirts and shorts— Ty Thompson (@Ty_Thompson9) March 27, 2014
Not everyone is against it, though.
Also plans to use football RT"@ESPNNFL: Johnny Manziel plans to wear a helmet and shoulder pads when he throws at his Pro Day today"— Erik Marshall (@erik_marshall) March 27, 2014
Johnny Manziel wearing his helmet and shoulder pads when he throws today on pro day. #GoJohnnyGo— The Odyssey of O.D. (@Oclark38) March 27, 2014
Manziel gone wear helmet and shoulder pads at pro day.. Make a statement young fella!!!— lee robinson (@Leejr58) March 27, 2014
Although some are looking at the bigger picture:
This is how the "Was it really him?" conspiracy starts MT "@mortreport: Manziel will wear helmet & shoulder pads when he throws at Pro Day"— Mike TADDOW (@taddmike) March 27, 2014
@espn is reporting live from and spending 80% of its morning on Johnny Manziel's pro day. He is not even going to be first QB taken! Snooze.— Jacob Stradcutter (@Stradcutter) March 27, 2014
Espn needs to chill with the Manziel hype. It's just a pro day fellas— Benjamin McCabe (@MasonC218) March 27, 2014
ESPN airing Johnny Manziel's pro day. I think the term "jump the shark" is appropriate in this case.— Jay Martin (@jay_mart_) March 27, 2014
George bush making an appearance at #ManzielProDay lol .. This kid's gunna flake in the NFL.— Casino Smooth (@Casino_Smooth) March 27, 2014
Anyone that watches Johnny Manziel's pro day is gonna be bored as hell. I promise.— Patrick (@michiganpunk) March 27, 2014