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Here's The Epic Johnny Football Comeback You Missed While You Were Partying

Johnny Manziel was in fine, hyperactive form on New Year's Eve.

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Texas A&M opened the second half of the Chik-Fil-A Bowl down 38-17 to Duke on Tuesday night. But, to quote what is likely Johnny Manziel's favorite movie, was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor? Mr. Football got his own comeback started in the third quarter with this insane play, leaping over a defender, bouncing off his own lineman...

A&M would soon narrow the deficit to seven on a Tra Carson run. Duke then closed the third quarter with a field goal. Soon after the last period began, a perfect back-shoulder throw to Mike Evans set the Aggies up in the red zone.


And then Tony Hurd Jr. picked off a pass by Anthony Boone (who threw for 427 yards and three touchdowns) and returned it to the house. Boone would get picked again on the next drive, sealing the A&M victory.


Manziel's almost certainly going pro this spring; if he does, this goofy, amazing comeback will be a fitting cap to one of the most memorable college careers in the history of the game. Godspeed, Johnny Football!