Charismatic Johnny ‘Football’ just what Cleveland needed



Whatever star alignment claims responsibility for putting the NFL’s most boring helmet on the most electrifying college football player of his generation possesses an interesting sense of humor.

Johnny “Football” Manziel is a Cleveland Brown. Let that soak in for awhile.

In the few seconds it took for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to broadcast the 22nd overall selection, everything about Cleveland — the city, the franchise, the overall pro sports vibe in general — suddenly mattered again.

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