Johnny Manziel threw the first two touchdown passes of his Canadian Football League career in the Montreal Alouettes’ 34-29 loss to the Saskatchewan Roughriders.
Alouettes quarterback Vernon Adams is apologizing for harsh comments made against Montreal fans following the team’s 44-23 loss to Edmonton on Thursday, as cheers for second stringer Johnny Manziel erupted in the stands. Manziel is slated to make his CFL debut on Friday night.
Johnny Manziel is one step closer to the field, and he feels fortunate to be there. Via Kevin Seifert of ESPN.com, Manziel talked to reporters prior to his first start in his comeback, as he will take the field for the Montreal Alouettes against his previous team, the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.