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Johnny "Football" Suspended for Half a Game

Heisman trophy winner Johnny "Football" Manziel will start out this season on the bench for about 30 minutes.
COLLEGE STATION, TX -- Heisman trophy winner Johnny "Football" Manziel will start out this season on the bench for about 30 minutes. The Texas A&M quarterback has been ordered to serve a half-game suspension. The National Collegiate Athletic Association and the University made the announcement Wednesday.

Manziel is accused of taking money for signing autographs. In a statement, the NCAA and Texas A&M say there is no evidence Manziel received any payment. In addition to serving his suspension, Manziel will address the team about lessons learned. And Texas A&M will revise its education concerning student-athlete autographs.

The Aggies take on rice in their season opener saturday.
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