Manziel Fans Leave Giant Message For Jerry Jones

By: Alex Lotz Email
By: Alex Lotz Email

TYLER, Texas - Johnny Manziel fans have a message for Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones.

In Manziel's hometown of Tyler stands a new billboard claiming it's now Browns territory. The town once filled with Cowboys fans, is now divided after the Heisman Trophy winner was passed by the the team and swooped up by the Cleveland Browns as the 22nd pick.

The idea came from former A&M student, Jamie McDaniel, after he and several Aggie fans bought the billboard at a silent auction for $450.

"I'm done with the Cowboys," McDaniel said. "Let's root for the Browns!"

Filled with hometown pride and Manziel mania, the Ags decided to leave Jerry Jones a message: "Tyler, TX is now Cleveland Browns Territory. Paid for by former Dallas Cowboys fans."

No word from Johnny Football yet, but according to McDaniel, Manziel's parents love it.

Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, Trolling or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus
KBTX-TV Channel 3 4141 E. 29th Street Bryan, TX 77802 Phone: (979) 846-7777 Fax: (979) 846-1490 News Fax: (979) 846-1888
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 264133731 -
Gray Television, Inc.