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He doesn’t get on it often, but when he does, Johnny Manziel is a Twitter expert. After a weekend partying in Austin and being thrown out of a frat party or two, the over-covered Texas A&M QB took to Twitter to say a few inspirational things and respond to a few disparaging comments. His instincts on the field pale in comparison to those on Twitter. He’s always been a good scrambler. Also, can we give the man some credit for spelling most of his words correctly and using the correct version of “you’re”? Is that too much to ask?
That is probably in response to his partying and off-the-field behavior this summer, saying that a successful football season is all that matters. This tweet opened up the floodgates. Here are a few of his interactions: