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Manziel prepared for NFL stage

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - There's little debating that Johnny Manziel shines when the world is watching. Evident in winning the Heisman Trophy, knocking off Alabama in Tuscaloosa, and wowing NFL scouts and personnel during in his pro day work out.

Manziel knows how to put on a show, just ask Oklahoma who Manziel torched in the Cotton Bowl for a record 516 total yards. The question though, is which NFL team has the confidence the Tyler native can put on the same 'Johnny Football' show on Sundays.

Manziel says he's ready for the league, including the responsibilities that come with being the face of a franchise.

"I'm well prepared for that," Manziel said after his pro day workout on Thursday. "I've had to talk at a lot of places, had to do a lot of things that a lot of people in my position wouldn't of had to do."

He added, "So I think it directly prepares me for what's going on in the future. I think all my coaches have prepared me for this stage. "

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