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Manziel to attempt comeback at Spring League

From ESPN - February 14, 2018

Former Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel will participate in the developmental Spring League this year as part of his attempt to return to the NFL.

The Spring League announced Wednesday that Manziel has signed a deal to play in the Elite D-League, which runs in Austin, Texas, from March 28 through April 15.

"We believe our platform is the ideal forum for Mr. Manziel to enact his NFL comeback," league CEO Brian Woods said in a statement.

Manziel, who told ABC News on Monday that he has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, acknowledged in a statement that he has "made my share of mistakes" but said he is thankful for the opportunity to play in the Spring League.

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