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Manziel Must Learn From Barkley, Enter Draft

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We’re always looking ahead, a daily grind of figuring how the previous step will impact the next.

Then we get it all handed to us in one torturous weekend for one of the true good guys in college football. If Matt Barkley’s freefall on NFL Draft boards wasn’t shocking enough, consider this: It will impact college football for years to come.

“The days of players coming back for the love of the game or winning a national championship are over,” said one NFL agent.

First up: the white-hot supernova that is Johnny Manziel.

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