Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Texas A&M selling ground Johnny Manziel walked on for $400

Johnny Manziel is one popular fellow these days. Previously a mere top draft pick selection, he's now one of those guys whose decisions are so important, what he's wearing at a party counts as news.

Texas A&M selling ground Johnny Manziel walked on for $400

Johnny loves that A&M grass! (AP Photo/Beth Hall)
Johnny loves that A&M grass! (AP Photo/Beth Hall)

Johnny Manziel is one popular fellow these days. Previously a mere top draft pick selection, he's now one of those guys whose decisions are so important, what he's wearing at a party counts as news.

Naturally, as Texas A&M begins replacing the natural grass on their home field, they will be sellingoff chunks of their tifway-bermuda breed to people who believe that sort of thing contains value, financially or sentimentally.

For a mere $400, you can own some of the blades of grass potentially trampled by Manziel, who as we can see above loved it so dearly, he has attempted to burrow his face into it with the help of a generous defender.

Complete with a  certificate of authenticity from the A&M fields manager - seriously - and including instructions for taking care of the grass, some clumps will be available for $20, though ESPN is not saying how or why

More coverage
 
Latest college sports videos
 
Buy college apparel and college gear
Sports Producer
About this blog
Pattison Ave. offers an eclectic mix of news and nuggets about Philadelphia sports and beyond. Live chats, analysis, random thoughts, viral videos, odds and ends -- you'll find it all here.

Jonathan Tannenwald Sports Producer
Jerry Gaul Sports Producer
Vaughn Johnson Sports Producer
Justin Klugh Sports Producer
Andrew Albert Sports Producer
Ryan Venezia Sports Producer
Rob Tornoe Sports Cartoonist
Latest Videos:
Also on Philly.com:
letter icon Newsletter