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Johnny Manziel's Father On "Druggie" Son: "I Hope He Goes To Jail"

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Johnny Manziel’s father Paul told ESPN tonight that the former Browns quarterback is a “druggie” who “needs help” and that he hoped his son would go to jail.

The Heisman Trophy-winner’s attorney Wednesday accidentally texted the Associated Press details of Manziel’s case, including that he was seeking a plea deal on his domestic violence indictment and mentioning a smoke shop receipt.

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