Johnny Manziel Injury: Updates on Texas A&M Star's Knee, Likely Return Date

Tim DanielsFeatured ColumnistOctober 12, 2013

COLLEGE STATION, TX - APRIL 13:  Texas A&M Aggies quarterback Johnny Manziel #2 looks to pass during the Maroon & White spring football game at Kyle Field on April 13, 2013 in College Station, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
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Defending Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel suffered a knee injury during the first quarter vs. Ole Miss on Saturday, providing a potentially serious blow to Texas A&M's season, reports ESPN's Edward Aschoff:

Manziel is being helped off the field. No one touched him but his knee buckled. #TAMUvsMISS

— Edward Aschoff (@AschoffESPN) October 13, 2013

However, BamaOnLine's Travis Reier reports encouraging news:

Manziel looking like he'll give it a go.

— Travis Reier (@travisreier) October 13, 2013