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Johnny Manziel Speaks To The Media At The NFL Combine: "I Feel Like I Play 10 Feet Tall"

It's been an eventful day for Texas A&M superstar and number one pick hopeful Johnny Manziel. The ever-important NFL combine kicked off earlier today, and with it, a total media circus surrounding Manziel, who seemed to take everything in stride. 

Manziel's official measurements came out today, with somewhat mixed results.

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While coming in under six feet could hurt Manziel a bit, his large hand measurements are a definite plus, as is his 207 lbs weigh in. Manziel may be shorter than other prospects, but his solid build and escapability help negate his height disadvantage.

Manziel's measurements were a major talking point during his press conference, which just wrapped up. A crazy number of media members flocked to Manziel's podium, where the Aggie QB discussed his size, his playing style, and his ability to transition from the college lifestyle, among other things.

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">@DeepSlant: Manziel says he's a Texas guy and it means a lot for the #Texans to have the first pick. #NFLCombine

— Houston Texans (@HoustonTexans)

RT @DeepSlant: Manziel says he's a Texas guy and it means a lot for the #Texans to have the first pick. #NFLCombine

— Houston Texans (@HoustonTexans) February 21, 2014

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While Manziel won't throw at the combine, he looks forward to dispelling the notion that he can't play in a pro-style system. Manziel will throw for teams at a private workout in March.

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As you'd expect, at one point the focus shifted towards Manziel's party-heavy college lifestyle.

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Overall, the media seems to be very impressed with Manziel, a player who went through a ton of scrutiny this season, after the long presser.

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Whether his home-state Texans take him first overall is yet to be seen, but Manziel shouldn't have too much trouble finding a suitor near the top of the draft.