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FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) is sacked by Seattle Seahawks' Marcus Burley in the second half of an NFL football game, in Seattle. For nearly two decades, the Browns, once a standard of NFL excellence and now a league punching bag, have been running in circles as they try to find a quarterback to lead them from the darkness to relevance and respectability. From Tim Couch to Trent Dilfer, from Derek Anderson to Cody Kessler, and let’s not forget that year of fun with Manziel, QBs have cycled through Cleveland like tourists with none sticking around for long. (AP Photo/Scott Eklund, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2015, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel speaks with media members following the team's 30-13 loss to the Seattle Seahawks in an NFL football game in Seattle. New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton shot down a report that his team had interest in troubled quarterback Johnny Manziel. They did meet during Super Bowl week, but Payton called the report the team was considering adding Manziel "false." (AP Photo/Scott Eklund, File)

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Former NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel, right, walks with his lawyer Jim Darnell after a court hearing in Dallas, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. A Dallas County judge ordered Manziel to be at the hearing to address concerns about reports that he has violated terms of a plea agreement for a domestic violence case. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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Former NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel, center, takes an elevator with his lawyer Jim Darnell, left, after a court hearing in Dallas, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. A Dallas County judge ordered Manziel to be at the hearing to address concerned about reports that he has violated terms of a plea agreement for a domestic violence case. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2015, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel speaks with media members following the team's 30-13 loss to the Seattle Seahawks in an NFL football game, in Seattle. Manziel has been suspended for the first four games of next season for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy.The suspension announced Thursday, June 30, 2016, is not related to the NFL's domestic violence policy, but the free agent quarterback would be subject to it if he signs with another team. (AP Photo/Scott Eklund, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 27, 2015, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) throws during the first half of an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Kansas City, Mo. Manziel had a second straight troubling season with Cleveland, one that included him being benched for misbehavior off the field. Browns owner Jimmy Haslam Haslam said Manziel made “undeniable” progress as a starter, but the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner’s commitment remains a major question mark. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga, File)

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In this Aug. 10, 2015 photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel smiles as he stretches during practice at the NFL football team's training camp Monday in Berea, Ohio. More college football stars are starting to snatch up trademark rights to their names, nicknames and fan slogans. Manziel famously won the rights to “Johnny Football” in 2013 only after filing a lawsuit against a T-shirt maker that had also claimed ownership of his nickname. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

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Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel warms up before an NFL football training camp scrimmage game Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

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Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel reacts during NFL football minicamp in Berea, Ohio, Tuesday, June 16, 2015. (AP Photo/David Richard)

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Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel looks to pass during an NFL organized training activity in Berea, Ohio, Tuesday, May 26, 2015. (AP Photo/David Richard)

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Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel watches during the second half in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs between the Atlanta Hawks and Cleveland Cavaliers Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

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FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2014 file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel watches from the sidelines in the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Cleveland. A person familiar with the situation says Manziel has been released from a rehab facility. Manziel entered the undisclosed clinic Jan. 28 for treatment of an unspecified problem. The person said he was discharged Saturday, April 11, 2015, speaking on condition of anonymity because of privacy issues. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

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Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel talks with the media at the NFL football team's training camp, Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, in Berea, Ohio. Along with key injuries and late-game collapses, the Browns' seventh straight losing season was undermined by the antics of wide receiver Josh Gordon, Manziel and cornerback Justin Gilbert. Owner Jimmy Haslam promised the organization will weed out any problem players. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

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Cleveland Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer (6) greets Johnny Manziel (2) on the sidelines before an NFL football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)

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Cleveland Browns offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, center, goes over the play sheet with quarterbacks Brian Hoyer (6) and Johnny Manziel in the third quarter of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)

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Buffalo Bills defensive lineman Kyle Williams pressures Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel during the second half at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park on Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/The Buffalo News, Harry Scull Jr.)

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Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel warms up before an NFL football game against the Houston Texans Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

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Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) rolls away from pressure in the third quarter of an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)