Johnny Manziel, Mike Evans will enter NFL Draft, per report

Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports

Two of the largest Aggie stars will take their talents to the NFL this spring.

The Texas A&M Aggies are taking on the Duke Blue Devils in the Chick-Fil-A Bowl on Tuesday night. The game also will  double as the collegiate swan song for quarterback Johnny Manziel and wide receiver Mike Evans, according to Gil Brandt.

Both are expected to be selected in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft this May, joining left tackle Jake Matthews as highly touted Aggies. Manziel, the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner, has been the largest lightning rod in college.

Texas native Manziel has been a controversial figure throughout his time at A&M, with an NCAA investigation and half-game suspension to begin 2013. However, Manziel put together an excellent season for Texas A&M, throwing for 3,732 yards and rushing for 686 yards to lead the team.

Evans is also pacing the Aggies with 1,322 yards and 12 touchdowns on 65 receptions. At 6'5'' and 225 pounds, Evans is a big-bodied receiver who can create separation with physicality more than pure speed.

More from SB Nation college football:

Bowl season TV schedule, with scores and recaps along the way

Modern Hate: Four huge, behind-the-scenes stories on college football rivalries

The big, beautiful SB Nation All-America Team

College football news | Tons of five-star recruiting updates

Long CFB reads | The death of a college football player

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.