Bengals coach Marvin Lewis called Johnny Manziel a ‘midget’
Johnny Manziel seems likely to replace a struggling Brian Hoyer as Browns starting quarterback for Cleveland’s upcoming game against the Bengals and beyond. Cincinnati coach Marvin Lewis was asked about the quarterback uncertainy in advance of the game and uh …
#Bengals HC Lewis to WLW-AM in Cincy about Manziel: “You gotta go defend the offense. You don’t defend the player, particularly a midget”
— Mary Kay Cabot (@MaryKayCabot) December 9, 2014
Mmhmm, he really said that:
Credit: WLW-AM via Cabot
He really wanted to get that last part in there.
While the sentiment that you prepare for the whole team, not just one player, is legitimate, that’s not cool. Truly not cool, and also easy bulletin board material for Manziel and company this week.