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    Browns Reportedly Ready to Cut Johnny Manziel

    The madness ends in March. Authorities are once again investigating the troubled quarterback over an alleged assault, leaving Cleveland in a tricky position. It’s against NFL rules to drop Manziel before March 9 — releasing him earlier would incur a $4.6 million penalty on top of the millions guaranteed in his contract. Though they haven’t confirmed the decision, the Browns issued a statement saying his status would be addressed “when permitted.” Now both parties have to wait five awkward weeks to finalize what appears to already be set in stone.

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