Johnny Manziel’s CFL Contract Is Highly Incentivized, Gets No Guarantee From Coach That He Will Start

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Johnny Manziel is officially back playing football at the professional level. Yesterday afternoon, Johnny Football announced to the world that he had signed a contract to play in the CFL for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Apparently Johnny’s contract with the team is highly incentivized and he will have to earn his pay all season.

Via Jason La Canfora

Manziel’s CFL contract: $122k base, $10k sign bonus, $18k housing stipend, $10k if active 6 games, $10k for 10 games active. $10k for 14 games active. Another $120k if plays half of snaps. March 1 $75k offseason bonus. 2018 $202k base w/same incentives

Johnny is also getting no guarantee that he will start over starter Jeremiah Masoli from his new coach June Jones

Via The National Post

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