ESPN has a knack of hiring former players who were average at best in their own careers but love to criticize the hell out of today’s players. Of course there are some exceptions but Merrill Hoge is not one of them. Hoge, who was a bum and mediocre at best in his playing days, loves tearing Johnny Manziel apart and being borderline disrespectful about it. Johnny Football took a shot at him and let him know he hears the nonsense but it really means nothing to him.


In case you don’t know, all Merrill Hoge is known for at this point are his stupid big neck ties that he wears on air.