Johnny Manziel Flipped the Redskins the Bird on ‘Monday Night Football’

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) celebrates running back Dion Lewis (28) scoring a touchdown on a pass, during the second half of an NFL preseason football game against the Washington Redskins Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in Landover, Md. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel.
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Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel reminded fans that he’s a 21-year-old kid Monday night when he gave the Redskins sideline the middle finger while walking off the field during a preseason game.

Manziel flipped the Redskins the bird with his team down 14-3 in the third quarter. You can argue about whether or not it was a big deal, or whether or not you’d want your franchise quarterback displaying that level of immaturity, but the most interesting thing about the gesture is Manziel thinking he’d get away with it. On Monday Night Football. With, like, cameras and stuff.

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Here’s the moment Manziel found out he was caught on tape.

Manziel completed 7 of 16 passes for 65 yards and a touchdown in the game.

h/t Deadspin