Monday, May 5, 2014

New Texas defensive coordinator causes stir with tweet about Johnny Manziel

New Texas Longhorns defensive coordinator Vance Bedford is taking some heat from Texas A&M fans after a tweet he sent last Sunday night about former Aggies quarterback Johnny Manziel.

The aforementioned tweet can be seen below:

As one might imagine, Bedford's comments immediately ignited a war of words on the social media site between Texas and Texas A&M supporters.

Naturally, Bedford tried to diffuse the situation by sending the following tweets:
Manziel's agent, Erik Burkhardt, was still apparently pretty steamed about Bedford's comments on Monday, which is evidenced by this:
In Bedford's defense, as part of the coaching staff with Charlie Strong at Louisville, he guided one of the country's toughest defenses albeit in a weaker conference than the Big XII. Time will tell if Bedford has the same success in Austin, obviously. But for now Bedford isn't making any friends in College Station.

Via Dallas News 

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