"With the 16th overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, the Dallas Cowboys select Johnny Manziel, quarterback out of Texas A&M." Could you imagine hearing commissioner Roger Goodell utter those words on Thursday? Believe it or not, that could've been a reality because, according to 'Boys owner Jerry Jones, Manziel was the highest-rated player on their draft board when their turn came around. 

While talking with Cowboys beat writer Clarence Hill, Jones raved about Manziel and explained why he couldn't pull the trigger on taking the former Aggies quarterback. 

Jerry also made one interesting comparison to Manziel's level of celebrity status: 

Um, we don't know about the Elvis comparison, but yeah, Manziel to Dallas would've definitely been too much.  

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[via Clarence Hill; Charean Williams]