NFL Rookie Johnny Manziel Signs MusclePharm Endorsement Deal

August 4, 2014

Sports nutrition company MusclePharm Corporation has inked a multi-year endorsement deal with former Heisman Trophy winner and NFL first-round draft pick Johnny Manziel.

Manziel, who is also known by his nickname “Johnny Football,” was drafted by the Cleveland Browns with the 22nd pick in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft.

“I’m proud to join a lineup of competitive athletes from around the world who know MusclePharm as the top sports nutrition innovator and industry leader,” said Manziel.  “Top athletes know that MusclePharm has what they need to perform at their very best.”

In addition to Manziel, MusclePharm’s stable of endorsers includes Tiger Woods, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and professional football playersEric Decker and Colin Kaepernick. MusclePharm is also the Official Supplement Provider of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and USA Wrestling.

Commenting on the announcement, MusclePharm Founder & CEO, Brad Pyatt, stated, “Manziel is an electrifying athlete and a proven winner with a rare and dynamic athleticism. His work ethic combined with his relentless competitive drive make him an ideal fit for the MusclePharm brand. We are excited for the future.”