Steelers’ Arthur Moats apologizes to Browns’ Johnny Manziel for face mask
Johnny Manziel had a scare on Sunday when Steelers linebacker Arthur Moats brought him to the ground by his face mask.The Browns quarterback walked away without injury, and after the game Moats reached out to let Manziel know he was sorry.
Thanks to those of you who understand my apology is sincere. Just felt the need to respond to the individuals who don't know my character.— Arthur Moats (@dabody52) November 16, 2015
On Monday morning, Manziel saw the tweet and let Moats know he understood the linebacker was just doing his job.
Pittsburgh won the AFC North battle 30–9 on the strength of 379 yards passing and three touchdowns from Ben Roethlisberger. Manziel threw for 372 yards and one touchdown in his third start of the season for Cleveland.