The Hamilton Tiger Cats have traded quarterback Johnny Manziel against the Montreal Alouettes, the teams announced on Sunday.
Manziel, offensive attack Tony Washington and offensive lineman Landon Rice were sent to Montreal in exchange for defensive end Jamaal Westerman, wide receiver Chris Williams and first selection in 2020 and 2022.
Manziel, 25, never saw the field with Hamilton, led by quarterback Jeremiah Masoli. Masoli merged a CFL record with nine straight 300-yard passing game before week 5 bye
In Montreal, Manziel is reunited with coach Mike Sherman, who recruited him to Texas A & M in 2011, as Sherman's head coach Aggies
He will battle with Drew Willy, Jeff Mathews and Matt Shiltz for the quarterback fight, all tested by Montreal, which is 1
Manziel will try to improve an offensive that is bottom of the league table and yard ranking, tied last in sales, and seventh out of nine teams in the heats.