Pettine went on to say,
“After thorough evaluation and talking to the staff, we feel Brian gives us the best opportunity to win on Sunday,”
“This is a football decision, and those are always going to be based on what we think is best for our team.
With that, it means first round draft pick Johnny Manziel will be in back-up duty for the 13th game in a row.
Manziel was brought in the game last week against Buffalo in relief of Hoyer. Manziel lead the team on an 80 yard scoring drive.