VIDEO: Rick Neuheisel's awesome Johnny Manziel tribute song

Rick Neuheisel has been enjoyable to watch as an analyst on Pac-12 Network, but the former Bruins coach let his performance art shine on Monday's edition of the Dan Patrick Show with a country-western tribute song to Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel.

Neuheisel wrote new lyrics to Marty Robbins' classic country tune, El Paso. The parody song includes witty references to Manziel's off-field adventures, NCAA eligibility questions and on-field greatness. 

Check out the video below, as well as a sample of Neuheisel's lyrics from the song.

Out in the badlands they call College Station, 

Lived a young Aggie named Johnny Manziel. 

Football and life to him were a bull ride, 

He rode them both like a bat out of hell. 

He shocked the nation by beating the best, 

Flattening out the Tide. 

The Heisman came calling, the agents came crawling; 

But through it all Johnny Football did ride, ride, ride.

Now our young Aggie's no longer a hero, he was a target of public disdain; 

Another victim of fame and fortune, "What's wrong with Johnny?" became the refrain. 

CBS Sports Writer

Chip Patterson has spent his young career covering college sports from the Old North State. He's been writing and talking about football and basketball for CBS Sports since 2010. You may have heard him... Full Bio

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