Johnny Manziel unsure if he’ll appeal his middle finger fine August 23, 2014 by Paul Jackiewicz 1 Comment Johnny Manziel’s agent isn’t sure if they’re going to appeal the $12,000 fine his client got hit with for flipping the bird at the Redskins this past Monday. Erik Burkhardt, who reps @JManziel2, on appealing fine: "We haven't made that determination or even discussed that yet.'' Focus on Sat game. — Ed Werder (@Edwerderespn) August 22, 2014 What would they appeal for? He flipped the bird and was wrong.