AJ McCarron tells the @DanPatrickShow he isn't sure if he'll throw at the Combine.
USA Today "Former Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron said he supports the Northwestern football players’ movement to form a union. “I think it’s a good thing for college football for someone to step up and to try get more for the players,” he told For The Win. “I think eventually they need to do something..." January 30
My sources say AJ McCarron chose not to play in the Senior Bowl (not b/c of the inj) b/c he thinks he's a top 20 pick
Alabama.com "Mobile native and Alabama record-setting quarterback AJ McCarron has decided he will not play in the 2014 Reese's Senior Bowl. McCarron, who has regularly attended the Senior Bowl as a fan since he was a child, was invited to the all-star game after winning 36 times in 40 career starts at..." January 15
Fansided "Phil Savage works as the Executive Director for the Reese’s Senior Bowl, is a former NFL general manager and is a radio analyst for the Alabama Crimson Tide, so discussing A.J. McCarron is right in his wheel house. Savage went on the podcast for CFB 24/7 to discuss to Bama quarterback and his..." December 18
Huffington Post "Answer by Jason McDonald, The NFL Draft is what Christmas used to be. Time to unwrap our presents! Manziel has a lot of the question marks you get with a spread-style QB. He doesn't take a lot of snaps under center, so his footwork will need some polishing. He tends to do a lot of quick-hit..." December 10
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer "Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron doesn't feel the need to make his case for the Heisman Trophy. McCarron, one of six finalists for college football's most coveted award, believes he has said all he can with his play on the field. McCarron, who won the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, has been..." December 10
CBSSports.com "At this point there seems to be a consensus pick for this year's Heisman Trophy, but this has also been a season in which we've seen a lot of unexpected players mentioned as candidates in recent weeks. Which is why it doesn't come as much of a surprise that there will be six finalists for the..." December 09
CBSSports.com "Three quarterbacks were named finalists for the Maxwell Award, given anually to the "college player of the year," so it should come as little surprise that those same three players were named as the finalists for the Davey O'Brien Award; given to the nation's best quarterback. AJ McCarron,..." November 25
CBSSports.com "Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel and Ohio State's Braxton Miller headline a list of 16 semifinalists for the Davey O'Brien Award, which is awarded to the best quarterback in the nation. Manziel, who won the award in 2012, is trying to become only the fourth player in history to win the award twice...." November 04
According to @KirkHerbstreit AJ McCarron on Thursday had minor surgical procedure to address infection; toenail was removed
ESPN.com "Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron is wearing a walking boot but will play Saturday against Virginia Tech. McCarron is wearing the boot because of an ingrown toenail Alabama coach Nick Saban confirmed to ESPN's Chris Fowler. McCarron practiced all week without incident. "AJ practiced all..." August 31
Sporting News "According to Cecil Hurt of the Tuscaloosa News Alabama quarterback A.J. McCarron was injured during the team's first scrimmage Saturday. Hurt tweeted the news following the scrimmage saying Nick Saban said McCarron's foot was stepped on during the scrimmage and was held out for the remainder of..." August 11
Alabama.com "While in Mobile for a Team Focus benefit dinner, Nick Saban on Tuesday recalled that starting quarterback and Mobile native AJ McCarron's first scrimmage with the Crimson Tide didn't get off to such a roaring start. "I remember the first scrimmage AJ was in, we made him play with the threes,"..." May 03
ESPN.com "It wasn't pretty, but AJ McCarron wasn't worried. The fifth-year senior had been through his fair share of spring scrimmages, and a lackluster A-Day wasn't going to put him in knots. Not even six total interceptions, two of which he was responsible for, struck a nerve in the confident starting..." May 03
SB Nation "The two positions combined, the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft featured just one quarterback and running back. In the 2014 NFL Draft, don't expect that to happen again. South Carolina junior defensive end Jadeveon Clowney gets all the attention, and rightly so. On film, he's the most..." May 03
Alabama.com "AJ McCarron won't be the No. 1 quarterback available in the 2014 NFL Draft. He isn't in the top three, in fact. Yet the Alabama star is rated in the middle of a noted draft expert's list of the top 32 prospects. ESPN's Todd McShay lists McCarron at No. 15. Three Crimson Tide players are..." May 03
Alabama.com "Alabama football coach Nick Saban points to a number of factors when it comes to the "turnaround" in the Crimson Tide's program since his time started in Tuscaloosa. But perhaps there is no bigger reason than the recruiting he and his staff has done in Mobile. "The amazing thing about it is..." May 03
|2||Rams*||Jadeveon Clowney||South Carolina|
|4||Browns||Johnny Manziel||Texas A&M|
|9||Bills||Eric Ebron||North Carolina|
|10||Lions||Darqueze Dennard||Michigan State|
Draft order yet to be confirmed. Pick order based on current standings.
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