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McCarron the game manager

AJ McCarron

Many deem being called a "game manager" as a negative thing. But that's not the case at Alabama. In fact, head coach Nick Saban said that is the ultimate compliment for a quarterback.

Will A.J. McCarron ever shed the game manager label? He hasn't had to "take over" and win a game for Alabama, per se, but this is what he has done: --named the MVP of last year's national championship in his first year as a starter --eight games into the season, he's gone 122-of-177 for 1,684 yards and 18 touchdowns and zero interceptions (none in fact in his last 262 pass attempts) --leads the... Recommended Stories