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McCarron has been sort of swept up in the Johnny Football saga, but basically he told the media in the most polite way “Ain’t Nobody Got Time For That”.
“I can’t answer on Johnny Manziel’s part,” McCarron said when asked to address the situation involving Manziel at the Manning Passing Academy, an event in Thibodaux, La., where McCarron and Manziel served as co-counselors. Manziel left the academy early after oversleeping, he told ESPN.
“My name’s AJ,” he said. “Everything that has to do with him, he’s his own man. I’m not going to speak on another man’s business. That’s how I was raised. If I don’t have nothing to do with you, don’t speak on it.
“I know how I handle myself out in public, how I carry myself in front of people. That’s what I’m worried about, trying to be the best player and the best person off the field that I can be for my family and the University of Alabama. I never want to disrespect them in any way.”
Some subliminal shots, but all and all the statement is correct. He isn’t Johnny Manziel’s babysitter, plus he is the one with the championship rings not Johnny Football.
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Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron told media during SEC Media Days that he accepts the responsibility that comes with a high profile position, but his position does not qualify him to speak of behalf of Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel. McCarron and Manziel both served as counselor at Manning Camp last weekend. Manziel’s name ended up in the media, after a rumor regarding him partying...
A.J. McCarron isn't talking about Johnny Manziel. He is staying above it all, not showing any jealousy or dislike of Manziel, not passing judgment, not playing off of Manziel's sudden infamy, not jabbing at Manziel or expressing disapproval. And by no means is he already starting up the hype for the Alabama-Texas A&M game this season.
"I can't answer on Johnny...
Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron is steering clear of the Johnny Manziel questions.
McCarron fielded plenty of them Thursday at Southeastern Conference media day, where his Texas A&M counterpart faced the spotlight a day earlier.
McCarron and Manziel were roommates at the Manning Passing Academy, where Manziel left early and blamed missing activities on oversleeping.
Yesterday, Johnny Manziel was grilled about his early departure from the Manning Passing Academy this past weekend. Johnny explained that he “overslept” the morning meetings, which stirred up quite a bit of controversy. Manziel also revealed that he was roommates with Alabama’s A.J. McCarron at the Academy, which caused many people to question why McCarron didn’t wake him...
Alabama’s star quarterback A.J. McCarron didn’t get to go to Los Angeles tonight for the ESPY Awards — and it doesn’t seem that he’s too upset about it. In fact, McCarron decided to take a shot at the athletes in attendance on Twitter:
You’re right I’m not at the espy’s! I don’t have to be at a award show to know what my team did. I’m back at school working to...
Someone a little jealous that a certain Johnny Football is at the ESPY’s? Seems that way, or else this Tweet from the University of Alabama’s quarterback wouldn’t have been sent.
We assume A.J. got a little sick of asking why he wasn’t with Katherine Webb at the ESPY’s. FYI… Katherine made our top list of women who stole the show at the ESPY’s.
AJ McCarron and three fellow Manning Passing Academy quarterbacks pulled the sleeping car ride prank on South Alabama QB Brandon Bridge.
Alabama quarterback A.J. McCarron would not address a report that said he tried to wake up an oversleeping Johnny Manziel at the Manning Passing Academy last weekend because the Crimson Tide QB said he did not want to get into another player’s business. But in the process of explaining why he would not comment on [...]
The other star quarterback entering into the 2013 college football season is Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback A.J. McCarron. He was recently seen at the same bar in Thibodaux, LA as the Manning brothers, and his roommate for the camp, Johnny Manziel. Unlike Manziel, McCarron was able to get himself out of bed and arrive on-time last Saturday morning at the Massing Passing Academy...
Here’s a surprise: Katherine Webb stole the Red Carpet spotlight at the 2013 ESPYs. The 24-year-old girlfriend of Alabama quarterback A.J. McCarron showed up wearing this mermaid inspired dress. Here’s hoping this Diehard Beauty attends many more black tie events.
HOOVER, Ala. AJ McCarron is a humble, team-first kid, by nature. For once, though, he seemed genuinely relieved to field questions about typically taboo topics, like dynasties and the Heisman Trophy.
Thanks to Johnny Manziel.
Last week, Manziel made national headlines when he was a no-show at a few events at the Manning Passing Academy in Thibodaux, La. (July 11-14) and subsequently...
Over the past five years at Alabama, Coach Nick Saban’s relationship with quarterback AJ McCarron has flourished, and he’s understandably happy to have a fifth-year senior quarterback at the helm. “We have a wonderful quarterback who has developed and become a very good leader on our team,” Saban said at SEC Media Days in Hoover Thursday. added that McCarron’s role could expand.