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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. While McCarron has developed a friendship with Manziel, don’t expect him to speak on his behalf. That’s what the media was hoping to get from him on Thursday’s SEC media day. Via USA Today: “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 [...]


AJ McCarron: “Johnny Manziel is his own man”

 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...

Johnny Manziel: I wasn’t hung over at Manning Camp

Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel was released from Manning Passing Academy on Saturday afternoon, after he was late showing up to camp. Numerous reports surfaced that Manziel took a night out on the town and was partying. Manziel apologized to Texas A&M coaching staff earlier this week citing “illness” and “dehydration.” Manziel, a sophomore, has made stayed in the headlines...

Alabama's McCarron steers clear of Manziel topic

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. Asked...

ESPN’s Joe Schad Reports That A.J. McCarron Unsuccessfully Tried To Wake Up Johnny Manziel

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...

A.J. McCarron Doesn’t Go To ESPY Awards, Tweets He Is Working To Get Another Championship Instead

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...

The Manziel Experience: Year 2

The long held belief was that underclassmen were not ready for big time college football, that they needed some time to get conditioned while “earning” their chance. It was a belief shared by the giants of college football, some of whom are held in the highest regards. Men like Paul “Bear” Bryant viewed this as the “right way” to do things. My how things have changed...

AJ McCarron details differences between him and Johnny Manziel

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 [...]

Katherine Webb lookin’ fabulous at the ESPYs

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. [TBL, @cjzero]

Five things to watch during Day 2 of SEC Media Days

HOOVER, Ala. -- With six schools and the one player that everyone has been waiting to hear from in attendance, the second day of the SEC Media Days figures to be the most riveting. Here are five things to watch as Auburn, Arkansas, Kentucky, Mississippi State, Tennessee and Texas A&M take the stage. 1. What will Manziel say? It's been an eventual seven months for Johnny...

McCarron nixes Manziel queries about Manning camp

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...

Johnny Manziel: 'Still going to do things that everyone in college does’

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel said the reason he left the Manning Passing Academy early over the weekend was not because he was hungover. Manziel was asked directly during an interview on ESPN’s “College Football Live” if he was drinking alcohol during his time at the 

Alabama Counting On AJ And C.J.

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.

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