Breaking down the quarterbacks, Georgias Aaron Murray and Alabamas AJ McCarron, in Saturdays SEC Championship Game:
Theyre asked to do to different things in their systems.
With AJ McCarron, some people think its a knock on a guy to be called a game-manager. I think thats a compliment, because as a quarterback you have to manage games, you have to manage situations and I think thats decision making with the football and checks at the line of scrimmage and being accurate with the football. I dont think many people do that better than AJ does.
He does exactly what they want him to do in that system: dont turn the football over -- hes thrown 25 touchdowns and only two interceptions on the season -- and throw accurately on play-action because they run so well.
McCarron has done all those things extremely well.
With Aaron Murray, hes asked to do a little bit more in his offense. They spread you out a little bit more than Alabama does.
Hes outstanding with 30 touchdowns on the seaso...