AJ McCarron: Durability, agility, stats, more

Information on AJ McCarron's ability to plain through pain, his agility testing, high school career, and in-depth college stats.

INJURY REPORT
A.J. McCarron has never missed a game due to an injury, but did perform in six 2012 contests with bruised ribs.

AGILITY TESTS
4.84 in the 40-yard dash…1.72 10-yard dash…2.87 20-yard dash…4.25 20-yard shuttle…
6.91 three-cone drill…31-inch vertical jump…9'-3" broad jump…Bench pressed 225 pounds 17 times…Boasts a recent 600-pound squat…9 5/8-inch arm length…31 5/8-inch hands…75 7/8-inch wingspan.

HIGH SCHOOL
McCarron attended Saint Paul's Episcopal School in Mobile, Alabama, where the only quarterback in Alabama's 2009 recruiting class played football for head coach Mike Bates…Stepped into the starting lineup during his sophomore season, passing for over 1,900 yards, 25 touchdowns and four interceptions...The next season, he led the team to a 14-1 record and they captured the state championship against Briarwood Christian School off a missed PAT…Closed out that campaign with 145 completions from 232 attempts for 2,540 yards and 26 touchdowns with only three interceptions…Named Alabama Sports Writers Association All-State first-team and named to the ASWA Super XII (All Classes), Orlando-Sentinel All-Southern Team…As a senior, McCarron threw for 1,560 yards, 15 touchdowns and two interceptions…With his strong and accurate arm, he was named an Elite 11 quarterback…The Press Register's Super Southeast 120 (#26) and Alabama Mississippi All-Star Classic MVP, he added Super Prep and U.S. Army All-American honors…Listed as Super Prep's ninth-best quarterback and fifth-best overall prospect in the state of Alabama…ESPNU rated him fourth among the prep passers and 37th overall in the country…Added Birmingham News Super Senior list (rated fifth), Tom Lemming's Prep Football, Mobile Press-Register Super Southeast 120 and Press-Register's Elite 18 (ranked fourth) accolades in 2008…Also a member of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super Southern 100, as the two-time Class 5A All-State choice would conclude his career by accepting an invitation to play in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl and the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Football Classic, where he was named the MVP…In three seasons as St. Paul's starting quarterback, he threw for 6,066 yards, 66 touchdowns and just nine interceptions.

PERSONAL
McCarron is a Business major…Born 9/13/90 in Mobile, Alabama, where he still resides.

PASSING STATISTICS

STATS

ATT

COMP

PCT

YARDS

TD

YD/ATT

INT

I/PCT

2010

0048

   030

62.50

   0389

03

 08.10

 00

00.00

2011

0328

   219

66.77

   2634

16

 08.03

 05

01.52

2012

0314

   211

67.20

   2933

30

 09.34

 03

00.96

2013

0336

   226

67.26

   3063

28

 09.12

 07

02.08

TOTAL

1026

   686

66.86

   9019

77

 08.79

 15

01.46

 

RUSHING STATISTICS

STATS

GP

GS

NO

YARDS

AVG

TD

LONG

2010

13

00

006

    -010

-1.67

 00

   04

2011

13

13

030

    -022

-0.73

 02

   13

2012

14

14

049

     004

 0.08

 01

   24

2013

13

13

034

    -022

-0.65

 00

   15

TOTAL

53

40

119

    -050

-0.42

 03

   24

 

TOTAL OFFENSE

STATS

GM

PLAYS

PASS

RUSH

YARDS

TDR

P/AVG

GM/AVG

2010

13

    054

 0389

   -010

    0379

  03

 07.02

   029.15

2011

13

    358

2634

   -022

    2612

  18

 07.30

   200.92

2012

14

    363

2933

    004

    2937

  31

 08.09

   209.79

2013

13

    370

3063

   -022

    3041

  28

 08.22

   233.92

TOTAL

53

  1145

9019

   -050

    8969

  80

 07.83

   169.23

 




Dave-Te' Thomas has more than 40 years of experience scouting for the NFL. With the NFL Draft Report, Thomas handles a staff that evaluates and tests college players before the draft and prepares the NFL's official Draft Packet, which is distributed to all 32 teams prior to the draft. Follow Viking Update on Twitter and discuss this story on our subscriber message board.

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