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AJ McCarron

25-Year-Old Quarterback – Cincinnati Bengals

2015 Pass/Rush Stats

Yds

854

TD

6

INT

2

Yds

31

TD

0

2016 Pass/Rush Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

After Andy Dalton suffered a fractured thumb in Week 14, McCarron was thrust into the starting position for the remainder of the season. In his last five games, including the wild-card loss to the Ste...

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Bye Week:  9

HT: 6' 3"   WT: 210   DOB: 9/13/1990  College: Alabama  DRAFTED: 5th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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AJ McCarron Contract Information:

Signed a four-year contract worth $2.401 million with the Bengals in May of 2014.

August 12, 2016  –  AJ McCarron News

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McCarron completed 11 of 16 passes for 125 yards and a touchdown in Friday's preseason opener against the Vikings.

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AJ McCarron NFL Stats
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  Passing Pass Distance Big Pass Games Rushing Fumbles
Year Age Team G Comp Att Pct Yards TD INT YPA 20+ 40+ 300+ 350+ 400+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost
2015 24 Cin 7 79 119 66.4% 854 6 2 7.2 0 0 0 0 0 14 31 2.2 0 1 1
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

AJ McCarron Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Passing Stats Red Zone Passes Red Zone Runs
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Rating Yds/G TD% INT% Sacks In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
2015 24 Cin 7 8.8 8.8 8.8 97.1 122 5.0 1.7 12 0 0 0 0 0 0
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AJ McCarron – Playing Time Overview

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#2 Quarterback

Snap Count Stats

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Offensive Snaps in 2015

AJ McCarron was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on offense in 2015.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2015

AJ McCarron was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2015.

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2015 0 0
AJ McCarron 2015 Game Log
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  Snap Count Passing Pass Distance Rushing Fumbles Red Zone Passes Red Zone Runs
Week Opp Off ST Comp Att Pct Yards TD INT YPA 20+ 40+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
1 @Oak
2 SD
3 @Bal
4 KC
5 Sea
6 @Buf
7 @Pit
8 Cle 0 0 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 2 -2 -1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Hou
10 @Ari
11 StL 0 0 1 1 100.0% 3 0 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 @Cle 0 0 2 3 66.7% 19 0 0 6.3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Pit 0 0 22 32 68.8% 280 2 2 8.8 0 0 3 8 2.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 @SF 0 0 15 21 71.4% 192 1 0 9.1 0 0 2 2 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 @Den 0 0 22 35 62.9% 200 1 0 5.7 0 0 4 21 5.3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Bal 0 0 17 27 63.0% 160 2 0 5.9 0 0 3 2 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Pit 0 0 23 41 56.1% 212 1 1 5.2 0 0 5 9 1.8 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for AJ McCarron  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Quarterbacks
Height:   6' 3"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   210 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.94 sec
WEAK
Shuttle Time:   4.34 sec
AVERAGE
Cone Drill:   7.18 sec
WEAK
Arm Length:   31.50 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Hand Length:   10.00 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   28 in
POOR
Broad Jump:   99 in
TERRIBLE
Bench Press
Not Available
Cincinnati Bengals Team Injury Report
Probable

AJ McCarron: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

McCarron completed 23 of 41 passes for 231 yards with a touchdown and an interception in Saturday's 18-16 wild-card loss to the Steelers. He also gained nine yards on five carries and had three fumbles, losing one and recovering one.

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Head coach Marvin Lewis confirmed Monday that the Bengals are preparing McCarron to start Saturday's playoff opener against the Steelers, Geoff Hobson of the Bengals' official site reports.

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McCarron (wrist) completed 17 of 27 passes for 160 yards and two touchdowns during Sunday's 24-16 win over the Ravens. He also rushed three times for two yards and was sacked three times for a loss of 13 yards.

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McCarron (left wrist) is active for Sunday's game against the Ravens.

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McCarron (sprained left wrist) is listed as probable for Sunday's game against the Ravens, ESPN's Coley Harvey reports.

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McCarron (sprained left wrist) practiced fully Thursday, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

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McCarron, who is dealing with a sprained left wrist, relayed Wednesday that while he'll take things day-by-day, he plans to play Sunday against the Ravens.

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McCarron completed 22-of-35 passes for 200 yards and a touchdown and nearly knocked off the Broncos on the road Monday, but he injured his left wrist on the final play of the contest, Geoff Hobson of the Bengals' website reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

McCarron is expected to be Andy Dalton's backup in 2015. The 2014 fifth-round draft pick didn't take a snap in 2014 as he had a year to learn on the bench.

2014

McCarron joins the Bengals after a hugely successful four-year college career at Alabama. With Andy Dalton undoubtedly Cincinnati's starting quarterback this season, McCarron will hope to learn from veteran second-stringer Jason Campbell as he transitions to the NFL.