AJ McCarron RUMORS & NEWS

  • Browns and Bengals have discussed A.J. McCarron trade

    Sportsnaut "Round 1 of the 2017 NFL draft is complete and the Cleveland Browns have yet to add a another quarterback to the mix. The latest target of trade discussion appears to be Cincinnati Bengals backup quarterback A.J. McCarron. Unfortunately for the Browns, it doesn’t seem like they can afford the..." April 28

  • McCarron 'at peace' on Bengals roster

    Cincinnati Enquirer "In January, AJ McCarron said goodbyes to Cincinnati Bengals staffers and local media members “just in case.” In April, he was back at his locker in Paul Brown Stadium with the only change being a new beard. He remains the backup quarterback for the Bengals, and he reiterated that it’s a role..." April 25

  • Bengals want 'at least' a 1st-round pick for McCarron

    UPI "If the Cincinnati Bengals trade backup quarterback A.J. McCarron, it won't be for anything less than a first round draft pick, according to a league source. The NFL Network reported Tuesday morning that trading for the former Alabama gunslinger would require "at least" a first round draft..." April 25

  • Jimmy Garoppolo and AJ McCarron could be off table for Browns as club says it won't trade for veteran QB

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns head of football operations Sashi Brown was asked point blank during his pre-draft press conference if the Browns will try to trade for a veteran quarterback on draft weekend. He didn't hesitate: "No.'' Before draft weekend? "Could we in theory? Yes,'' he said. "But are we planning..." April 19

  • AJ McCarron set to open sushi restaurant called 'Ajian'

    NFL.com "AJ McCarron is more than just a backup quarterback with a fine college pedigree and an intensely surprising collection of tattoos on his upper torso. He is a proper businessman. Well, he hopes to be. The Bengals reserve is set to co-open a "build-your-own" sushi bar on the Tuscaloosa campus of..." April 12

  • Marvin Lewis: Bengals haven’t talked about trading AJ McCarron

    Pro Football Talk "Any talk of the Bengals trading backup quarterback AJ McCarron is happening only among fans and the media, and not between the Bengals and other teams. That’s the word from Bengals coach Marvin Lewis, who said the Bengals haven’t tried to trade McCarron and no other teams have contacted the..." March 30

  • Bengals Reportedly Looking For “At Least” Second-Round Pick For QB A.J. McCarron

    NFL Trade Rumors "Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports that the Bengals are likely looking for “at least” a second-round pick in return for backup QB A.J. McCarron. According to Cabot, Cincinnati hasn’t ruled out trading McCarron within the AFC North, despite comments made by Bengals director..." March 02

  • Bengals: McCarron trade requires big offer

    Cincinnati Enquirer "No matter where Bengals director of player personnel Duke Tobin moved inside the Indiana Convention Center on Wednesday, the same question followed. What’s the status of trading backup quarterback AJ McCarron? On a day when a report surfaced via ESPN's Adam Schefter that the consensus top..." March 02

  • Bengals willing to listen to offers for QB A.J. McCarron

    Sportsnaut "Much news has hit lately in regards to the New England Patriots potentially being open to trade offers for backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo. Another backup quarterback that is starting to create some news buzz is Cincinnati Bengals’ A.J. McCarron. The Bengals are reportedly willing to listen..." March 01

  • Bill Polian: AJ McCarron better than any QB in 2017 NFL Draft

    Yardbarker "Hall of Fame executive Bill Polian doesn’t think much of the quarterbacks in the 2017 NFL Draft. In fact, he believes that little-used Cincinnati Bengals backup AJ McCarron is better than any of them. McCarron was taken in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft, 164th overall. He was the ninth..." February 16

  • Bengals' McCarron 'wouldn't be distraught' by offseason trade

    Cincinnati Enquirer "With a black garbage bag full of his gear slung over his right shoulder, AJ McCarron looked – and sounded – like a man saying his goodbyes to the Cincinnati Bengals and Paul Brown Stadium on Monday afternoon. He hugged a Bengals staffer “just in case” and admitted that he’ll be thinking about..." January 02