Alabama senior quarterback AJ McCarron is the Southeastern Conference Football Community Service Team Player of the Week.
McCarron is a three-year starting quarterback on the Crimson Tide’s back-to-back BCS National Championship teams. He is Alabama’s vocal and emotional leader. McCarron strives to lead both on and off the field for the Crimson Tide and has proven to be an unselfish leader who deflects praise and is always working to make his team better.
He is very active in the Tuscaloosa area and throughout the state, especially in his hometown of Mobile. He has spent his Christmas Eves handing out presents at the South Alabama Children’s Hospital, participated in the Cookies for Kids with Cancer, Project Angel Tree, hosted sick children on tours of the Alabama football complex and visited countless children in hospitals throughout the region.