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Yahoo Sports: AJ McCarron proud of what he accomplished even if he doesn’t win the Heisman

Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron is a realist. During the college football awards media day on Wednesday, McCarron acknowledged that he thought Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston would probably win the Heisman, but noted that his career as a three-year starter and national champion should count for something as well. “Of course it made me feel good,” McCarron said of getting the invite to the Heisman ceremony in New York. “I kind of smiled, proved a lot of people wrong. But I also feel like I earned it and I deserve it. I think if you look at the three years ...

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