Cleveland Browns Quarterback Tracker: Ruling on AJ McCarron's status expected on Thursday

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Cleveland Browns Quarterback Tracker: Ruling on AJ McCarron's status expected on Thursday
Cleveland Browns Quarterback Tracker: Ruling on AJ McCarron's status expected on Thursday

Tony Grossi has covered the Cleveland Browns since 1984, currently for ESPN Cleveland, and is one of 46 voters for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Thursday could be a deciding day in the pursuit of a veteran quarterback by the Browns. An arbitrator is scheduled to rule whether Cincinnati Bengals backup AJ McCarron should be considered an unrestricted free agent (McCarron's position) or a restricted free agent (the Bengals' position). Hanging in the balance is whether the Bengals can command a draft pick in compensation from any team that may sign McCarron in free agency. If McCarron is ruled to be restricted, the Bengals can tender him the designated contract figure that would guarantee them a

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