NFL: Houston Texans at Chicago Bears

Dec 13, 2020; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Houston Texans quarterback AJ McCarron (2) looks to pass in the second half against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field. Mandatory Credit: Quinn Harris-USA TODAY Sports

The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms with free agent quarterback A.J. McCarron to a one-year deal, the NFL team announced Friday.

Originally selected by the Cincinnati Bengals in the fifth round (164th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft, McCarron has completed 109-of-174 passes (62.6 percent) for 1,173 yards, six touchdowns and three interceptions in 17 career games for the Bengals, Raiders and Texans. The 6-foot-3, 215-pound quarterback has also appeared in one career postseason game with Cincinnati in 2015, completing 23-of-41 attempts for 212 yards, one touchdown and one interception.

The Alabama product appeared in two games for the Texans in 2020, completing one pass for 20 yards.

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