POSTED: Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 3:30pm
UPDATED: Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 4:23pm
TUSCALOOSA, AL (CNN) — Alabama quarterback A-J Mccarron and Alabama student A-J Starr not only share the same first name, they share a special friendship, too.
In fact it was their first names that sparked the friendship to begin with, but then it blossomed on its own.
Here's the heartwarming story of how it all started (See Video Above)