Kyler Murray made his choice.
Heisman's winner on Monday said he would play football over baseball, making him an intriguing quarterback prospect in the April project. The star of Oklahoma may be the second defender after Dwayne Haskins of Ohio.
This is a devastating blow to A's footballers, who produced Murray as an outsider with the ninth selection of the 2018 MLB project. I am committed and committed to my life and time to become a NFL defender, "says the 21-year-old.
It was originally believed that Murray would play one year from the quarterback for Sooners before starting his MLB career. Even on Monday morning, A Bob Melvin's manager was cautiously optimistic. Murray will report on spring training for the team, San Francisco Chronicle reported. the arrival of the NFL scouting facility at the end of the month. He immediately becomes a major attraction as he will have to prove to the scouts that he can be a star in the league, although it is 5-foot-10 and 195 pounds.
Murray is aware of the challenges he faces. Football has been my love and passion throughout my life, "Murray said in a statement Monday. "I was raised to play QB, and I look forward to spending 100% of myself to be the best possible QB and win the NFL championship. I started a comprehensive training program to further prepare for the upcoming NFL workouts and interviews. I look forward to continuing to prove to NFL decision makers that I am a QB franchise in this NFL project. "
His game at Norman was almost flawless. Red Jersey shirt, which transferred from Texas A & M, threw for 3,674 yards and 37 touchdowns. He also escaped for 853 yards, helping Oklahoma play the playoffs at a soccer college in which Sooners lost to Alabama. 2 inches less than Baker and a bit longer, "said former Giants defender and SiriusXM analyst Danny Canell told Schwartz at The Post. "Not as strong as Baker Mayfield, or not as strong as Russell Wilson, who compares to many. T