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SportIs Kyler Murray wavering on choosing MLB over NFL?

19:05  06 december  2018
19:05  06 december  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

Kyler Murray’s baseball agent says he won’t play football

Kyler Murray’s baseball agent says he won’t play football Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray won the Heisman Trophy on Saturday, but does he have a future in football? Not according to his baseball agent, Scott Boras, who told NFL Media that Murray is dedicated to playing for the Oakland A’s. 

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Aside from this season, Murray has chosen baseball over football for his future. “On the collegiate level, Murray could have more success on the football field, but looking forward, his The list of NFL and college football teams that wouldn’t like Kliff Kingsbury as offensive coordinator is probably short.

Is Kyler Murray wavering on choosing MLB over NFL?© Provided by Perform Media Channels Limited Kyler Murray has a big decision to make in the next month.

The Oklahoma quarterback and frontrunner to win the Heisman Trophy hinted that he's considering playing in the NFL, despite already being committed to playing in MLB.

"I think that's something me and my family will talk about at the end of the season and weigh out the options of what the NFL thinks of me," Murray said last week. "Right now my future is already kind of planned out, but we'll see what happens."

Murray was selected by the Athletics with the No. 9 overall pick in the 2018 MLB Draft, but the team allowed him to return to Oklahoma to finish out his collegiate career as quarterback for the Sooners. He earned a $4.66 million signing bonus, but said last year he wasn't completely sure if he would give up baseball to pursue an NFL career. As of last month, he said he's still sticking with the A's.

Report: Kyler Murray getting draft grade from College Advisory Committee

Report: Kyler Murray getting draft grade from College Advisory Committee There have been mixed messages about whether Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray will try for an NFL career or if he will stick with baseball after being drafted in the first round by Oakland A’s. 

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Oklahoma welcomed Murray and allowed him to play baseball . Things were pretty quiet as the hero Oklahoma wanted Murray to replace stayed for two If he’s drafted, would he take a million dollars over another year of amateurism? There’s not much question about which sport offers a better future

"I feel like I can play in the NFL, but as far as giving it up, as of now, yeah, that's the plan," Murray said.

Murray, 21, leads the country with a 205.7 passer rating and 51 total touchdowns.

Underclassmen for next year's NFL Draft must declare if they will enter or stay in college by Jan. 14, 2019.

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Is Kyler Murray wavering on choosing MLB over NFL?

Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray is named the AP Player of the Year.
Kyler Murray is The Associated Press college football Player of the Year. He's the second straight Oklahoma quarterback and fifth overall to win the award since it was established in 1998. Murray beat out Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa in voting by 56 AP college football poll voters who submitted player of the year ballots. Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins Jr. finished third. All three are finalists for the Heisman Trophy.

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