Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction? [44][45][46] In contrast, NFL Network reporter Charley Casserly said that Murray had "the worst report I’ve ever heard on a top-ranked quarterback from the interview part of it",[47] though Murray's agent disputed this report. Passing. [39], Some believed that Murray's pursuit of a football career at the expense of a potential one in baseball was a mistake because of his limited stature relative to a typical NFL quarterback. [67], Murray finished his rookie season with 3,722 passing yards, 20 passing touchdowns, and 12 interceptions to go along with 544 rushing yards and four rushing touchdowns on 93 carries and was named a Pro Bowl Alternate. All logos are the trademark & property of their owners and not Sports Reference LLC. [25] Murray helped lead Oklahoma to a Big 12 Championship and an appearance in the College Football Playoff. In the game, he hit both pass attempts for 52 total yards and a touchdown while contributing 80 rushing yards on three carries. More bio, uniform, draft info, Every Sports Reference Social Media Account, Site Last Updated: Monday, November 2, 9:42AM. [74] He won the 2014 Gatorade Football Player of the Year award as a senior in high school, and the Associated Press College Football Player of the Year, Davey O'Brien Award, and Heisman Trophy awards for his 2018 season with Oklahoma, in addition to numerous others. Louis/Arizona Cardinals Career Passing Leaders", "Allen's Kyler Murray follows in dad's footsteps at A&M", "Kevin Murray has gone from one-time A&M star to Dallas-Fort Worth's elite quarterback coach", "Kyler Murray dishes about his dodgeball, The Streak and being a road warrior", List of starting quarterbacks in the National Football League, National Football League Draft first overall picks, Associated Press NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year Award,, Sportspeople from the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex, African-American players of American football, American baseball players of Korean descent, Short description is different from Wikidata, Arizona Cardinals currentteam parameter articles, Infobox NFL biography articles missing alt text, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Murray was already a strong bet for a second-year leap, but the addition of DeAndre Hopkins further adds to his appeal. Have known his dad for 30 years. Murray was already a strong bet for a second-year leap, but the addition of DeAndre Hopkins further adds to his appeal. [84], American football quarterback and baseball player, Gatorade High School Football Player of the Year Award, Gatorade High School Athlete of the Year Award, Oakland Athletics first-round draft picks, Arizona Cardinals first-round draft picks, Associated Press College Football Player of the Year, "2015 Texas A & M College Football Recruiting Commits", AP NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year Award, List of quarterbacks with non-white or non-black ancestry, List of Oklahoma Sooners starting quarterbacks, List of Oklahoma Sooners football statistical leaders, "In the heart of Texas, Kyler Murray fans are rooting for an Oklahoma QB to win the Heisman", "Kyler Murray presented National Gatorade Player of the Year award at surprise ceremony in Allen", "Kyler Murray named Gatorade National Football Player of the Year", "Allen QB Kyler Murray completes perfect career with third state title", "Scout Recruiting – National Signing Day Coverage, Latest Commits, Top Prospects and More Front Page", "Top-ranked QB Kyler Murray commits to Texas A&M Aggies", "Kyler Murray, four-star QB recruit in the class of 2015, commits to Texas A&M", "Top-ranked A&M QB signee Kyler Murray opts out of MLB draft", "Star quarterback Kyler Murray officially signs with Texas A&M", "Kyler Murray Has Wild Journey To Become First Two-Sport Under Armour All-American", "MLB Draft might be the biggest hurdle in getting Allen QB Kyler Murray to Texas A&M", "Texas A&M's QB battle between Kyle Allen, Kyler Murray will begin soon", "Texas A&M names sophomore Kyle Allen starting quarterback", "Texas A&M turns to Kyler Murray at quarterback", "A&M's Kyler Murray pulls off rare SEC feat in debut", "Former Texas A&M QB Kyler Murray signs with Oklahoma", "UTEP at Oklahoma Box Score, September 2, 2017", "Tulane at Oklahoma Box Score, September 16, 2017", "West Virginia at Oklahoma Box Score, November 25, 2017", "Oklahoma still looking for QB to replace Mayfield", "Finally, OU quarterback job is Kyler Murray's to lose", "Murray 2nd straight Sooners QB to win Heisman", "Kyler Murray Throws 3 TDs, Oklahoma Beats Texas to Win 2018 Big 12 Championship", "Oklahoma is in the College Football Playoff! [83], His cousin, Devin Duvernay, is a University of Texas alumnus and is a wide receiver for the Baltimore Ravens.