Murray was drafted ninth overall in the 2018 MLB Draft and has a $4.66 million bonus with the Oakland A's.
Murray played both football and baseball for the Sooners, winning the Heisman Trophy this season.
Maybe he was just speaking broadly with cliches or a touch of an overstatement, but Kliff Kingsbury once said he'd take Kyler Murray with the No. 1 pick in the draft. His plan was to go to spring training with Oakland this season and work with the team, but the NFL scouting combine is around the same time and he would likely need attend if he wants to play football.
One source told The Chronicle that Murray is leaning toward football.
"Some see Murray's size as a factor (he's listed at 5'10" but probably shorter than that), but his skill set is so great teams will be willing to take a shot on him.
Ranveer, Alia star in uplifting musical drama
When asked about the similar experiences of working with Ranveer and Ranbir, Alia said, "There are a lot similarities. The film is based on the life of underground rappers from Mumbai - Divine and Naezy (Naved Shaikh).
Chrissy Metz Denies Calling Alison Brie A 'B***h' At Golden Globes
Fans who were watching the cross live are absolutely convinced that Metz then says of Brie: "She's such a bi***". Look, to be quite honest, the entirety of The Golden Globes last night was pretty damn awkward .
Trump to halt U.S. relief funds for California wildfires
Donald Trump is threatening to cut off federal money to aid California's deadly wildfires, claiming the money is being wasted. President Donald Trump threatened Wednesday to withhold money to help California cope with wildfires a day after new Gov.
Murray's agent Scott Boras was quoted in the Chronicle's story, saying "When you win the Heisman Trophy, you're going to have a lot of information come to you to be looked at", Boras said at the winter meetings in Las Vegas. Some pundits have him as a possible first-round pick.
Kyler Murray faces a very interesting decision this week.
If Murray decides to play in NFL especially at the quarterback position teams will expect him to be all in on football and nothing else, that is the only way he will be selected in 1st round if they have those assurances.
Fast forward less than three months, and Kingsbury is now the head coach of the Arizona Cardinals, who happen to own the first pick in the draft.
A number of former Major League Baseball draft picks ultimately chose to pursue football full time, including Russell Wilson, Jameis Winston and Ricky Williams. Josh Rosen, the quarterback who was chosen 10th overall in last year's draft.