• A's reportedly will continue to pursue Kyler Murray despite football decision

    6 monthes ago - By Yardbarker

    Kyler Murray's statement released on Monday will not stop the Oakland A's from continuing to pursue the two-sport star. Murray announced on Monday that he is committing fully to a future playing football. He is expected to attend the NFL Combine to be evaluated ahead of the draft. Though Murray - a likely first-round pick - is declaring his choice to pursue football, the A's will not be deterred. The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal says Oakland remains motivated to continue trying to get Murray to play baseball. He says the team always told Murray that they are open to him attending the draft and...
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  • A's not giving up on Kyler Murray, which could complicate his NFL prospects

    6 monthes ago - By Pro Football Talk

    When it comes to Kyler Murray's commitment to football, actions will speak much more loudly than words. The problem for the NFL team that picks Murray could be that his ultimate action - a return to baseball - comes only after a draft choice has been squandered on him. Yes, Murray says he's fully committed
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  • What's next for A's, MLB after Murray's decision?

    6 monthes ago - By Yahoo Sports

    Kyler Murray is forsaking baseball to chase his NFL dreams. That's a blow to the A's, who made him a first-round pick, and it could lead to an MLB change.
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  • On Baseball: In the Case of Kyler Murray, the A's Bet Big and Lost

    6 monthes ago - By NYT

    Oakland had high hopes for a former first-round draft pick, but the chance to star in the N.F.L. - and collect more immediate money - proved too enticing.
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  • Kyler Murray walks away from $4M US, chooses NFL over MLB

    Kyler Murray walks away from $4M US, chooses NFL over MLB

    6 monthes ago - By CBC

    ​When Kyler Murray won the Heisman Trophy, the Oakland Athletics knew there was a chance he might chose football over baseball, and that is what happened on Monday. The quarterback is eligible for this year's NFL draft, which starts April 25.
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  • Kyler Murray's NFL announcement reportedly caught the Oakland A's off guard

    6 monthes ago - By CBSSports

    According to the A's, they were unaware of Murray's big announcement before it happened
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