first_imgkyler murray plays at ohio stateThe Oakland A’s and Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray have reportedly come to an agreement after the college football player was taken with the No. 9 overall pick in this year’s MLB Draft.Murray, a junior QB, will be playing one more season of college football. He’ll suit up for the Sooners this fall before heading off to the minor leagues in 2019.The former five-star recruit is going to be a very rich student athlete.Oakland is guaranteeing the star college football quarterback close to $5 million to sign with the A’s.MLB insider Jon Heyman first reported the news.“Kyler Murray and the A’s have a deal that guarantees him close to $5M and allows him to play football (he’s a QB and could be Baker Mayfield’s replacement) at Oklahoma for 1 year,” he reported.Kyler Murray and the A’s have a deal that guarantees him close to $5M and allows him to play football (he’s a QB and could be Baker Mayfield’s replacement) at Oklahoma for 1 year.— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) June 6, 2018Good for Kyler. He should have one hell of a fall semester.Oklahoma is set to open its 2018 season on Sept. 1 against FAU.last_img

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