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Murray Announces Intent to Play Football

Digital Team
By Digital Team
Oklahoma Athletics

NORMAN – Kyler Murray has announced his intent to play football, Tweeting from his personal account Monday:

"Moving forward, I am firmly and fully committing my life and time to becoming an NFL quarterback. Football has been my love and passion my entire life. I was raised to play QB, and I very much look forward to dedicating 100% of myself to being the best QB possible and winning NFL championships.

"I have started an extensive training program to further prepare myself for upcoming NFL workouts and interviews. I eagerly await the opportunity to continue to prove to NFL decision makers that I am the franchise QB in this draft."

The announcement set the sports world abuzz. Here is some of the reaction from social media:

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Congrats @kyler1murray! #OUDNA #BoomerSooner

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