2019-01-14 by W.M.
Report: Kyler Murray to Meet with A’s as Team Looks to Convince QB to Forego NFL | Bleacher Report
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But with rumors circulating that Murray will instead choose a career in the NFL, the Athletics are reportedly making a pitch to Murray to reconsider, per Bob Nightengale of USA Today:
Bob Nightengale @BNightengale
The Oakland #Athletics have a contingent, led by president Billy Beane, meeting today with Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray in hopes of persuading him to forego the #NFL and play baseball for them. They drafted him 9th overall last summer and gave him a $4.66 million bonus.
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