Moreover, while Murray the football player would have the opportunity to increase his earnings significantly after three years in the NFL, Murray the baseball player would enter a system that doesn't reward the most productive years of a player's life.
"I have started an extensive training program to further prepare myself for upcoming National Football League workouts and interviews", added Murray.
The A's, however, retain Murray's Major League Baseball rights, and there are scenarios in which he could reverse himself and seek to play for Oakland.
He was due to report to spring training with the Athletics on Friday, with club officials still unsure of Murray's intentions before his statement on Monday. Murray was the Heisman Trophy award victor and helped the Sooners make the College Football Playoff semifinals.
"Things have certainly changed since the draft", Billy Beane, Oakland's executive vice president of baseball operations, said Monday, via the Associated Press.
Murray's sparkling athleticism and all-around skillset led the Oakland Athletics to select him No. 9 overall in the 2018 MLB Draft.
But there is little question Murray has a chance to create a little havoc on draft's Thursday night, and where he might land will be one of the draft's central storylines over the next few months. "The situation is fluid right now [based] on a historic college football season that the young man had". One can imagine that all of those factors were weighed heavily by Murray when making the decision to ultimately spurn the A's in pursuit of football. He will reportedly repay $1.29m (£1m) of the $1.5m (£1.17m) he received a year ago and forfeit the remaining $3.16m (£2.46m). The 21-year-old could be a first-round pick in the NFL draft in April, which would make him the first athlete selected in the first round of the MLB and NFL drafts, according to the NFL's research department.
The Texan recorded 4,361 passing yards and 1,001 rushing yards with 54 touchdowns in 14 games in his final season with the Oklahoma Sooners past year. He'll also forfeit the remaining $3.16MM that would have been paid to him on March 1.
After staying together as a married couple for seven years, the duo got divorced in 2016, citing irreconcilable differences. Both Soundarya and Vishagan are starting their new journeys in their lives after their failed marriages in the past.
Solskjaer said he had met United owner Avram Glazer after the game, but he wouldn't be drawn on whether they would have any further meetings to discuss his future at the club. "He came to the dressing room".
Sam Saunders, whose grandfather Arnold Palmer was among the Pebble Beach owners, scooped up hail and tossed it like a snowball. Scott Piercy had a 15-foot putt that was slightly uphill, and he still ran it 7 feet by the hole and three-putted for bogey.
NASA's New Horizons took this image of Ultima Thule on January 1, 2019, from a distance of 5,494 miles (8,862 kilometers). Based on the new images, the larger lobe (nicknamed Ultima ) appears to more closely resemble a giant pancake.
Paris police said a demonstrator lost four fingers when riot officers stopped protesters from storming the National Assembly. Protests also took place in other French cities, including Marseille, Montpellier, Bordeaux and Toulouse, the BBC noted .
Officials confirmed the death toll has mounted to 72, however, local media reports suggest the tragedy has claimed over 100 lives. In the adjoining Haridwar district, the death toll had risen to 28 from 12 on Friday, Indian broadcaster NDTV reported.
Singer Joy Villa attends the 59th GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center on February 12, 2017, in Los Angeles, California. Gepostet von Entertainment Tonight am Sonntag, 10. "I was a secret Trumper for months", she says.
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Russian Federation rejected any worldwide intervention in the affairs of Venezuela and the threat of foreign military action. Last week Maduro also rejected a call by European Union countries to hold elections, prompting them to recognize Guaido.
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Michelle Obama Makes Surprise Appearance at the Grammys
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Thai King Dashes Sister's Political Dreams
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Google's augmented reality Maps are live for some users
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Hakeem al-Araibi: Thailand to free refugee footballer
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