Kyler Murray Will Be Shortest First Spherical QB in over Sixty Years, However He is Not as Brief as Some Thought
Kyler Murray’s numbers are in and our lengthy nationwide nightmare is over. There have been some whispers that he could possibly be as brief as 5’eight″ however we are able to now affirm that Kyler Murray is checking in at 5’10” (and 1/eight″), and his hand dimension, as his camp suspected, is at 9 1/2″.
If Murray is a primary spherical decide, as looks like a certainty at this level, he could be the shortest quarterback drafted within the first spherical since 1953, when Ted Marchibroda (additionally 5’10”) was chosen fifth total (and have become extra well-known as a coach). However, it’s not as brief because it may have been. Russell Wilson is listed at 5’11”, Seneca Wallace was a reliable backup at 5’11”, and Doug Flutie and Pat Haden had success within the NFL. So he’s at the very least in a variety the place quarterbacks have had some success, and together with his different expertise and in a system that performs to his strengths, could make an affect.