There are plenty of question marks surrounding Kyler Murray as an NFL quarterback, but the way scouts view him is not nearly as important as the way team executives feel about the former Oklahoma star. For that reason, Murray still has a great shot at being taken in the first round of the NFL Draft.
Jason Cole of FanSided spoke with six NFL executives who believe there’s a good chance Murray will be a first-round pick. However, he will obviously have to commit to playing football before any team invests that much in him.
We’ve already heard that the majority of talent evaluators view Murray as a second- or third-round pick, but the opinion scouts have of players and where they end up getting drafted is not always aligned.