Former Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray's signing bonus with the Arizona Cardinals is projected to be $23.5 million.
Kyler Murray should receive a signing bonus of around $23.5M this year, which far exceeds the $4.6M draft bonus offered to him from the Oakland #Athletics.— Spotrac (@spotrac) April 26, 2019
Murray's signing bonus with the Oakland Athletics in 2018 was $4.6 million, and the A's allowed Murray to play one season of college football. One season, a Heisman Trophy and a NCAA College Football Playoff appearance later, Murray decided to declare for the NFL Draft.
On April 25, the Arizona Cardinals chose Murray as the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NFL Draft.