Former Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray was selected first overall in the 2019 NFL Draft by the Arizona Cardinals. Before he takes his talents to Glendale, Arizona, Murray said a few words of thanks to Oklahoma fans.
After saying goodbye to Sooner Nation, Murray said hello to his new fans and teammates from the southwest.
What an amazing night. Can't wait to join my @AZCardinals teammates and get started. Check out my #NFLDraft card now on #PaniniInstant. https://t.co/N6gkSarxQ9#BeRedSeeRed #RatedRookie pic.twitter.com/j8nB8j0lJ3— Kyler Murray (@TheKylerMurray) April 26, 2019
Murray became the fifth player in Oklahoma history to be taken first overall, and the second one in the last two years. His 2018 campaign saw him lead the Sooners to a 12-2 record and a College Football Playoff appearance, over 5,00 total yards, 54 total touchdowns and a Heisman Trophy win.