Giants mentor Pat Shurmur talks about Dwayne Haskins and Kyler Murray at the NFL Scouting Combine on Wednesday in Indianapolis.
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INDIANAPOLIS — Pat Shurmur has watched each individual snap Kyler Murray took for Oklahoma this past year on his way to successful the Heisman Trophy.
Giants brass which include Dave Gettleman has seen Murray enjoy in individual.
But when looking at what the Giants have very long favored at quarterback, combining that with their analysis of the Class of 2019 continuing here at the NFL Combine, regular knowledge recommended Massive Blue would not be a suit for Murray who comes with inquiries regarding his dimensions and stature.
Not so fast.
The Giants unquestionably remaining the doorway open up in the course of action for a state of affairs where Murray can encourage the organization that he can be a person on which they can rely for a very long time.
“Quarterbacks occur in all styles and sizes. You have to glance at the overall participant, glance at his efficiency and glance at irrespective of whether he matches,” Shurmur stated Wednesday. “We, as coaches, have to use their ability sets to the best of their capability to try to get the most out of them.”
The Giants will fulfill with Murray and Ohio State’s Dwayne Haskins in addition to a lot of many others these kinds of as Duke’s Daniel Jones and Drew Lock of Missouri as aspect of their private 15-minute interviews, fundamentally velocity courting for NFL potential clients and their future suitors.
The NFL Network described Thursday early morning, attributing to sources, that Murray has does not plan to toss at the Combine on Saturday. The quarterbacks will acquire their formal measurements here Thursday and Murray’s figures will be dissected: top, weight and hand dimensions, among many others.
Baker Mayfield threw very last year and went No. 1 general to the Browns.
Sam Darnold did not toss at very last year’s Combine, still however went No. 3 to the Jets.
“I really do not know what is much too modest,” Shurmur said. “We have not seen Kyler be measured still. But when you enjoy him on tape he is an superb participant. For a sub-6-foot participant, he only experienced 5 balls batted down. You have acquired to actually glance at the participant, how he competed, how he aided his staff acquire online games. You have acquired to glance at all of it, aspect it in and make your mind up if that participant is for you.”