It’s not the 1/8 of an inch that’s the difference, it’s the difference between KM’s actual height and the 5’8” or 5’9” that many slappys had speculated he would measure in at.
But his height was never going to be as much of a potential issue as his general bulk/size, and Kyler put that to bed by showing up at a rock solid 207 lbs.
Russell Wilson 2012 Combine:
Kyler Murray 2019 Combine:
NFL is not making that mistake again.
Kyler also put to rest any hand size questions with 9.5 inch mitts, bigger than many starting NFL QBs including Jared Goff (9.0) and Pat Mahomes (9.25).
NFL.com: “Kyler Murray believed ‘almost universally’ to be No. 1 pick”
https://amp.nfl.com/news/story/0ap30000 ... a74&sr=amp
Hey, what happened to that guy here saying Kyler Murray isn’t a first round pick? “Late first, maybe”?? Seems like he disappeared back into the black abyss from whence he came ...