Oklahoma Sooners Football – Kyler Murray named backup QB by Lincoln Riley

Former five-star quarterback prospect Kyler Murray will be Oklahoma’s backup quarterback in 2017, Oklahoma Sooners head coach Lincoln Riley announced Monday.

Lincoln Riley announces that Kyler Murray will be the backup QB to Baker Mayfield. Austin Kendall is planning to redshirt.

— Oklahoma Football (@OU_Football) August 28, 2017

The Allen, Texas, native originally played at Texas A&M, earning three starts while passing for 686