Murray beat out Tagovailoa and Washington State's Gardner Minshew II for the Davey O'Brien.
No. 4-ranked OU, which behind Murray leads the nation in points per game (49.5), yards per game (577.9) and yards per play (8.7; FBS record is 8.6), will make its 52nd bowl appearance when it takes on No. 1 Alabama in the College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Capital One Orange Bowl on December 29 at 7 p.m. CT. The Davey O'Brien Award honors the nation's top quarterback each year.
- Wisconsin's Jonathan Taylor won the Doak Walker as the nation's best running.
- Syracuse kicker Andre Szmyt won the Lou Groza Award. McCarron was the last Maxwell Award victor to not win the Heisman. No other school has had more than two AP Player of the Year winners. He joins Henry (2015) and McCarron (2013) as the only Crimson Tide players to win the Maxwell Award. He also ranks second in completion percentage (.709; first among Power Five players).
As for raw numbers, Murray has thrown for 4,053 yards, 40 touchdowns and just seven interceptions while completing 71 percent of his passes.
Southwest Plane Slides off Wet Runway at Burbank Airport
It was was stopped by the Engineered Material Arresting System, created to stop an aircraft that goes off the end of a runway. At the time of the incident visibility at the airport reportedly dropped to one mile amid the heavy rain.
Kyler Murray has put together one of the greatest individual seasons in college football history. He also has rushed for 892 yards and 11 TDs.
Murray started his career at Texas A&M, where his father, Kevin Murray, set season and career passing records as the Aggies' quarterback in the mid-1980s.
"It's been a long journey with a lot of waiting, but I think it's all been worth it", Murray said.
Kobe Bryant: Lakers will ‘be champions before you know it’
They were struggling, Bron got the ball, took control, made a decision to start playing point, doing everything, doing everything. Though he said he did understand why people - including Magic Johnson and Kobe Bryant - would have their concerns.
Smash Ultimate is the Highest-Rated Game in the Series
Joker will be the first DLC character released for the game (outside of Piranha Plant) and will come included in Challenge Pack 1. Sadly, Nintendo didn't have anything else to reveal about the new character - no in game footage, no screenshots and no hints.
Asian shares fall as lift from U.S.-China trade truce ends
KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index shed 1.0 per cent to 22,356.80 and the Kospi in South Korea lost 0.5 per cent to 2,120.65. And Stephen Innes, head of Asia-Pacific trade at OANDA said there was "complete confusion" over details of the Trump-Xi deal.
Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host over anti-gay tweets
In an earlier post Thursday, Hart wrote on Instagram that critics should "stop being negative" about his earlier anti-gay remarks. I'm in a great place - a great mature place where all I do is spread positivity. "If you're not doing that, get out of my page".
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Government publishes Brexit legal advice in full
If parliament rejects her deal, May has warned Britain could leave without a deal or that there could be no Brexit at all. Those loyal to the prime minister have urged her to delay the vote, arguing that, at the moment, it is unwinnable.