TEMPE, Ariz. — The Arizona Cardinals picked up quarterback Kyler Murray’s fifth-year selection on Wednesday, fulfilling the pledge primary supervisor Steve Keim made earlier this yr on the NFL combine.
The selection for 2023 will guarantee Murray a wage of about $29 million.
Murray, who was taken first normal in 2019, was set to enter the last word yr of his rookie contract, making him eligible for an extension that his agent has publicly stated Murray wished sooner pretty than later.
On the NFL combine in March, Keim talked about the Cardinals would resolve up Murray’s selection, a day after Murray’s agent, Erik Burkhardt, posted a letter on Twitter that outlined how an in depth contract proposal was despatched to the group.
Murray, 24, gained rookie of the yr and is a two-time Skilled Bowler. He led the Cardinals to improved win totals in each of his three seasons and guided Arizona to the playoffs ultimate season for the first time since 2015.