Everyone Thinks This Was A Dirty Hit On Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray


first_imgKyler Murray throws a pass in warmups.NORMAN, OK – SEPTEMBER 22: Quarterback Kyler Murray #1 of the Oklahoma Sooners throws during warm ups before the game against the Army Black Knights at Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on September 22, 2018 in Norman, Oklahoma. The Sooners defeated the Black Knights 28-21 in overtime. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray took a nasty shot late in the game against Alabama. Star defensive lineman Quinnen Williams hit Murray with a helmet-to-helmet blow and landed with most of his weight on the Sooners’ quarterback.Murray laid on the ground for several minutes while be attended to by medical staff.Video shows Murray’s helmet getting ripped off during the play. He was forced to leave the game of at least one play, but hopped right back in the game when he was eligible.Those watching at home expected a flag to be called on hit by Williams.Check it out.Dru Samia has gotta calm down, already been flagged this game for extracurricular stuff – pic.twitter.com/BV5seurD29— Michael Kist (@MichaelKistNFL) December 30, 2018The officials decided not to throw the flag on the play, but got Williams for an offside call just a few plays later.Alabama leads the game 38-20 with just under 12 minutes left in the contest. Can the Heisman Trophy-winner overcome an 18-point deficit in the final minutes?Stay tuned.last_img read more