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That’s the one that ultimately got the Bulldogs to the brink of an SEC and national title.
The normally media-friendly Murray opted out of talking to reporters this week.
His teammates spoke for him, and talked about the comfort of having a star quarterback in games like this.
“It’s very valuable,” tight end Jay Rome said. “You have to have a quarterback who’s not only a good athlete and can throw the ball, but a quarterback who knows where to go with the ball. Whether he needs to hand it off or check to a pass or recognize blitzes, you have to have a smart guy back there. I feel like Murray is definitely that.”
Wide receiver Tavarres King noted that the number of records his quarterback holds is “crazy.”
“He’s probably about to break Usain Bolt’s record or something,” King joked. “No, he’s too slow for that. But he’s playing extremely well. It’s just a tribute to the guy he is, the leader he is. He just goes about his business.”
Perhaps that means treating this like just another game.
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