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Whenever a player is looking to leave early for the draft, they usually want to land in the first round. When the projection is lower than that, staying for a senior season is typically protocol.
Aaron Murray is not projected to be a first rounder, and according to Mel Kiper, he should stay for his senior season. In an interview with WSB’s Zach Klein, Kiper had this to say:
I would go back for another year if I were Aaron Murray because I think unless you're a guaranteed first-round pick it's wise to go back. Especially when you play at Georgia with the talent around the quarterback there, even though (Tavarres) King will be moving on. But you've got (Malcolm) Mitchell coming back, the great young running backs around you, the line, you've got a lot of good components in terms of the situation there, in terms of the talent around the quarterback. So I would go back.
The thing working against Murray is in some of the big games he had some struggles. Obviously against Alabama he didn't get the win, but he was right there with them the whole way. And of course you think about the height, what's he gonna measure out at: Is he gonna be six feeet, a little over it, what exactly is he gonna be? He's not gonna be 6-2, 6-3. And of course this quarterback year is pretty wide open.
When a player gets a solid nod to stay another year by a draft analyst like Mel Kiper, they tend to listen. It would be in Murray’s best interest to continue developing his skill, and stick around for another season.