Latavius Rashard Murray, a running back with the National Football League’s Denver Broncos, was born on January 18, 1990. Murray, who was raised in Titusville, Florida, went to Onondaga Central High School in Onondaga, New York, where he participated in football, basketball, and track as a three-sport athlete.
Murray participated in collegiate football for Central Florida University. In the sixth round of the 2013 NFL Draft, Murray was drafted by the Oakland Raiders as the 181st overall choice. In that year’s draft, he was chosen as the 15th running back.
He also played for the Baltimore Ravens, New Orleans Saints, and Minnesota Vikings.
Murray and the New Orleans Saints agreed to a four-year, $14.4 million contract on March 13, 2019. During the season opener against the Houston Texans in the 2019 season, Murray made his Saints debut, rushing six times for 43 yards and a 30-yard score in the tight 30-28 victory.
The Baltimore Ravens signed Murray on September 10, 2021, as a result of the injuries to J. K. Dobbins, Justice Hill, and Gus Edwards. He got 10 carries for 28 yards and a touchdown in his NFL debut against the Las Vegas Raiders, but the Ravens fell short 27-33 in overtime.
After Javonte Williams suffered a season-ending injury, the Denver Broncos signed Murray off the Saints practice squad.
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Murray, who recently signed a contract with New Orleans, announced on Instagram that he will play this season wearing No. 28 in black and gold.