Heres's why I don't get too excited about players making early declarations one way or the other about coming out early for either the NBA or NFL drafts.
Several Oklahoma newspapers topped their notebooks on Tuesday citing running back Demarco Murray's intentions to return for his senior season.
"It's something my family and I will look at," he said. "But I'm pretty sure I'll be back."
Strange. Because he told me--and I got this off my tape recorder--something different during the same interview period at the weekly media luncheon.
"If I feel like I can leave this year I will," Murray declared.
My advice is not to place any bets one way or the other.--Mike Jones.