Look: Jalen Hurts Graduates From Oklahoma
Four months ago, Jalen Hurts was leading the Philadelphia Eagles into the Super Bowl, today Hurts is recognized as an official graduate of the University of Oklahoma.
Despite becoming the NFL’s highest-paid player, Hurts remained committed to earning his degree, and in Friday’s ceremony, the Eagles quarterback received his Masters degree in Human Resources.
While earning a bachelor’s degree would be impressive enough, Jalen Hurts dedicated hours amid a Super Bowl run to earn his Master’s degree.
Hurts is one of the more decorated quarterbacks in college football history after winning a national championship in the 2017 season with Alabama, making the college football playoff with Oklahoma, and rewriting multiple history books with his college records alone.
Jalen Hurts was selected in the second round by the Philadelphia Eagles, and within his third season of becoming the starter, he has taken the NFL by storm. Hurts has thrown for 7,906 yards and 44 touchdowns in his NFL career as well as logging 1,898 yards and 26 scores on the ground.
Hurts continues to defy expectations and is set up well for another deep playoff run in the 2023 season. Both Sooners and Crimson Tide fans can smile at the fact that Jalen Hurts took snaps under center for their school in his prestigious college career.