McKay Murphy is a former professional football defensive tackle and a free agent in the NFL. The Los Angeles Rams signed him as an undrafted free agent on May 8, 2018, and waived him on August 31, 2018.
He played college football at Weber State University and the University of Utah. He played baseball, basketball, and football while growing up but preferred football.
Murphy is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served a full-time mission to Louisville, Kentucky. He was born on September 5, 1961, in Atlanta, Georgia. His father is Dale Murphy.