Tua Tagovailoa RUMORS & NEWS

Tua Tagovailoa

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  • Dolphins continue to chase down Dan Marino

    NFL.com "It's difficult to characterize the Miami Dolphins' current quarterback situation as a competition or controversy. Certainly, Ryan Fitzpatrick isn't about to go easy into a Sunday night; his die-hard play down the Dolphins' 2019 stretch was example of..." July 04

  • Warren Moon concerned about rookie QB class

    Clutch Points "The latest NFL draft was highlighted by a handful of highly-touted quarterbacks. LSU’s Joe Burrow, Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa, and Oregon’s Justin Herbert were all drafted in the top six last April. The teams that drafted them will certainly give them an early opportunity to..." July 01

  • Shania Twain Tweets at Tua Tagovailoa After QB Reveals She's His Celebrity Crush

    Bleacher Report "Not only is Tua Tagovailoa one of the most accurate young passers in football, but he's also apparently pretty good at shooting his shot.   The new Miami Dolphins quarterback said Shania Twain was his celebrity crush in a recent interview on the..." June 22

  • Tua Tagovailoa shoots his shot at celebrity crush Shania Twain

    Touchdown Alabama "In believing that it has found its quarterback of the future, the media department for the Miami Dolphins decided to have some fun with Tua Tagovailoa on last week. During a question and answer (Q & A) segment, the native Hawaiian took on thoughts of pineapple on a pizza, peanut..." June 22

  • ‘All systems go’ for Tua Tagovailoa after being medically examined by Dolphins

    Sportsnaut "The Miami Dolphins finally got Tua Tagovailoa into their team facilities for a medical examination, and he’s good to go for training camp. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reported Wednesday that Tagovailoa was finally examined after being allowed for “necessary medical..." June 17

  • Tua Tagovailoa announces establishment of scholarship endowment for kids in Hawaii

    Sportsnaut "Tua Tagovailoa has a passion for giving back and paying it forward in his local community. As such, the rookie quarterback announced the establishment of a scholarship endowment to help kids in Hawaii. On Tuesday, Tagovailoa announced “the establishment of a Tagovailoa..." June 16

  • Dolphins get first in-person look at Tua Tagovailoa since NFL Draft

    Sun Sentinel "The Miami Dolphins selected Tua Tagovailoa with the fifth pick in April’s NFL draft without being able to put him through a thorough medical evaluation, or workout because of the nationwide shutdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic. But now the organization can finally get..." June 16

  • ‘Miraculous' off-season recovery for Miami Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa

    Sportsnaut "The Miami Dolphins bit the bullet and selected former Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback No. 5 overall in the 2020 NFL Draft. This decision was met by widespread optimism from fans in South Beach despite the serious injury Tua suffered late in his final season at..." June 14

  • Why Does Chris Simms Dislike Tua Tagovailoa So Much?

    The Big Lead "Tua Tagovailoa is widely regarded as one of the best college quarterbacks of this decade, definitely the best Alabama quarterback of all time, and could have been the first overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft even after going down with a hip injury halfway through his 2019 season. His resume..." June 10

  • NFL analyst: Jarrett Stidham more talented than Tua Tagovailoa

    Yardbarker "The AFC East now is full of young quarterbacks following the departure of Tom Brady from the New England Patriots after 20 years, and now the debate about who the best young QB is has begun. While Sam Darnold and Josh Allen know what to expect of NFL competition, second-year..." June 10

  • Colin Cowherd: Tua Tagovailoa Needs to Start Immediately

    The Big Lead "Colin Cowherd is in favor of playing rookie quarterbacks. On today's edition of The Herd, Cowherd agreed with Bruce Arians, saying that Tua Tagovailoa should play immediately. In a recent interview, Arians said that "you don't learn anything holding a clipboard."..." June 08

  • Bruce Arians would start Tua Tagovailoa, if he’s healthy

    JoeBucsFan.com "It’s not every day you hear an NFL coach weigh in on another team’s quarterback situation. But hey, not every coach is Bucco Bruce Arians. Arians joined 100.9 FM in Alabama yesterday and was asked about playing time for Dolphins quarterback Tua..." June 05

  • Rob Ninkovich thinks Brian Flores will not play Tua Tagovailoa as rookie

    247 Sports "First, there was a debate of where Tua Tagovailoa should be drafted. The former Alabama quarterback ended up going No. 5 overall to the Miami Dolphins. With his health a lingering question mark, experts are now debating whether or not the Dolphins should, in essence,..." June 01

  • Tua Tagovailoa expected to beat Ryan Fitzpatrick as a starter in Week 1

    Clutch Points "Earlier this week, it was reported that the Miami Dolphins aren’t opposed to starting Tua Tagovailoa in his rookie season. According to multiple coaches he’s spoken to, Bleacher Report’s Mike Freeman revealed that Tagovailoa is expected to beat Ryan Fitzpatrick..." May 31

  • Ryan Fitzpatrick: Tua Tagovailoa 'Going to Be an Awesome Addition' for Dolphins

    Bleacher Report "Ryan Fitzpatrick may be in competition with Tua Tagovailoa for the Miami Dolphins' starting quarterback job in 2020, but that doesn't mean the veteran won't shower his teammate with praise. Speaking to Joe Schad of the Palm Beach Post, Fitzpatrick..." May 30

  • It’s the Simms QB top 40 list, No. 40: Tua Tagovailoa

    Pro Football Talk "The slow time was made for lists. And for the second straight PFT Live slow time we’ve begun to unveil a list that will get some people riled up. It’s the Chris Simms top 40 quarterback countdown, and we’ll be counting them down to No. 1 through the start..." May 26

  • Here's what Ryan Fitzpatrick can teach Tua Tagovailoa from his surprising career

    Yahoo! Sports "The winding career of Ryan Fitzpatrick looked to trail off after the 2013 season. He’d just wrapped up a season with the Tennessee Titans a year after being cut from the Buffalo Bills. He began questioning the longevity of his career as he drove back to Nashville,..." May 26

  • Dolphins are not opposed to playing Tua Tagovailoa in his rookie year

    Miami Herald "Should the Dolphins slow-play it with Tua Tagovailoa during his rookie season or should he play as soon as he begins to perform as well as - or better than - Ryan Fitzpatrick in practice? That’s as important as any on-field question the Dolphins will face this season. One person..." May 26

  • Dwyane Wade offers advice to Tua Tagovailoa about becoming a star in Miami

    Saturday Down South "It has been a long time since the Miami Dolphins have been an NFL powerhouse. But, after taking Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa with the No. 5 overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, there is excitement building. Can Tua take Miami by storm and lead the team back to the most recent glory days,..." May 25

  • Is Tua Tagovailoa ready to become Miami's biggest star since Dan Marino?

    ESPN "Leaps into swimming pools. Emotional moments of jubilation. Tears of joy. Fifteen words delivered by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell -- "With the fifth pick in the 2020 NFL draft, the Miami Dolphins select Tua Tagovailoa" -- elicited all that plus a belief the moment..." May 25

  • Tua Tagovailoa shows off increased foot speed during latest workout

    Total Pro Sports "Tua Tagovailoa hasn’t played a down of football since he was carted off the field after suffering a right hip injury against Mississippi State in November 2019. Since then, he has made incredible strides to get healthy and to make sure he is ready for Week 1 of the 2020 NFL..." May 24

  • Tua Tagovailoa, Derrick Brown Have Offset Language

    Pro Football Rumors "Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and Panthers defensive lineman Derrick Brown have offset language in their contracts, according to Albert Breer of Sports Illustrated. So far, they’re the only two first-round picks to have their deals in place, so..." May 19

  • Ryan Fitzpatrick: I’m Tua’s biggest cheerleader, but I want to play

    Pro Football Talk "The big question for much of the Dolphins offseason was whether they’d pick a quarterback early in the first round and they answered it by selecting Tua Tagovailoa. With Tagovailoa in the fold, the big question now has to do with when Tagovailoa is going to take over the..." May 19

  • 5 favorites to win NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year

    Larry Brown Sports "The NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year award can be tough to predict. It’s based as much on opportunity as anything else; if you don’t play as a rookie, you’re obviously not going to excel. Add in the uncertainty of predicting how a first-year player will adapt to the league,..." May 16

  • Lions' Matthew Stafford says he wasn't concerned by offseason trade rumors

    ESPN "Matthew Stafford never gave much thought to trade rumors earlier this year, saying Thursday he had always prepared as if he would still be the Detroit Lions' quarterback this season and, he hopes, for many seasons to come. Stafford had conversations with general manager..." May 14

  • Tua Tagovailoa Vows To Give Back To Hawaii, Bama & Miami With Rookie Contract

    TMZ "The ink is still wet on Tua Tagovailoa's rookie contract ... but the Miami Dolphins top pick is already in the process of giving back -- vowing to help the communities that raised him. The 22-year-old ex-Alabama superstar just signed a 4-year, $30.3 MILLION deal with nearly..." May 12

  • Dwayne Haskins wasn’t worried about Tua Tagovailoa

    NBC Sports Washington "Dwayne Haskins hasn’t actually played for Ron Rivera yet, and still, the quarterback believes in his new coach.  Before the Coronavirus sank the NFL’s pre-draft process two months ago, rumors ran wild about the Redskins having interest in Alabama quarterback Tua..." May 11

  • Tua Tagovailoa signs rookie contract with Miami Dolphins

    Sportsnaut "The Miami Dolphins spent a year putting themselves in the position to land their quarterback of the future. After selecting him with the No. 5 overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, Tagovailoa agreed to terms on his rookie deal with the Dolphins on Monday. According to ESPN’s Field..." May 11

  • Tua Tagovailoa Surprises Mom With Escalade For Mother's Day

    TMZ "Tua Tagovailoa is showing serious love for his mom with one of his first big NFL purchases ... surprising her with a Cadillac Escalade for Mother's Day!!! The 22-year-old Miami Dolphins star rookie revealed the new whip in an emotional video on Sunday ... explaining to Diane,..." May 11

  • Dolphins' Tua Tagovailoa has top two selling jerseys on NFL Shop

    247 Sports "New Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa not only has the top-selling NFL jersey, but his white and aqua No. 1 jerseys are the top two on NFL Shop, per Adam Silverstein. Earlier this week, Tagovailoa revealed that he will be wearing the No. 1 at his next stop in Miami. After..." May 10

  • Tua Tagovailoa to wear No. 1 with 13 retired by Dolphins for Dan Marino

    ESPN "The Miami Dolphins' Tua Tagovailoa will wear No. 1, the first quarterback in franchise history to do so. Tagovailoa, drafted by the Dolphins with the No. 5 pick in last month's NFL draft, is the most anticipated Dolphins quarterback since Dan Marino, the..." May 05

  • Will Joe Burrow or Tua Tagovailoa have the better NFL career?

    Clutch Points "The Cincinnati Bengals’ Joe Burrow and Miami Dolphins’ Tua Tagovailoa are the two marquee quarterbacks of the 2020 draft class. During the 2019 season, there was a debate about Burrow and Tagovailoa on who would be the first quarterback selected. if it..." May 04

  • Nick Saban: Tua Tagovailoa has to learn self-preservation in the NFL

    Miami Herald "Alabama coach Nick Saban said Thursday that he was hopeful the Dolphins would draft his quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, whom Miami selected with the fifth overall pick in last week’s NFL Draft, and believes he will be be “a great face of the organization there.” In a..." May 01

  • Ron Rivera: Washington never considered drafting Tua Tagovailoa due to confidence in Dwayne Haskins

    Yardbarker "The Washington Redskins got arguably the most talented player in the draft when they took Chase Young with the second pick of last weekend's draft. But while the pick didn't come as a surprise to most, some still wondered if the team would take a..." April 30

  • Is Tua Tagovailoa Dolphins' Week 1 Starter?

    SI "Miami Dolphins fans rode a rollercoaster of emotions in the #TankForTua campaign over the last nine months.  First, the Dolphins looked like one of the worst teams in the NFL in the midst of trading off superstar players like Laremy Tunsil and Minkah Fitzpatrick. Next, Miami was..." April 27

  • Dolphins decided to take Tua Tagovailoa only days before NFL Draft?

    Miami Herald "In the days leading up to the NFL Draft, the Dolphins became convinced that Tua Tagovailoa was their quarterback target after getting a late green light from doctors, general manager Chris Grier told Sports Illustrated’s Albert Breer on..." April 27

  • Dolphins “very comfortable” with Tua Tagovailoa

    Miami Herald "Shortly after the conclusion of the busiest, and possibly most important, first round of the NFL Draft in Dolphins history, the team’s top two decision-makers spoke with reporters about Tua Tagovailoa, Austin Jackson and Noah Igbinoghene. The biggest..." April 24

  • Tua Tagovailoa’s car destroyed in March 3 tornado in Nashville

    Tennessean "As if recovering from a season-ending injury wasn't enough, former Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa encountered another unexpected challenge as he prepared for the NFL draft: being caught in the devastating Nashville tornadoes. Tagovailoa was in town in March..." April 24

  • Miami Dolphins pick QB Tua Tagovailoa as their 5th overall pick at the 2020 NFL Draft

    12 News "The Miami Dolphins selected former Alabama star Tua Tagovailoa as their 5th pick overall at Thursday's NFL Draft. There were reports that the Dolphins might trade up to # 3 to select an offensive tackle, but Miami stuck with the plan of drafting an elite QB as their top pick, despite the..." April 23

  • Doctor Says Tua Tagovailoa’s X-Rays Are “Pristine”

    CBS Sports "Medical concerns have been the talking point in regards to Tua Tagovailoa as a 2020 NFL Draft prospect, and while some still believe the quarterback's injury history will cause him to drop past QB-needy teams early Thursday night, Tagovailoa's own doctor from..." April 23

  • Jags' Rumored Interest in Tua Tagovailoa Makes a Surprising Amount of Sense

    12 Up "With the first round of the NFL Draft kicking off on Thursday evening, the main topic of discussion is where former Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa will be selected. Teams like the Miami Dolphins and Los Angeles Chargers have been linked to the southpaw gunslinger, but a new team..." April 23

  • Tua Tagovailoa Is Ready for Whatever Happens on Draft Day

    Complex "Tua is ready for the NFL Draft. He doesn't know what's going to happen when the first round kicks off tonight, but he's ready for it. For Tua, he knows tonight is going to change his family forever. How is Tua preparing for the biggest night of his life? He's giving..." April 23

  • Why Patriots trading up for Tua Tagovailoa is the stupidest idea ever

    NBC Sports Bay Area "If you’re a Patriots fan praying for a speedy, post-Brady recovery, hit your knees and pray somebody in the Top 10 takes Tua Tagovailoa.  Because if nobody does and the Patriots trade up to get him as we’ve been talking about nonstop for a month?  They..." April 23

  • Tua Tagovailoa passed Dolphins' physical in February

    Pro Football Rumors "The Dolphins might not be overly concerned with Tua Tagovailoa‘s medical situation. Team doctors gave him a passing grade on his physical at the scouting combine, according to Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald. Presumably, Tagovailoa is even closer to 100% health..." April 22

  • Tua Tagovailoa is facing an uncertain outlook in the 2020 NFL draft, but Alabama QB won't flinch

    USA Today "The familiar question swirled for Tua Tagovailoa as yet another set of circumstances beyond his control further altered his plans.  It wasn’t enough that a season-ending injury and surgery had robbed him of the final games of his junior season at Alabama. The..." April 22

  • Tua Tagovailoa Could Be the Next Aaron Rodgers or Brady Quinn

    The Big Lead "Tua Tagovailoai could be one of the top picks in Thursday's NFL Draft. Or, if the Miami Dolphins decide to go another direction, he could drop... well, who knows how far. Some people think he's not worth a top 10 pick. Some teams might not even want a quarterback in this..." April 22

  • Dolphins Prefer Justin Herbert to Tua Tagovailoa, 'Tide Has Turned'

    Bleacher Report "The Miami Dolphins reportedly favor Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert over Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa in the 2020 NFL draft. According to ESPN NFL draft expert Mel Kiper Jr., the "tide has turned" with regard to how the Dolphins..." April 22

  • Peter King explained why he thinks the Patriots will trade up for Tua Tagovailoa

    Boston "On Monday, the originally planned date for the 2020 Boston Marathon saw only a few runners out and about. One runner, a healthcare worker, ran her marathon in the shape of a timely message (though it was endearingly misspelled). Peter King on his Patriots prediction: NFL..." April 21

  • Despite rumors, NFL executives believe Tua Tagovailoa will go top 10

    Yardbarker "Former Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa’s status heading into the 2020 NFL Draft is among the biggest stories of the annual event. Prior to suffering a serious hip injury with the Crimson Tide last season, Tua was seen as the consensus No. 1 overall player in the..." April 21

  • NFL insider ‘can’t find anyone’ who thinks Dolphins will draft Tua Tagovailoa at No. 5

    Sportsnaut "Just three days ahead of the 2020 NFL Draft, and there is a growing sense that the Miami Dolphins will not take Tua Tagovailoa. NBC Sports’ Peter King predicted in his weekly column that the Dolphins would take Justin Herbert, whether they trade up with Detroit or..." April 21

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