Tua Tagovailoa RUMORS & NEWS

  • Miami Dolphins: 'Tua Tagovailoa is QB1, Deshaun Watson No Longer Trade Target

    NFL.com "The Dolphins head into their search for a new coach with firm support for their quarterback. Tua Tagovailoa is expected to be the quarterback for the 2022 season, sources say, barring some sort of unforeseen occurrence. The organization's belief in him as their starter is..." January 15

  • Brian Flores Told Tua Tagovailoa He Should’ve Picked Patriots' QB Mac Jones Instead

    Total Pro Sports "In his second season with Tua Tagovailoa, Brian Flores reportedly had dreams of having another Alabama quarterback under center for him. On Black Monday, the Miami Dolphins fired Flores. On his GM Shuffle podcast, league insider Michael Lombardi dropped some damning information..." January 14

  • Brian Flores Had Tua Tagovailoa Tested For PED's Multiple Times; Didn't Believe Transformation Was Natural

    Total Pro Sports "Back-to-back winning seasons were not enough for Brian Flores to keep his job as coach of the Miami Dolphins. His surprise firing on Monday shocked the football world. That was until more stories started to come out. The most insane rumor out there right now is that Flores was in so..." January 13

  • Report Details Heated Exchange Between Brian Flores and Tua Tagovailoa

    Larry Brown Sports "The Miami Dolphins made the surprising decision on Monday to fire head coach Brian Flores. It sounds like the move was a result of Flores not getting along with several members of the organization, one of which was his starting quarterback. Dave Hyde of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel..." January 11

  • Tua Tagovailoa on offseason trade talk: If it comes up, it comes up

    Pro Football Talk "Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa had a run of good games during a seven-game winning streak that lifted the Dolphins into the playoff conversation, but both streaks came to an end against the Titans last Sunday. Tagovailoa was 18-of-38 for 205 yards and an interception..." January 05

  • DeVante Parker tells Logan Ryan to 'hold that L' after Giants cornerback's dig on Tua Tagovailoa

    CBS Sports "Logan Ryan's jab at Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa has seemingly gotten back to the Dolphins locker room. Following Sunday's matchup between New York and Miami, the veteran cornerback spoke to reporters and took a shot at the second-year quarterback when..." December 09

  • Dolphins' Tua Tagovailoa Discusses How He Deals with Social-Media Criticism

    Bleacher Report "The Miami Dolphins are one of the hottest teams in the NFL, riding a five-game winning streak. But before that, the team languished in a seven-game losing streak, and criticism followed. Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa talked about dealing with that online vitriol during an appearance..." December 06

  • Giants’ Logan Ryan Sure Picked Weird Time To Troll Tua Tagovailoa

    Fox News "The New York Giants’ quarterback situation appeared to be more clouded after Sunday’s 20-9 loss to the Miami Dolphins. Daniel Jones missed the game with a neck injury and is reportedly set to miss Week 14’s game against the Los Angeles Chargers...." December 06

  • Miami Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa to start vs. Jets

    Sportsnaut "The Miami Dolphins will turn back to Tua Tagovailoa to start their upcoming road game against the New York Jets, coach Brian Flores announced Monday. Tagovailoa, who has been nursing a small fracture in the middle finger of his throwing hand, came on in relief of an injured Jacoby..." November 15

  • Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa Won’t Start Tonight

    Pro Football Rumors "Tua Tagovailoa will likely miss his second-straight game. NFL Network’s Cameron Wolfe reports (via Twitter) that backup Jacoby Brissett will be starting for the Dolphins when they take on the Ravens tonight. Tagovailoa has been dealing with a small fracture..." November 11

  • Tua Tagovailoa Emotional Over Henry Ruggs Situation

    TMZ "Tua Tagovailoa -- who won a national championship alongside Henry Ruggs at Alabama -- choked back tears as he addressed his ex-teammate's fatal DUI arrest after practice Wednesday ... saying, "You’d never think that this guy could hurt a soul." The..." November 03

  • Dolphins Believe in Tua Tagovailoa Despite Deshaun Watson Trade Rumors

    Bleacher Report "Grier told reporters Wednesday that pursuing Watson was "no different" from how the team approaches any other position on the field. He added the Dolphins are "very happy" with Tagovailoa. " November 03

  • What's next for Tua Tagovailoa, Odell Beckham Jr. and other key NFL trade deadline figures?

    USA Today "The NFL’s trade deadline came and went with minimal buzz.  The Los Angeles Rams provided the only fireworks, landing one of the game’s most talented pass rushers in Von Miller on Monday, and the Kansas City Chiefs on Tuesday added some help for their..." November 03

  • If Dolphins trade for Deshaun Watson, what happens with Tua Tagovailoa?

    Pro Football Talk "Assuming that the Texans and Dolphins find a way to land the plane on a Deshaun Watson trade, what happens with Tua Tagovailoa? Some believe the fifth overall pick in the 2020 draft would be part of the package of players and picks that would go to Houston. That seems..." October 31

  • Brian Flores: Barring injury, Tua Tagovailoa is Dolphins' starting QB for rest of 2021

    NFL.com "Dolphins coach Brian Flores continues to field questions about Miami potentially pursuing a trade for quarterback Deshaun Watson?. On Friday, he stuck to his standard line that Tua Tagovailoa is the Dolphins' starter. October 29

  • Tua Tagovailoa on rumors: 'I don't even know when the trade deadline is'

    The Score "Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa isn't paying attention to the grapevine ahead of what could be a career-altering trade deadline. "Honestly, I'm not even worried about that," he told reporters Wednesday. "I don't even know..." October 27

  • Potential landing spots for Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa ahead of 2021 NFL trade deadline

    CBS Sports "Dolphins coach Brian Flores has repeatedly called Tua Tagovailoa "our quarterback" this year, refusing to address rumors of Miami's reported interest in Deshaun Watson. And yet, with the NFL's Nov. 2 trade deadline fast approaching, the Dolphins continue to be one of the most..." October 27

  • Tua Tagovailoa: I don’t not feel wanted by the Dolphins

    Pro Football Talk "The last two weeks have featured a lot of chatter about the Dolphins potentially making a trade for quarterback Deshaun Watson and that’s left the team’s current quarterback to answer questions about how the chatter is affecting him. Miami drafted Tua Tagovailoa with the..." October 27

  • Brian Flores thinks Tua Tagovailoa is getting better every time he takes the field

    Miami Herald "Brian Flores might have given the understatement of the season regarding quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, one day after his 13th career start in the NFL. “It’s been an unusual kind of year and a half for a number of reasons,” the Dolphins coach said Monday. October 26

  • Tua Tagovailoa reacts to Deshaun Watson trade rumors

    Larry Brown Sports "Rumors of a potential Deshaun Watson trade have intensified this week, with the Miami Dolphins named as the most likely suitor. It’s easy to imagine those rumors are taking a bit of a toll on Miami’s current quarterback. After Sunday’s loss to the Atlanta Falcons,..." October 24

  • Dan Marino appeared to give Tua Tagovailoa pep talk

    Larry Brown Sports "Tua Tagovailoa has faced a lot of criticism in his first two seasons with the Miami Dolphins, and he may have gotten some words of encouragement from a franchise icon on Sunday. Tagovailoa briefly met with Dan Marino on the field before the Dolphins’ game against the Atlanta..." October 24

  • Brian Flores sticks up for Tua Tagovailoa: 'I'm happy with our quarterback'

    The Score "Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores gave Tua Tagovailoa a vote of confidence Friday amid persistent trade speculation involving Deshaun Watson. "I don't really get into rumors," Flores told reporters, via Omar Kelly of the South Florida Sun..." October 22

  • Dolphins WR Jaylen Waddle responds to Tua Tagovailoa rumors

    Clutch Points "The rumor whispers really started to heat up on Wednesday when multiple reports indicated that the Miami Dolphins were nearing a deal to acquire Houston Texansquarterback Deshaun Watson. These rumors have been super popular dating back to the summer and yet..." October 21

  • Four Trade Destinations For Tua Tagovailoa

    The Big Lead "The Miami Dolphins are reportedly nearing a trade for Deshaun Watson, which leaves 2020 No. 5 overall pick Tua Tagovailoa as the odd man out. Tua has taken a large portion of the blame for Miami's 1-5 start this year, which is fair to an extent. He missed three games after breaking his ribs..." October 21

  • Broncos 'Not In On' Rumored Tua Tagovailoa Trade Sweepstakes

    SI "Tua Tagovailoa could be on the move out of Miami, but contrary to the rumors, the (for-now) Dolphins quarterback is unlikely to land in the Mile High City. According to 9News' Mike Klis, the Denver Broncos are "not in on" apparent Tagovailoa trade talks that reportedly..." October 21

  • Tua Tagovailoa rumors spin out of control amid Deshaun Watson speculation

    Clutch Points "Prepare yourself for the rare NFL midseason blockbuster. According to reports, the Miami Dolphins, Houston Texans, and Washington Football Team are closing in on a three-team exchange that would send embattled QB Deshaun Watson to Miami and QB Tua Tagovailoa to..." October 20

  • Tua Tagovailoa’s Trainer Goes Off On Miami Dolphins & Head Coach

    Total Pro Sports "I do believe it’s time to bring back those Deshaun Watson to Miami Dolphins rumors again after Tua Tagovailoa’s trainer opted to bring some controversy to the team. Tua Tagovailoa’s trainer recently took to Twitter and blasted the Miami Dolphins, saying that the..." October 14

  • How Tua Tagovailoa's IR stint muddles Dolphins' future QB plans

    CBS Sports "The Dolphins placed quarterback Tua Tagovailoa on injured reserve Saturday, meaning the 2020 first-round pick will miss at least three games as he recovers from his fractured ribs. Tagovailoa hasn't had much good fortune since Miami selected him, and..." September 26

  • How Tua Tagovailoa Injury Could Have Major Impact On Patriots Season

    NESN "Tua Tagovailoa will sit out Sunday’s game against the Las Vegas Raiders due to fractured ribs. The Dolphins don’t play the Patriots again until Week 18. But Tagovailoa’s absence, regardless of how long it lasts, could significantly impact New..." September 22

  • X-rays on Tua Tagovailoa’s ribs negative

    Pro Football Talk "Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa left Sunday’s game with injured ribs after a hit by Bills edge rusher A.J. Epenesa and the team offered an update on his condition in the third quarter. The Dolphins radio broadcast said that X-rays on Tagovailoa’s..." September 19

  • Tua Tagovailoa carted off after big hit in major Dolphins concern

    New York Post "Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa was carted off with a rib injury after taking a big hit in the first quarter of Miami’s game against the Bills. He was questionable to return as of the end of the first quarter. Tagovailoa, 23, was walking gingerly off the field after the hit..." September 19

  • Tua Tagovailoa relishes advice from Dan Marino

    Local 12 "The Miami Dolphins enter Week 2 of the NFL season sitting in first place of the AFC East. If the Fins want to stay in their perch atop of the division, they’ll have to come up with another big win this weekend. September 16

  • Patriots CB J.C. Jackson Throws Massive Shots At Tua Tagovailoa Being A Non-Threat In The Passing Game

    NESN "When Tua Tagovailoa sparked a nearly successful New England Patriots comeback Sunday with an ill-advised interception, J.C. Jackson wasn’t surprised. The way Tagovailoa plays, the Patriots cornerback said, an INT was inevitable. September 13

  • It’s finally Tua Tagovailoa’s time with the Dolphins, and his confidence is clear

    The Athletic "If you’re a Miami Dolphins fan, let’s flash back to Halloween 2019. It was a miserable time in Miami. Your team had just lost its seventh consecutive game to start the season. You were already dreaming about — and let’s face it, planning for — the No. 1 pick in the..." September 09

  • Mack Hollins on being named captain, Tua Tagovailoa not being one with Dolphins

    Palm Beach Post "The guy who said he’s always biting his nails on cut-down day had no reason to sweat out whether he made the Dolphins’ roster. Receiver Mack Hollins, it turns out, is more entrenched in aqua and orange than even he realized. September 09

  • Tua Tagovailoa Not Voted Among Dolphins Captains Ahead of 2021 Season

    Bleacher Report "The Miami Dolphins announced their five captains to open the 2021 NFL regular season, and some were surprised to see Tua Tagovailoa absent from the list. Wide receiver Mack Hollins and right tackle Jesse Davis were the two offensive players to make the cut. September 08

  • Miami Dolphins Need to Fully Commit to Tua Tagovailoa as Franchise QB

    Bleacher Report "The Miami Dolphins' flirtation with other quarterbacks needs to stop. The organization invested the fifth overall pick in the 2020 draft on Tua Tagovailoa. The second-year signal-caller is the guy in Miami, and the team finally appears to be coming around to this..." September 02

  • Tua Tagovailoa 'appreciative' of coach's endorsement amid Deshaun Watson rumors

    Yardbarker "It can't be easy for Tua Tagovailoa to keep hearing the Miami Dolphins are the "front-runners" in the Deshaun Watson sweepstakes. But, at least he has an endorsement from head coach Brian Flores. Flores told the press on Wednesday Tagovailoa is "our..." September 02

  • Brian Flores: “Tua Tagovailoa is our quarterback”

    Pro Football Talk "The Deshaun Watson rumors won’t go away in Miami, in large part because the Dolphins still have not slammed the door on a trade for Deshaun Watson. On Wednesday, coach Brian Flores came the closest that he has to becoming the latest Dolphins coach to make..." September 01

  • The Dolphins are keeping their QB options open, and it's up to Tua Tagovailoa to close them

    Yahoo! Sports "To steal a line from Nora Ephron, everything is copy. Even in the NFL. That’s the phrase that comes to mind while looking at what's hanging over Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, who by all accounts has done nothing but come into the league, work hard..." August 30

  • Texans Are ‘Not’ Interested In Tua Tagovailoa In Trade For Deshaun Watson

    Total Pro Sports "Deshaun Watson may very well be headed to the Miami Dolphins in the coming days, but it does not appear that the Houston Texans have any interest in their starting QB in return. On Saturday afternoon, Yahoo! Sports’ Charles Robinson reported that the Dolphins are now the..." August 28

  • How Tua Tagovailoa can become an MVP candidate

    Sportsnaut "Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa faced high expectations entering his rookie season. After falling short, the narrative surrounding the No. 5 pick in the 2020 NFL Draft quickly shifted and many started writing him off. In reality, Tagovailoa played well under the..." August 28

  • Miami Dolphins could trade for Deshaun Watson within the week, what about Tua Tagovailoa?

    USA Today "Tua Tagovailoa has had his name in the headlines a lot in the 2021 offseason, and most of the time it likely wasn’t something all too positive. Whether it be trade rumors or critics calling him a bust, it hasn’t been the prettiest scene for a young quarterback trying to find his..." August 28

  • Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa will not play in Miami’s final preseason game

    The Phinsider "The Miami Dolphins are bubble-wrapping starting quarterback Tua Tagovailoa for the remainder of the preseason. Head coach Brian Flores announced that the team’s second-year quarterback will not play against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday. The former No. 5..." August 26

  • Fan starts NSFW beef with Adam Schefter over butchering Dolphins’ Tua Tagovailoa’s name

    Clutch Points "Miami Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa (and his name) has caused quite a stir recently as famed ESPN personality Adam Schefter gets dragged into controversy by a fan. Schefter, who’s been an NFL insider since 2009, is probably quite used to getting fan mail by now but on Wednesday, the..." August 26

  • Tua Tagovailoa generating significant buzz during Miami Dolphins training camp

    Sportsnaut "Tua Tagovailoa encountered plenty of obstacles in his first NFL season, recovering from a career-threatening injury and then entering the league amid a COVID-19 pandemic. Given the opportunity to work through a normal offseason, things seem to be going well at Miami Dolphins..." August 03