Tua Tagovailoa opens up about his season-ending injury, weighs NFL draft options | College GameDay

Tua Tagovailoa sits down with Kirk Herbstreit to reflect on the season-ending injury he suffered vs. Mississippi State in Week 12 of the 2019 college football regular season. Tagovailoa also discusses his rehabilitation process and pending decision on whether to return to the Alabama Crimson Tide for a potential senior season or declare for the 2020 NFL draft.
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  1. Kevondra Hill

    Kevondra HillMåned siden

    If my dolphins don't pik king TUA. I'm done

  2. Fuel1

    Fuel1Måned siden

    You're targeted Tua... they were out to get you...pray for the two, bless them...taro and bully beef is best for island body like yours.. Polynesian All Blacks it's their secret...

  3. L3_SPAMM

    L3_SPAMMMåned siden

    Would you draft tua?

  4. Nick Digger

    Nick DiggerMåned siden

    Seems like a great guy. I hope he’s a savage in the nfl

  5. uteboy86

    uteboy86Måned siden

    It's a huge long shot but the best team he could fall to if they got super lucky would be Colts him behind that O-line he would destory it.

  6. Big Fella

    Big FellaMåned siden

    Legend has it he told him right after the camera went off

  7. Richard Blajos

    Richard BlajosMåned siden

    Hmmmm pats will be interested if he doesn’t go first round

  8. Drew Vasquez

    Drew VasquezMåned siden

    Hes a cool dude but a lot of hate bc he plays for Bama

  9. stivvle brains

    stivvle brainsMåned siden

    he can't even walk? his NFL career is not going to be the same. Tua, prove the people wrong.

  10. Mike Gee

    Mike GeeMåned siden

    Chargers draft him, sign Rivers one year deal

  11. Trey

    TreyMåned siden

    Please come to New Orleans 😪

  12. sym tay

    sym tayMåned siden

    All the best brother... if my son didn't play football in state's had no idea whos who... whole new world still learning the game tho lol

  13. trey trey

    trey treyMåned siden

    This is EXACTLY why college football and basketball players should be getting paid for their service and be allowed to individually sign whatever endorsement deals they can for the money they negotiate for themselves.

  14. stivvle brains

    stivvle brainsMåned siden


  15. trey trey

    trey treyMåned siden

    Tua Tagovailoa better know that his football career is OVER. Hopefully he realizes that the chances of him being a first round pick is slim to none, because the NFL is a heartless business. The chances of him actually going undrafted is a serious possibility also because of the nature of his injuries (ankle and HIP), has there been a football SERIOUSLY injure his HIP, then come back and be the same? Bo Jackson might've had a similar HIP INJURY and after he was sadly done. He better focus on getting his education, because if he does make a NFL team his career will probably only last 1 season; so all of those "millions" of dollars he's still counting in his head might have all flew out the window. I hope he acts wisely.

  16. Real Deal Will

    Real Deal WillMåned siden

    This is coming from a die hard Auburn fan but I have so much respect & love for Tua.

  17. Jesse Kauffman

    Jesse KauffmanMåned siden

    Seems like a great young man

  18. williewideback

    williewidebackMåned siden

    Dem Dam Dolphins looking at you!!!!!!!

  19. Dylan O

    Dylan OMåned siden

    Is he wearing pyjamas?

  20. ASDFGHJKL dfghjhgcgyuigfyuij

    ASDFGHJKL dfghjhgcgyuigfyuijMåned siden

    Dylan O he can’t walk or change clothes easily

  21. Danny Ainge

    Danny AingeMåned siden

    Nick Saban should take a page out of John Calipari’s book and revoke Tua’s scholarship. Tua’s a great kid but he needs to go pro. He’s at worse the 3rd QB off the board, most people still have him above Herbert so most likely 2nd. If he returns, he most likely is the 3rd QB off the board, behind Fields and Lawrence.

  22. Dionne

    DionneMåned siden

    Danny Ainge Saban shouldn’t do that. Tua needs to have that scholarship to get a degree just in case his NFL career is short or non-existent

  23. Noah Smith

    Noah SmithMåned siden

    Homie in his pajamas

  24. James Patterson

    James PattersonMåned siden

    I hope it all works out for you Tua! And I'm sure it will, you got that "keeponkeepinon" element that everbody ain't got, you have been good for the mainland apperatus,as I know this was important for you! just keep bein Tua, an you're there! Best of luck! A CLEMSON TIGER FAN

  25. Michael Neely

    Michael NeelyMåned siden

    I hope that he stays in college. No quarterback, I repeat on quarterback that leaves college early has ever made it in professional football. No one. Zilch nada never.

  26. Cedric Harper

    Cedric HarperMåned siden

    I hope he goes to the Falcons! Oh my Goodness it would be AMAZING TO HAVE HIM WITH All those receivers from Alabama! Wow 🤩

  27. Cedric Harper

    Cedric HarperMåned siden

    I hate that he got hurt with a passion. Those guys meant to punish him on that play! U can see it in the replay! He has to know when to just throw the ball away and not risk a sack or injury! One thing about Brady! He will let a mfer punter or field goal kicker do his job every week and make their money 💰

  28. GM

    GMMåned siden

    Tua, if you know which side your bread is buttered on, then I want to hear you say.. "my family and I have been praying for the Lord's wisdom to guide us at this time". Because, money or no money, the Lord is your provider.

  29. YEE

    YEEMåned siden

    Tua Tagovaihumble

  30. Forever Crazy Family

    Forever Crazy FamilyMåned siden

    Tua has a really good head on his shoulders. His parents raised him right.

  31. Keymah

    KeymahMåned siden

    Sole bro go Pro... enough with Bama!! You prob get picked mid of first round and live the Dream uso

  32. Lord Exar Kun

    Lord Exar KunMåned siden

    Injury prone

  33. Pohakuloa Sole

    Pohakuloa SoleMåned siden

    The STEELERS would gladly take you in with open arms Tua😉 if you decide to go Pro. Get well Uce!!!

  34. Pohakuloa Sole

    Pohakuloa SoleMåned siden

    Ain't that the Truth Atomic! Well said!

  35. AtomicBeats

    AtomicBeatsMåned siden

    Pohakuloa Sole god knows they need him

  36. Demarcus Howard

    Demarcus HowardMåned siden

    Praying for you Tua 🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾 Lord God bless his family and keep his family in knowledge, love, compassion, forgiveness and in the blood of Jesus

  37. RealBlessed

    RealBlessedMåned siden

    He would be stupid to come back to alabama. And risked another injury for free. Not smart. He is a guaranteed 2nd rounder the least. Probably a first rounder easy. Go pro my guy.

  38. Laura Bexley

    Laura BexleyMåned siden


  39. RealBlessed

    RealBlessedMåned siden

    Laura Bexley wasnt blaming anybody. Just too risky to go back for free.

  40. Laura Bexley

    Laura BexleyMåned siden


  41. GataBa¡t

    GataBa¡tMåned siden

    He always goes down so awkward when hit

  42. angela thomas

    angela thomasMåned siden

    Tua please go pro the Saints want you and that would make me happy.

  43. Wayland Colburn

    Wayland ColburnMåned siden

    Best u can do is stay at Alabama. Please leave Kirk Herbstreit alone he hates Alabama my friend !

  44. Reefa Hall

    Reefa HallMåned siden

    I dig the pants brother 😂😂😂 Your Blessed King! You'll be just fine! 💪🏿💪🏿💯

  45. Tyson Garcia

    Tyson GarciaMåned siden

    Good kid and player. But I wouldn't pick him in the first round. Maybe late second or 3rd. Let him sit and heal for a year or two with the NFL staff.

  46. Laura Bexley

    Laura BexleyMåned siden

    You can't keep TUA down.

  47. TJ Smith

    TJ SmithMåned siden

    Tyson Garcia that’s why he ain’t going pro

  48. HFR83

    HFR83Måned siden

    Tua got his Christmas morning outfit on lol. He's way more outgoing than kyler murray

  49. Anakin Skywalker

    Anakin SkywalkerMåned siden

    Wouldn’t be a risk to go pro. You’re getting paid for it now!

  50. Rob Rusia

    Rob RusiaMåned siden

    If he enters the draft he will go to the pats .. I just have a feeling

  51. Pumpin George

    Pumpin GeorgeMåned siden

    Naaaaaaaaaaaaa ......Chargers

  52. AtomicBeats

    AtomicBeatsMåned siden

    Rob Rusia no he wont

  53. Terry Smith

    Terry SmithMåned siden

    I wish players would stay for at least 2-3 years and develop a more. Gives them time to become winning players as opposed to just draft picks.

  54. Rob Rusia

    Rob RusiaMåned siden

    People can hate the Alabama football programs but how can you hate this kid.. wish him well

  55. JayKlotz

    JayKlotzMåned siden

    He should go now, he’ll get picked up later, yes. But with that it will also be a better organization. I could see the colts picking him up if he goes this year

  56. AtomicBeats

    AtomicBeatsMåned siden

    UmJkay i just want the panthers to pick up jalen hurts or tua, honestly i’d prefer jalen hurts bc tua has been through lots of injury

  57. Michael Stewart

    Michael StewartMåned siden

    Can we worry about quality of life for the young man

  58. A.T X

    A.T XMåned siden

    Nick Saban selfish asf

  59. chefawkes

    chefawkesMåned siden

    That hip injury is going to affect him for life. Pay these college kids

  60. HeyFranziska

    HeyFranziskaMåned siden

    (100% agree with you though that college athletes should get paid)

  61. HeyFranziska

    HeyFranziskaMåned siden

    he got an insurance so if he really does fall in the draft because of the injury he will still get millions

  62. Pedro Nava

    Pedro NavaMåned siden

    chefawkes don’t worry nfl gone pay him real good

  63. Rubble

    RubbleMåned siden

    NFL it is.

  64. oneloveonebeing

    oneloveonebeingMåned siden

    man go pro even if you drop the patriots gonna trade up and get you

  65. Ralph Banks

    Ralph BanksMåned siden

    He needs to level up and move on... He got a chip... He'll fall to a good team and have a year to heal up and be a good pro... He's done enough on that level...

  66. Greg Austin

    Greg AustinMåned siden

    I like this young man! Hope he becomes a Tn Titan or a Patriot!!!

  67. Trevonte Mccurdy

    Trevonte MccurdyMåned siden

    @Greg Austin no he isn't borrow is

  68. Greg Austin

    Greg AustinMåned siden

    Trevonte Mccurdy ya but how much longer? Maybe 2more years?? Perfect amount of time to work behind Brady and learn just like the 49rs QB Garapolo and the colts Brisset both learned behind Brady and it paid off big time they are both better for it! And Brady is Almost ready to stop dominating and being the man! Plus u have Lamar Jackson here now and Maholmes etc Tua is in line with that type of athlete,.

  69. Trevonte Mccurdy

    Trevonte MccurdyMåned siden

    Patriots has a Qb

  70. MagneticQubzian %

    MagneticQubzian %Måned siden

    Looks like my cousin Jamal

  71. wikedwun

    wikedwunMåned siden

    Tua to the Chargers

  72. j g

    j gMåned siden

    I've dislocated my elbow badly snowboarding. Dislocates pretty often now. I reduce it myself and go on. Getting a dislocated joint back in doesn't hurt - it actually is a relief and the pain goes away. I can't imagine a hip though.

  73. Alexander Williams

    Alexander WilliamsMåned siden

    Take the money 💰.

  74. Geremias De Leon

    Geremias De LeonMåned siden

    Phins up

  75. KAli FA

    KAli FAMåned siden

    Welcome to Dallas

  76. MrUHOH415

    MrUHOH415Måned siden

    The LOLPHINS are gonna pick him.

  77. Donny Fraley

    Donny FraleyMåned siden

    I would put money on it. But where?? They have 4 picks in the top 35-40. 4, 20,26,36 or something like that.

  78. Steed92

    Steed92Måned siden

    Yeah nobody likes Alabama so hopefully Tua recovers quick but thankfully his program is trash now 🤷🏾‍♂️... Beautiful when arrogant entitled teams and their fans lose. (Astros, Bama, Warriors, Bruins, Clippers, Patriots,) The world is better, the energy of people is better when suckas lose.

  79. Steed92

    Steed92Måned siden

    @Jason Mansell Tell that to LeBron haters 😐...And what Bama has produced over the past two seasons is far from greatness. 🤣🤣 You mad. Bama fans,... sore winners and sore losers

  80. Jason Mansell

    Jason MansellMåned siden

    And that shows how pathetic u are. Usually it's fans of real trash teams that hate on greatness

  81. Steed92

    Steed92Måned siden

    @Cerl84 It's not the two losses...It's the blowout in the chip last year and missing the playoffs this year. It's the humbling of fans like yourself having to come comment things like " If two losses is trash we'll be ok" whatever makes you feel better dog. Alabama and they fans are hurt right now and the World is better because of it.

  82. Cerl84

    Cerl84Måned siden

    If two losses is trash, Alabama is going to be okay.

  83. Matt

    MattMåned siden

    Falling in the draft is not the worst thing for a player. He'd be able to go to a team that isn't complete trash and would be better equipped to put him in a situation where he can actually succeed. So many wasted talents die with terrible teams.

  84. David R

    David RMåned siden

    Get well soon man not a Bama fan but hate to see players get hurt