Draft Profile: QB Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama

By: Steve Johnson

Tua Tagovailoa, QB, Alabama

6’0″ 217

30 4/8″ arms. 10″ (left) 9 7/8″ (right) hands. 75 2/8″ wingspan.

Junior

D.O.B. 3/2/98

DNP 40 DNP″ Vert. DNP″ Broad Jump. DNP Bench Reps.

DNP 3 Cone Drill DNP 20 yard Shuttle

Stats/Accolades/History:

2017: 8 games. 49/77 for 636 yards. 11 TDs, 2 ints

2018: 15 games. 245/355 for 3966 yards. 43 TDs, 6 ints

2019: 9 games. 180/252 for 2840 yards. 33 TDs, 3 ints

Misc. Stats: 107 att, 340 yards, 9 TDs

Accolades: 2017 U.S. Army All-American Bowl, 2018 SEC Offensive Player of the Year, 2018 Maxwell Award, 2018 First-team All-SEC, 2018 Consensus All-American, 2018 CFP National Champion, 2018 Heisman Runner-Up, 2019 Second-team All-SEC,

Injuries: Hip injury in 2019 (prevented pre-draft workouts).

History: Five-star recruit from Honolulu. Attended Saint Louis School, a football powerhouse in Honolulu. Attended the 2016 Elite 11 Camp and Nike’s “The Opening” where he was named the MVP of both. Also participated in the U.S. Army All-America Bowl and the Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge.

Strengths: Well built and thick body. Quick release. Good zip on short to intermediate throws. Quick feet. A threat to run it. Natural improvising skills. Great character.

Weaknesses: Lacks ideal size. Injury concerns, dealt with some injuries throughout career. Was surrounded by talent at Alabama, had guys that could take slants to the house.

Overview: 

Evaluation based on games. SC 19′

Draft Projection: TBD

Phanaddict Draft Grade: TBD 

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