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Tagged: Tua Tagovailoa (39 Results)

Factoid: Miami Dolphins

The Dolphins drafted Jaylen Waddle on Thursday, and previously signed Will Fuller, so they’ve added some explosive weapons to their receiving room. But do they have the right quarterback to bring those guys to life?  more »

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Apr
30

Dolphins draft WR Waddle with sixth overall pick

The Miami Dolphins selected Alabama wide receiver JAYLEN WADDLE with the sixth overall pick on Thursday night, reuniting him with former college quarterback TUA TAGOVAILOA. Waddle played just four games forMore Alabama in 2020 before suffering a broken ankle and missing much of the season. Waddle returned to play in the national championship game and is now headed for a reunion with Tagovailoa in Miami. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Apr
22

Dolphins GM excited about QB Tagovailoa

Miami Dolphins GM Chris Grier said on Wednesday that he is “excited” for second-year quarterback TUA TAGOVAILOA, adding that he is expecting his young signal-caller to take the next step. WhenMore Miami held the third overall pick in next week’s draft, there was some speculation that the club could take a quarterback for the second consecutive year within the top five. That talk has quieted, and the Dolphins appear ready to roll with Tagovailoa heading into the 2021 season. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Mar
22

Dolphins sign former Texans WR Fuller

The Miami Dolphins signed free agent wide receiver WILL FULLER late last week. Fuller, who signed a one-year deal with the Dolphins, provides a deep threat for quarterback TUA TAGOVAILOA. TheMore Dolphins have also been linked to trade speculation involving DESHAUN WATSON, Fuller’s former quarterback in Houston. Regardless of who is throwing the football in Miami, Fuller is known as one of the fastest receivers in the NFL and he should be able to help the Dolphins deep passing game. Less

Source: Miami Sun-Sentinel

Mar
18

Dolphins sign QB Brissett

The Miami Dolphins agreed to a one-year contract this week with quarterback JACOBY BRISSETT. Brissett has started 32 games for the Patriots and Colts during his five-year NFL career, but heMore is expected to assume the backup role behind TUA TAGOVAILOA in Miami. Speculation also continues about the possible addition of disgruntled Houston quarterback DESHAUN WATION. Less

Source: Miami Herald

Feb
3

Dolphins heading into 2021 with two offensive coordinators

After a month of interviews, Miami head coach Brian Flores decided on Tuesday to promote both Eric Studesville and George Godsey as co-offensive coordinators. The duo will replace Chan Gailey andMore attempt to improve the offense while developing young quarterback TUA TAGOVAILOA (assuming the Dolphins do not trade for DESHAUN WATSON). The team has yet to decide who will call plays under the new arrangement. Less

Source: Miami Herald

Feb
2

Dolphins QB Tagovailoa calls rookie season “below average”

Miami quarterback TUA TAGOVAILOA said on Monday that he would describe his rookie season with the Dolphins as “below average”. While Tagovailoa started the season on the bench and finished asMore the starting quarterback, he said that his performance was not up to the expectations that he has for himself. It certainly did not help that the player selected immediately after him, JUSTIN HERBERT, had one of the best rookie seasons the NFL has ever seen. Less

Source: NFL.com

Jan
7

Dolphins GM commits to Tagovailoa as starting quarterback in 2021

Miami Dolphins general manager Chris Grier said this week that rookie quarterback TUA TAGOVAILOA will be the starter heading into the 2021 season. Tagovailoa started this season as the backup quarterbackMore before eventually supplanting veteran RYAN FITZPATRICK as the starter. Grier said that Tagovailoa did a nice job coming in as a rookie this year, adding that the team was very happy with the young signal-caller. Tua went 6-3 as a starter with 11 touchdown passes and 5 interceptions, likely helping the Dolphins more than his fantasy owners. Less

Source: ESPN.com

Scheduletron: Luck of the draw

With only three weeks left, Strength of Schedule isn’t particularly useful drawing up expectations of what’s the come. It can, however, give us an indication of which teams have benefitted from the luck of the schedule makers thus far.  more »

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Dec
7

Tua returns from injury, Gaskin has career-day in Dolphins win

Miami quarterback TUA TAGOVAILOA returned from injury and played well enough to help the Dolphins win in real football, although his fantasy performance was limited. Meanwhile, running back MYLES GASKIN returned from a four-game absence due to a knee sprain and had a career-high 141 yards from scrimmage.

Source: Team Website

Dec
2

Tagovailoa likely a game time decision vs. Bengals

The Miami Dolphins are hopeful that rookie quarterback TUA TAGOVAILOA will be ready to play when the team faces the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday. Head coach Brian Flores has already saidMore that Tagovailoa will start when healthy, adding that he will not know his rookie signal-caller’s status until he sees him in practice this week. This one could come down to the wire. Less

Source: Sun-Sentinel

Nov
30

Jets QB Fitzpatrick fills in nicely for injured Tagovailoa

Veteran Miami Dolphins quarterback RYAN FITZPATRICK threw 2 touchdown passes while starting in place of injured rookie TUA TAGOVAILOA in Sunday’s win over the still-winless New York Jets. While Fitz playedMore a nice game, head coach Brian Flores reiterated afterward that Tagovailoa would remain the starting quarterback when he’s healthy. The Dolphins host the Cincinnati Bengals next Sunday. Less

Source: Miami Sun-Sentinel

Nov
23

Tagovailoa pulled late in Dolphins loss to Broncos

The Miami Dolphins pulled rookie quarterback TUA TAGOVAILOA in favor of veteran RYAN FITZPATRICK late in Sunday’s loss to the Denver Broncos. Tagovailoa was sacked 6 times and looked like heMore twisted his leg awkwardly on the last one, but head coach Brian Flores confirmed that there was no injury (implying that the benching was performance related). Flores added that Tagovailoa will be the Week #12 starter when the Dolphins play the New York Jets. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Dynasty Leagues: Long-term QB rankings

Justin Herbert and Tua Tagovailoa go head-to-head on Sunday, and that’s a notable matchup: two quarterbacks who could be notable players at the position for years. Herbert has been ripping it up for two months, while Tagovailoa comes off his first big game as a pro.  more »

Podcast: November 12 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff look back at Week 9 of the NFL regular season and preview tonight's Colts-Titans matchup. Sponsored by Fantasy Points.  more »

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