Tua Tagovailoa - Alabama

 

Height/Weight - 6'0/217/Hands-10.0" 

Age/Birthday - 21 Years Old, (March 2, 1998)

Combine Results - 40-, Vert-, Broad-

Class - Junior

Conference - SEC West

NFL Draft Projection - Round 1

College Stats -

2019 - Passing: 180/252/2840/71.4%/11.3 YPA/33 TD/3 INT

2019 - Rushing: 23/17/0.7/2 TD

2018 - Passing: 245/355/3966/69.0%/11.2 YPA/43 TD/6 INT

2018 - Rushing: 57/190/3.3/5 TD

2017 - Passing: 49/77/636/63.6%/8.3 YPA/11 TD/2 INT

2017 - Rushing: 27/133/4.9/2 TD 

 

NFL Player Comparison - Drew Brees, Jimmy Garoppolo

Current ADP - 2:08 (1-QB, Rookie Drafts), 140.33 (1-QB, Start Ups)

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Player Notes Pros

 

  • Big arm, ideal size, excellent mobility allowing him to be a true dual threat QB

  • Incredibly accurate, places ball to protect receivers or set up yards after the catch

  • Highly intelligent, comfortable reading the entire field, willing to trust his reads

  • Great anticipation, goes through progressions nicely, rarely makes mental mistakes

  • Unreal ability to feel rushers crashing in off the edge and escape pressure

  • Very sound mechanics with a compact quick delivery, excellent footwork

  • Does well to stay balanced when standing tall to survey from the pocket

  • Excellent arm strength, uses a variety of arm angles to complete passes in traffic

  • Exceptional at finding way through the pocket while keeping his eyes down field

  • Incredible touch, able to throw accurately on all levels of the field

  • Championship pedigree, off the charts intangibles, high character player 

Player Notes Cons

  • Suffered a devastating hip injury, leaving some questions regarding health

  • Ball security was a problem as he regularly fumbled at Alabama

  • Delivery has a slight hitch, base will occasionally narrow and impact his release point