He also tossed the game-winning 41-yard touchdown strike to DeVonta Smith in overtime, giving the Crimson Tide a 26-23 victory. The fact that the Giants didn't hire Wilks immediately doesn't mean he's out of the running, but the door is now open for the Cardinals or Colts to snatch him. As a coach, you want to see your team reach their full potential. "They're two really good defensive teams and I think points will be at a premium".
That precision and power coming out of Tagovailoa's left arm gave the coaching staff the confidence to sit Hurts, who was ineffective in the first half, and place their fortunes in hands of a freshman. "But I think I'm going to".
When Tua signed to play in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, last year, his family moved with him from Hawaii.
Saban is now creating his own new era, having tied Paul "Bear" Bryant's legendary six championships - and by all evidence he is not ready to throw in the towel. "We were watching my phone and watching the game and just screaming the whole time". Will Hurts return as the starting quarterback in 2018 or will Tagovailoa officially take over as the signal-caller of the future?
This week on the Dan Patrick show, Kiffin confidently claimed that Tagovailoa would've transferred from Alabama if he wouldn't have gotten a chance to play in the second half Monday. It still takes some chutzpah for a coach to bench the 2016 SEC Player of the Year in the highest-stakes game for someone who had thrown just 53 career passes.
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"A lot of people are rooted in the word over here just like back home", Tagovailoa said.
The Wilks interview satisfied the NFL's Rooney Rule, which requires teams to interview minority candidates for head coaching jobs.
Pappanastos set up for what could have a game-winning field goal, but the 36-yard kick sailed wide left and helped send the game to overtime.
"Because they're the New York Giants", he said.
One bad half - and there's no doubt Hurts failing to be remotely effective passing the ball against Georgia was an eyesore - doesn't always compel a coach to go to the bullpen. I know people are going to go that's hyperbole...
"Everybody would kind of look at me different, but the one person who stood out was Marcus", Tagovailoa told The Oregonian in 2014.
Georgia players watched in shock as Alabama completed a remarkable rally and celebrated another national title win.