Brandon Lee of Honolulu says Hawaii residents take pride in watching someone from the islands shine on a national stage.
Would the Houston-area native head back to his home state and play in the Big 12?
The annual Grumors carousel has ground to a halt with the hiring of Jon Gruden in Oakland and, since Nick Saban has won another college football championship, it's time to think about just what Saban might do for an encore. He threw three touchdown passes including one in overtime.
If Alabama freshman running back Najee Harris, all 6-foot-3 and 226 pounds of him, can deliver the goods late in the game against a defense as salty as Georgia's, then Nebraska sophomore-to-be Tyjon Lindsey surely can make major strides in his second year in the Husker program. Tagovailoa (14-of-24, 166 yards, three TDs, one INT) rallied the Crimson Tide from a 13-0 halftime deficit, tossing a game-winning TD in overtime.
"The amusing thing is, if this second half doesn't flip like this and Alabama's (not) moving the ball, it doesn't change - people that really know what's going on would tell you that Tua was leaving", Kiffin said on The Dan Patrick Show.
I believe the easiest way to lose in ministry is to quit leading your ministry, rest on your laurels, do what you've always done, hope for the best. There he claimed freshman quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, the unlikely hero who orchestrated Alabama's comeback win over Georgia on Monday night, would have left Alabama if he hadn't gotten into the National Championship game. Pastor David McKinley writes that church leaders must "take a risk on a generation who have little game time but are willing and able to be 'all in'". Other key players in the game were freshmen. Alabama couldn't move the ball with Jalen Hurts under center, outside of a few long runs by Hurts, so Saban made the bold, yet calculated move to put Tagovailoa in the game and let his arm try to get the team back in it.
Brent crude oil price hits three-year high of $70 a barrel
Brent crude doubled in the past one year and touched Dollars 70 a barrel mark yesterday, the highest since December 2014. The deal is widely being credited with bringing global inventories closer to their five-year average from a record high.
With the poise of a veteran, Tagovailoa looked to his right, causing the Georgia safeties to slide toward that side of the field. Of course, that means there will undoubtedly be a quarterback competition (or controversy depending on your viewpoint) going into next season. "Just to get taught by him and him giving me attention I didn't deserve, it was just awesome".
Mariota said that Saint Louis School quarterbacks coach Vinny Passas, who mentored Mariota and Tagovailoa, "I'm sure he's smiling at us". And I see you up there with your Hawaii lei?
"[I told him] just be yourself and play your game", Hurts said.
"Actually at the time we knew we were getting Tua".
There were reports that Tagovailoa was going to play in last week's playoff semifinal game against top seed and defending national champion Clemson. "And I thought Tua would give us a better chance and a spark". "It's a life-changing moment for him and his family in just a matter of 35 minutes of football".
Can Hurts and Tagovailoa co-exist in Tuscaloosa? They said, would you have pulled him?