Tua Tagovailoa Has Strong Message Following Alabama’s National Title Game Loss

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first_imgTua Tagovailoa puts on his helmet at the national title game.SANTA CLARA, CA – JANUARY 07: Tua Tagovailoa #13 of the Alabama Crimson Tide warms up prior to the CFP National Championship against the Clemson Tigers presented by AT&T at Levi’s Stadium on January 7, 2019 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)Tua Tagovailoa lost his first game as a college football starting quarterback on Monday night. It could not have come at a worse time.Alabama was blown out by Clemson, 44-16, in the College Football Playoff national title game at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California.The Crimson Tide just couldn’t get anything going against the Tigers, as Tagovailoa threw two interceptions and got stuffed on some big fourth down attempts.It was a humbling night for Alabama and its players.Tagovailoa had a strong message while speaking to reporters after the game.“We had a good season, but five words: Good is not good enough,” he told the media.Tua Tagovailoa: “We had a good season, but five words: Good is not good enough.”— Mike Griffith (@MikeGriffith32) January 8, 2019Tagovailoa completed 22 of 34 passes for 295 yards, two touchdowns and two interceptions. The Crimson Tide’s running game was working decently, as three players averaged more than 4 yards a carry, but Clemson’s lead got too big for Nick Saban to go it as much as he wanted.Alabama will have a chance to get some revenge next season.It’s highly possible we get the Crimson Tide and the Tigers back in the College Football Playoff next season.last_img

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