Tua Tagovailoa is an American football quarterback for the Miami Dolphins know all about Tua Tagovailoa Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife and More in this article.
Tua Tagovailoa Wiki
|Name||Tuanigamanuolepola “Tua” Tagovailoa|
|Birthdate ( Age)||2 March 1998|
|Place of Birth||Ewa Beach, Hawaii, U.S.|
|Marital Status||Not Married|
|Parents||Diane Tagovailoa , Galu Tagovailoa|
|Education||Saint Louis School , University of Alabama|
|Profession||American football quarterback|
|Net Worth||$2 Million|
Tuanigamanuolepola “Tua” Tagovailoa is an American football quarterback for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Alabama, whom he led to consecutive National Championship Games in the 2017 and 2018 seasons, winning the former, and finishing the latter as a Heisman Trophy runner-up.
Tua Tagovailoa Family, Parents
Tua Tagovailoa was born on the 4th of March, 1998 in Ewa Beach, Hawaii. He was said to have grown up with an intense interest in football, with his parents noting that he would sleep with a football under his arm every night as a small child.During Pop Warner games when he was eight years old, when his peers could typically throw a football little more than 10 yards, he routinely threw passes of more than 30 yards.
As a child his main inspiration was his grandfather, Seu Tagovailoa. When Tagovailoa began varsity football in high school, he threw for 33 passing touchdowns during his first season with three interceptions and 2,583 passing yards.He attended Saint Louis School in Honolulu, the same school as 2014 Heisman Trophy winner and future Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Marcus Mariota,where Mariota served as a mentor to him when they were growing up in Hawaii.
Tua Tagovailoa Wife, Is Tua Tagovailoa Married
Tua Tagovailoa is not Married Yet and There is no any information about his relationship and dating status on social media.He is focussing on his career yet.
Tua Tagovailoa Net Worth
Tua Tagovailoa is an American football quarterback for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League has an estimatrd Net Worth around $2 Million in 2022.
Tua Tagovailoa Contract and Salary
Tua Tagovailoa signed a 4 year, $30.2 Million contract with the Miami Dolphins, including a $19,578,500 signing bonus, $30,275,438 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,568,860.
As a true freshman, Tagovailoa was the backup to sophomore quarterback Jalen Hurts throughout the 2017 season. However, he experienced significant playing time due to a couple of blowout victories for the Crimson Tide. On September 1, 2018, Tagovailoa made his first career start at the season’s opening game, against Louisville, in Orlando, Florida. He finished 12-of-16, with 227 passing yards and two touchdowns in the 51–14 victory, before Jalen Hurts replaced him in the third quarter.
He was also named Offensive MVP of that game.In the 2018 National Championship loss (44–16) against Clemson, Tagovailoa went 22-of-34 with 295 passing yards, two touchdowns and two interceptions. He also set a new NCAA FBS passer rating record of 199.4 for the season, surpassing the record 198.9 set by Baker Mayfield in 2017.
In January 2020, Tagovailoa announced that he would forgo his senior year and enter the 2020 NFL Draft. Tagovailoa finished his collegiate career as holder of numerous Alabama football records, as well as notable NCAA career records, including: passing yards per attempt (10.9), adjusted passing yards per attempt (12.7), passing efficiency rating (199.4), and total yards per play (9.8).He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in communication studies in August 2020.
As his college jersey number of 13 was retired by the Dolphins in honor of Dan Marino, Tagovailoa chose to wear number 1.He signed his four-year rookie contract, worth $30 million, on May 11, 2020.He passed his physical with the team in July 2020 to begin training camp,but was named the backup to Ryan Fitzpatrick to start the season.
In Session 2021 During Week 2 against the Buffalo Bills, Tagovailoa suffered an apparent rib injury early in the game, and was carted off the field on a motorized stretcher. He was later ruled out the rest of the game.
Tagovailoa was later ruled out for the Dolphins Week 3 matchup against the Las Vegas Raiders, as it was revealed that he had fractured several ribs.He was then placed on injured reserve on September 25, 2021, and would return from injury in Week 6 against the Jaguars.