Is Tua Tagovailoa enjoying Sunday? Brian Flores reveals standing of Dolphins’ QB earlier than London recreation


Is Tua Tagovailoa enjoying Sunday? Brian Flores reveals standing of Dolphins' QB earlier than London recreation

Tua Tagovailoa will try and snap the Dolphins’ shedding streak throughout an abroad matchup towards the Jaguars.

The 23-year-old quarterback is making his return after struggling fractured ribs throughout the Dolphins 35-0 loss to the Payments in Week 2. Coach Brian Flores confirmed his status on Friday morning forward of their follow in London. 

“We’re excited to have Tua again, however there’s 53 guys on the crew, 48 will play on recreation day,” Flores mentioned, per ESPN. “It is by no means one particular person; we’ve got to play collectively as a crew.”

Backup quarterback Jacoby Brissett took over for Miami, however could not produce a victory in his final three begins. Brissett totaled 4 touchdowns and two interceptions since he took over for Tagovailoa in Week 2. He was sacked a mixed whole of 12 occasions by means of the previous 4 weeks. Though he suffered a hamstring harm throughout their 45-17 loss to the Buccaneers, Brissett is predicted to be obtainable on Sunday. 

By the primary two matchups, Tagovailoa accomplished 17 passes for 215 yards with one landing and an interception. He was additionally sacked twice throughout every recreation. If the offensive line can keep strong for his or her matchup in London, Tagovailoa may have a likelihood to shine. 

“I really feel good. Completely happy to be on the market with the crew once more,” Tagovailoa said throughout the crew’s media availability Friday. “I do not assume it is 100%, however I am 100% able to get again on the sector.”

The Dolphins’ offense totals 1,073 passing yards and is ranked third-worst within the league above simply the Saints and the Bears. Tua will possible proceed his dynamic connection with former Alabama teammate Jaylen Waddle. The rookie broad reciever has 231 yards on 36 targets with a landing and two fumbles in 5 video games this season.

The Dolphins are scheduled to face the Jaguars from Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London at 9:30 a.m. ET. 




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