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Local Football Fans React to Tua’s Decision

Alabama Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa’s decision to forego his senior season and enter the NFL Draft has the college football world talking. Football fans here at home are no different. “With lots of prayers, thoughts and guidance, I have decided that I will be declaring and entering the 2020 NFL Draft,” Tagovailoa announced at a press conference with Nick Saban Monday…

Tua Tagovailoa Will Enter 2020 NFL Draft

Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa says is entering the NFL draft. He made the announcement this morning at a news conference in Tuscaloosa that Alabama News Network carried Live. Alabama head coach Nick Saban was also at the news conference and introduced Tagovailoa as he made his decision. WATCH THE ANNOUNCEMENT: Alabama News Network on Facebook Tagovailoa had surgery on his…

Update: Tua Tagovailoa Expected to Announce Decision at 11AM Monday

Tua Tagovailoa Injured Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and head football coach Nick Saban have announced a news conference at 11AM Monday on campus. It is expected that Tagovailoa will announce his decision whether he will return to the Crimson Tide or enter the NFL draft. Tagovailoa is recovering from season-ending hip surgery and has not played since being injured at…

Alex Leatherwood to Forgo NFL Draft to Play Another Season at Alabama

Thank you for the endless support Bama Nation! We’re coming for it all in 2020! pic.twitter.com/qMToSUPQp7 — Alex Leatherwood (@Alskee_) January 2, 2020   Alabama offensive tackle Alex Leatherwood took to Twitter to announce that he will not be entering the NFL Draft. Instead, he will be returning to play another season at Alabama. Leatherwood is a junior from Pensacola,…

Tua Tagovailoa to Announce Monday Whether He’ll Enter NFL Draft

Tua Tagovailoa Injured Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa said on Twitter that he will announce on Monday, Jan. 6 whether he will enter the NFL draft or return to play for the Crimson Tide for another season. Tagovailoa is recovering from season-ending hip surgery and has not played since being injured at Mississippi State on Nov. 16. He had surgery two…

Tide and Tiger Fans React to Bowl Games

Both Alabama and Auburn fans were glued to the TV Wednesday, as their teams competed in their bowl games. Auburn dropped the Outback Bowl to the Minnesota Gophers, while Alabama cruzed late in the game against Michigan to secure a Citrus Bowl win. We went over to Walk-On’s Bistreaux here in Montgomery, to get reaction from fans as they watched…

Fans React To Auburn’s Iron Bowl Victory

The Auburn Tigers pull off an upset, defeating the Alabama Crimson tide in the 2019 Iron Bowl. Fans across the River Region gathered around their televisions to watch the game unfold. Dozens of Tiger and Tide fans packed inside Walk On’s Bistreaux and Bar in Montgomery to cheer on their teams. “It was pretty much even: Auburn, Alabama fans. It…

Auburn Beats Alabama 48-45 in Historic Iron Bowl Showdown

Alabama defensive back Xavier McKinney (15) loses his helmet as Auburn running back Shaun Shivers (8) runs through him for a touchdown during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, in Auburn, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill) Auburn has defeated Alabama 48-45 in an Iron Bowl showdown that will be remembered for years. Not only…

Iron Bowl Fans Ready for Kickoff

The 2019 Iron Bowl has fans of both Alabama and Auburn excited and a little nervous. But they have packed the Plains around Jordan-Hare Stadium as they await kickoff. The Alabama Crimson Tide (10-1) will be playing without injured star quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and will be starting with backup QB Mac Jones. Bama is #5 in the college football playoff…

Update: Tua Tagovailoa to Have Hip Surgery Monday

Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is scheduled to have hip surgery in Houston. Team surgeon Dr. Lyle Cain said in a statement today that Tagovailoa will have surgery on his dislocated right hip Monday. An Alabama spokesman declined to disclose where he was having the surgery citing privacy reasons. Cain says the medical team “consulted with multiple orthopedic experts across the…