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Sport Nick Saban gives a Tua Tagovailoa update on College Gameday

18:25  09 november  2019
18:25  09 november  2019 Source:   rolltidewire.usatoday.com

Saban: Tua doing 'better than expected' after ankle procedure

  Saban: Tua doing 'better than expected' after ankle procedure Alabama head coach Nick Saban is optimistic about Tua Tagovailoa's rehabilitation progress after the quarterback underwent a tightrope procedure on his right ankle last Sunday. Saban provided an update on Tagovailoa's status ahead of Alabama's matchup with Arkansas on Saturday. "He's absolutely doing even better than expected," Saban said during an "SEC Nation" interview, according to Matt Zenitz of AL.com. "Didn't have a lot of swelling thisSaban provided an update on Tagovailoa's status ahead of Alabama's matchup with Arkansas on Saturday.

Nick Saban addresses the media after Alabama's Week 8 win vs. Tennessee. Saban says Tua Tagovailoa will probably be out for a week with an ankle injury.

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On Saturday morning, Nick Saban made an appearance on College Gameday and shared a positive update on Alabama’s Heisman hopeful quarterback, Tua Tagovailoa:

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“He has practiced really well all week long and in the short area, he’s been really, really good. He’s confident. If he feels good in pre-game and doesn’t have a setback, he’ll be able to play.”

We will see what happens. Last year, Tagovailoa played in the LSU game with a hurt knee, and led the Crimson Tide to a 29-0 victory over the Tigers.

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