TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) Alabamas team surgeon said Tua Tagovailoas prognosis was excellent after the quarterback underwent surgery to repair a dislocated hip, although there is no timeline for Tagovailoas recovery.
Dr. Lyle Cain said Tagovailoa is expected to recover fully after Mondays surgery in Houston probably the best possible news the QB could have received about the devastating season-ending injury, which has cast a cloud over his football future.
The 2018 Heisman Trophy runner-up, Tagovailoa emerged as a likely high draft pick possibly No. 1 overall with fans of downtrodden NFL teams using the Twitter hashtag Tankfortua to show their hopes of getting the QB in the draft.
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