Alabama football: Tua Tagovailoa says transfer comments were taken ‘out of context’
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Tua Tagovailoa qualifies transfer comments
Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa told a group of seventh and eighth graders that he was going to transfer if he did not play in the national championship. Those comments sent shockwaves throughout social media. Tagovailoa, however, said the comments were taken “out of context.”
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In other headlines …
- Former Alabama offensive lineman Dallas Warmack chose Oregon as his next destination.
- Former Alabama quarterback Blake Barnett revealed he had a blood transfusion while at Alabama.
Alabama lands 4-star defensive lineman
Four-star defensive lineman Antonio Alfano committed Friday to Alabama over Georgia and Penn State. Alfano ranks as the No. 5 defensive end in the country and the No. 58 overall recruit, according to the 247Sports composite rankings. Alfano’s commitment pushed Alabama to the No. 1 recruiting class for 2019.
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Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones wants a new contract and will not be at OTAs.
Around the Capstone
- Alabama softball won its 14th-straight regional title.
- Alabama women’s golf is in the lead after three rounds at the NCAA Championships.
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