Welcome to SEC Country’s daily Alabama Crimson Tide podcast with Ryan Fowler. In this edition, we talk with former Alabama player Martin Houston about the latest headlines surrounding the Crimson Tide. Tua Tagovailoa provides an injury update and more.
- Sam Spangler talks with Tua Tagovailoa in Ewa Beach, Hawaii (audio courtesy of KHON in Honolulu).
- We replay an interview that I did with Tagovailoa during Alabama’s bowl trip last season. Tagovailoa talks about the learning experiences that he went through during his freshman season.
- Tagovailoa talks about getting so much done prior to the snap of the football.
- Tagovailoa talks about the importance of his faith and how football provides a platform.
- Former Alabama fullback Martin Houston does a daily sports radio show on Tide 102.9. He shares some thoughts on what Tagovailoa said and what he thinks it meant.
- Houston shares thoughts on the quarterback competition between Tagovailoa and Jalen Hurts.
- Challenges facing Nick Saban as he manages the quarterback competition.
- Several publications have Tagovailoa as a top-3 quarterback in college football. He’s also listed as a player who has a chance to win the Heisman Trophy in 2018. We ask Houston whether the hype is fair.
- Houston recalls the first time he saw Tagovailoa in a scrimmage prior to last season.
- The Alabama Crimson Tide podcast on Thursday included a conversation with George Schroeder from USA Today. He shared some thoughts on a recent conversation he had with Saban.
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