Enjoy Premium Content!
Breaking News. No Network. Only Alabama Football.
Subscribe Today
Alabama in the Pros

NFL world reacts to Jalen Hurts beating Tua Tagovailoa

Bill Streicher - USA TODAY Sports

NFL fans were treated to an entertaining Sunday Night Football matchup, featuring Jalen Hurts and Tua Tagovailoa.

The Philadelphia Eagles hosted the Miami Dolphins and earned a 31-17 victory.

RELATED: WATCH: Jalen Hurts and Tua Tagovailoa embrace after Sunday Night Football reunion

Jalen Hurts got the better of Tua Tagovailoa in their first matchup against each other as former Alabama teammates. Hurts sported a brace on his left leg, but he bounced back from whatever bothered him to total three touchdowns. He posted two touchdown passes and a rushing score, leading the Eagles to its sixth victory of the season. Hurtss assisted wide receiver A.J. Brown to a marquee outing of 10 catches for 137 yards and a touchdown. After dropping a game to the Detroit Lions, Eagle fans were happy to see Hurts lead the team to a huge win over Miami. The NFL world reacted to Hurts’ toughness in guiding Philadelphia over Miami on Twitter. He continues to prove that he is one of the best young quarterbacks in the league.


Brown discussed Hurts’ warrior mentality after the game. He did not put his quarterback’s business out there, but he knew Hurts was dealing with an injury. Brown is thankful he has a quarterback who will battle through anything to play with his teammates.

Click here to follow the Bama Elite Podcast

*Get the BEST Alabama football insider information, message board access, and recruiting coverage today! SIGN UP HERE to unlock our subscriber-only content!*

Stephen M. Smith is the managing editor and senior writer for Touchdown Alabama Magazine.  You can “like” him on Facebook or “follow” him on Twitter, via @CoachingMSmith.

Facebook Comments

To Top