In a time not so way back, Tua Tagovailoa fired passes to DeVonta Smith at Alabama.
Smith led the Crimson Tide in receiving in 2019 — over 2020 first-round picks Jerry Jeudy and Henry Ruggs III. Then he received the Heisman Trophy as a senior, recording 117 receptions for 1,856 yards and 23 receiving touchdowns. He additionally ran in a TD and scored on a punt return.
Tagovailoa simply completed his rookie season with the Dolphins, who even have the No. Three decide within the spring’s draft. Which means there’s an actual risk Tagovailoa and Smith may workforce up as soon as once more within the NFL.
Smith acknowledged that’s come up in dialog with Tagovailoa in an interview with NFL Community from the Senior Bowl on Tuesday.
“We now have talked about how it might be good to run it back again,” Smith mentioned, through Joe Schad of the Palm Seashore Submit.
DeVante Parker was Miami’s main receiver with 63 catches for 793 yards in 2020, so the Dolphins may use one other explosive weapon on the surface. If Smith’s obtainable at No. 3, he would have already got built-in chemistry together with his new quarterback.
DeVonta Smith on Tua Tagovailoa: We’ve talked about running it back initially appeared on Pro Football Talk