Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is persevering with his restoration from his Thursday night time concussion
Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa will now no longer be touring together along with his Miami Dolphins teammates for his or her recreation towards the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on Sunday, however he will also now no longer be taking place injured reserve at this time.
“We`re nevertheless getting records and progressing via that,” McDaniel stated earlier than exercise Friday.
Head teach Mike McDaniel supplied an replace on Tagovailoa withinside the aftermath of the concussion that knocked him out of the Week four Thursday night time recreation towards the Cincinnati Bengals, indicating that the quarterback stays withinside the concussion protocol.
“He’s been diligently going via the process,” McDaniel stated. “There’s numerous out of doors experts that we are additionally utilizing. And we will simply take it from there, however satisfied which you get to peer him each day. And it is first-class once I stroll down the hallway and I hear,
‘Waddup Beast?” For some thing reason, he calls me ‘Beast’ all of the time. I do not assume I provide off the beast vibe, however and we will simply take it day with the aid of using day.”
THE DOLPHINS’ CURRENT PLANS AT QUARTERBACK
McDaniel indicated that Tua might now no longer tour to New York “for restoration purposes.” He hasn`t practiced all week.
The Dolphins additionally did not area tight cease Cethan Carter on injured reserve after he sustained a concussion of their season opener in opposition to the New England Patriots and he has ignored the beyond 3 video games and has but to go back to exercise.
Putting any participant on injured reserve method that participant is out for not less than 4 video games.
The Dolphins observed the sport in opposition to the Jets with domestic video games in opposition to the Minnesota Vikings and Pittsburgh Steelers, observed with the aid of using street video games in opposition to the Detroit Lions on Oct. 30 and the Chicago Bears on Nov. 6.
With Tagovailoa sidelined, veteran Teddy Bridgewater will make his first begin for the Dolphins in opposition to the Jets, with rookie seventh-spherical pick (and preseason sensatoin) Skylar Thompson serving as his backup.
The Dolphins signed quarterback Reid Sinnett to their exercise squad in advance this week.