Tua Tagovailoa Signs With Fanatics
Tua Tagovailoa was recently drafted fifth overall in the 2020 NFL Draft by the Miami Dolphins. Tagovailoa's collegiate number 13 is retired by the Dolphins organization to honor Dan Marino. The popular quarterback out of the University of Alabama instead chose to use the number one on his Dolphins uniform.
That number one jersey has been a popular purchase by Dolphins fans, Alabama fans and Tagovailoa fans everywhere. His jersey has been so popular, that he leads the NFL in jersey sales for both the Dolphins home and away uniforms since he was drafted. Today Tagovailoa announced on his social media platforms that he has agreed to become a Fanatics Exclusive Athlete.
What does that mean for fans? Anyone looking to rock any official Tagovailoa gear will have to go through the Fanatics Apparel store. Fanatics does not a brick and motor store but are online only.
Fanatics Authentic line consists of autographed memorabilia and collectors items. Football fans can find autographed helmets, footballs and cleats through the Fanatics Authentic line. This would also be the place to shop for game-worn apparel.
Tagovailoa has not taken a snap in the NFL yet but he has still proven to be extremely marketable off the field. He owns the top-selling jersy, endorsement deals with Muscle Milk, Bose and Wingstop and has also been featured in commercials for Gillette razors and Lowe's Home Improvement Store.
Now fans have an official place they can purchase Tagovailoa autographed gear and other exclusives. Purchasing through this site will give fans the peace-of-mind that what they are purchasing is verified and authentic.