Skip Bayless Thinks Nick Saban Might Be ‘Second Guessing’ His QB Choice

first_imgA closeup of Nick Saban wearing a headset.NEW ORLEANS, LA – JANUARY 01: Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide reacts in the second half of the AllState Sugar Bowl against the Clemson Tigers at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)Jalen Hurts’ debut at Oklahoma on Sunday evening was one of the most-impressive debuts in recent college football history. The former Alabama quarterback had more than 500 yards of total offense and six touchdowns in the win over Houston.Some people appear to be overreacting, though. Unsurprisingly, one of those people is Skip Bayless.The FOX Sports 1 personality is an Oklahoma fan and he decided to tweet the following during Hurts’ performance:“I gotta believe somewhere in the back of his mind Nick Saban is second-guessing going with Tua over Jalen. But he’d obviously never admit that publicly,” he tweeted.I gotta believe somewhere in the back of his mind Nick Saban is second-guessing going with Tua over Jalen. But he’d obviously never admit that publicly.— Skip Bayless (@RealSkipBayless) September 2, 2019Sigh.Tagovailoa replaced Hurts in the national title game two seasons ago, leading the Crimson Tide to a comeback win over Georgia. He led Alabama back to the College Football Playoff championship game last season, though the Crimson Tide were blown out by Clemson.Alabama looks like a national title contender again this season. Tagovailoa led the Crimson Tide to a blowout win over Duke in Week 1.Hurts looked great at Oklahoma on Sunday night, but settle down, Skip.last_img read more