Ranking 5 QBs with most pressure heading into the 2024 NFL Playoffs

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4. Tua Tagovailoa

As we head into the critical moments of the NFL season, the spotlight intensifies on Miami Dolphins' quarterback Tua Tagovailoa. The young QB has been a topic of heated debates all season long. Can he stay healthy? Can he lead the Dolphins to glory? These questions have swirled around Tua, creating a pressure cooker of expectations.

Tua silenced some critics by staying healthy and connecting impressively with star receiver Tyreek Hill, whose stats have flourished under his quarterbacking. Tagovailoa's prowess saw him topping the league in passing yards, a feat that's no small accomplishment. However, this success has a shadow; Tua has also earned the not-so-flattering nickname 'Tua Turn-da-ball-ova.' Why? Despite his impressive yardage, the Dolphins have struggled against teams with winning records, casting doubts over his consistency and clutch performance.

With the 2024 Draft Class looming and noted for its depth, Tua's position as the Dolphins' golden boy could be in jeopardy. Yes, he's a sharp passer with the ability to orchestrate the offense efficiently, but the big question remains: Can the Dolphins clinch the big wins with Tua at the helm? His future with the team may hinge on this playoff performance, making it a make-or-break moment for the former No. 5 overall pick.

As we watch Tua take the field, it's more than just a game on the line; it's his future and the faith of the Dolphins' franchise. The pressure is on, and it's time for Tua Tagovailoa to prove he's more than just a statistic leader; he's a winner.