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Tua Tagovailoa Reveals If He's Feeling Extra Pressure

Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa on the field.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - DECEMBER 26: Tua Tagovailoa #1 of the Miami Dolphins participates in warmups prior to a game against the Las Vegas Raiders at Allegiant Stadium on December 26, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Perhaps no team in the NFL has improved more through the free agency window this offseason than the Miami Dolphins.

The team made a few splash moved in free agency, landing former New Orleans Saints star offensive tackle Terron Armstead. The team also added running backs Raheem Mostert and Chase Edmonds to beef up their running backs room.

Easily the biggest move of the offseason, though, was when the team traded for All-Pro wide receiver Tyreek Hill. With all of the weapons the Dolphins have added this offseason, everyone seems to be wondering how quarterback Tua Tagovailoa will perform.

That was a major part of Tua's meeting with the media on Wednesday. When asked if he's facing any extra pressure due to the team's incredible offseason, the former No. 5 overall pick kept a level head.

"Pressure is going to be there all the time," Tagovailoa said. "I don’t feel more pressure with the guys we acquired. I feel more opportunity."

He certainly should feel like a great opportunity is in front of him. Miami boasts one of the most dynamic offenses in the league, with star wide receiver Tyreek Hill joining former Alabama star Jaylen Waddle - who had a terrific rookie campaign.

If the Dolphins offensive line can hold up, which was a major problem last year, the team should be a legitimate playoff contender.

That's, of course, if Tua can lead them.