The hype surrounding Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is gaining momentum since the national championship game, but is it too much without starting a game and are people over-hyping the young QB?

From comparsions to other top level quarterbacks, to ranking over his peers in the SEC, Tagovailoa has been one of the most talked about quarterbacks in college football heading into the 2018 season.

Martin Houston, former Alabama fullback on the 1992 National Championship team and host of The Blitzjoined The Game with Ryan Fowler to are fans over hyping Tua Tagovailoa, is there a Heisman trophy winning running back on the team, and Alabama blocking Brandon Kennedy's transfer within the conference.

For Martin Houston full conversation with Ryan Fowler, make sure you watch the video above the article. Don't miss The Blitz with Martin Houston weekday mornings from 6-7 a.m. and The Game with Ryan Fowler weekday afternoons from 2-6 p.m. for the latest surrounding the Alabama Crimson Tide.