Former NFL quarterback Trent Dilfer saidTua Tagovailoa’s father reached out to him to train the Alabama quarterback ahead of this year’s NFL draft, saying he needed someone who “would not kiss his Tua’s butt.”

While Dilfer initially balked, he eventually agreed to work with Tagovailoa, under a few conditions:

The training would be done secretly at Nashville’s Lipscomb Academy football facility, with no social media posts or self-promotion.

RELATED: Many NFL Coaches Are Paranoid About the ‘Virtual’ NFL Draft Potentially Being Hacked

Dilfer said he wanted their work together to emulate how Rocky Balboa trained in isolation in Rocky IV.

Dilfer claims that Tagovailoa throws better than Aaron Rodgers and Dan Marino.

Flip the Page to Read Dilfer’s absurd comments: