September 7 vs BYU
Tennessee will be favored against the Cougars, but this is far from an automatic win for the Volunteers. BYU is coming off a solid 7-6 2018 season that included a 49-18 win against Western Michigan in the Idaho Potato Bowl.
Quarterback Zach Wilson will be back in 2019 for the Cougars, as will most of BYU’s offensive weapons, including tight end Matt Bushman. The Cougars have plenty of talent on defense, too. Seven of BYU’s top nine tacklers from 2018 will return in 2019.
Tennessee obviously has more talent, but BYU isn’t a team they can overlook.
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