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8-5, 3rd in SEC - East
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College football's 100 best games of 2019: 80-61

In this second installment, we're focusing on the most exciting upsets and near upsets of the year, from Georgia State's shocking win over Tennessee to Notre Dame's escape against Virginia Tech.

Fulmer praises Joe Burrow, talks expanding CFP (2:19)
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Tennessee lineman Smith back for senior year

Tennessee offensive guard Trey Smith says he will return to school for his senior year after making a successful comeback from a career-threatening medical issue to earn first-team All-SEC honors this past season.

Gray goes up the middle for a 16-yard Tennessee TD (0:58)
Vols make miraculous fourth-quarter comeback (1:13)
Tennessee embodies 'never quit' mentality (1:29)
Gray 'puts on more steam' when adversity hits (0:49)
Tennessee picks off Ramsey's pass down the middle (0:34)

Chris Low ESPN Senior Writer 

Tennessee All-SEC offensive guard Trey Smith didn't just want to come back and play this season. He wanted to come back and play at a high level.


Chris Low ESPN Senior Writer 

After battling back from blood clots in his lungs, Tennessee's Trey Smith said it never crossed his mind to sit out the Vols' bowl game.

McShay: Darrell Taylor is the best player at the Gator Bowl (0:41)
Vols fulfill program needs with signees (2:31)

CFB Pod: Kevin Negandhi talks to Tom Luginbill and Craig Haubert about the early signing period

Kevin Negandhi kicks off the podcast with ESPN's National Recruiting Director Tom Luginbill to discuss why the early signing period is THE signing period these days, the defensive front being the strongest point of this year's class, how new coaches start recruiting at this point in the cycle (10:21) and how the transfer portal has impacted recruiting in December. Later, ESPN's College Football National Recruiting Coordinator Craig Haubert joins the pod (24:39) to talk about the competitive race to score the top recruiting class, Oregon and Tennessee making big moves, why Jordan Burch is the most interesting unsigned player in the country (33:51), and Mike Norvell's quarterback conundrum at Florida State.

Team Stats

Passing Yards221.475th
Rushing Yards144.2Tied-87th
Points For24.2182nd
Points Against21.7

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