Jabari Small and Jaylen Wright have carried a large load of the Vols’ rushing attack in the absence of Tiyon Evans.
Ramel Keyton made a career-high five catches for 48 yards on nine targets against a Georgia team boasting the best defense in the country.
The Tennessee and Ole Miss offenses started slowly, but Hendon Hooker and Matt Corral’s strong quarterback play made for offensive fireworks on Saturday night.
Tennessee took one step closer toward establishing a tradition of crushing South Carolina while wearing black uniforms thanks to another dominant first half by the Vol offense.
Equipment managing under coach Josh Heupel is yet another change for a football managerial staff that has weathered five coaching changes since 2008.
Byron Young lifted Tennessee’s defense in his college debut against Tennessee Tech just a week before the Vols travel to Gainesville.
Tennessee’s defense ceded 397 yards to Pitt in Neyland on Saturday en route to a 41-34 loss. Now, the Volunteers have two weeks and a home matchup with Tennessee Tech to find answers on defense before they travel to Gainesville to play Florida.
Milton put a volatile performance on tape in Tennessee’s 38-6 season-opening win over Bowling Green. He completed 11 of 23 passes for 140 yards and a touchdown on Thursday night in Neyland.
The Vols’ next head coach and upcoming schedule were both announced on Wednesday.