1. Can the Tigers figure out the Warhawks 3-3-5 defense? Offensive coordinator Scott Loeffler: “Multiple looks, multiple fronts, overloaded boxes. They do a great job.”
2. Tigers haven’t started 0-3 since 1950.
3. Louisiana-Monroe quarterback Kolton Browning is the FBS leader in total offense.
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4. Vanderbilt needs to be able to run the ball better. It starts up front.
5. Another key – better fourth quarter production.
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6. The Aggies haven’t played on the SMU campus since 1990, but they’re quite familiar with SMU quarterback Garrett Gilbert.
7. A focus on takeaways for the Aggies defense. Defensive coordinator Mark Snyder: “We’ve got to take the ball way.”
8. Offensive coordinator Kliff Kingsbury on freshman wide receiver Thomas Johnson: “He has a knack for getting open and is very smooth out there. Very smooth.