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Early CFB betting look for Week 8: Buy BYU

BYU could be a dangerous team over the remainder of the season thanks to the emergence of freshman quarterback Zach Wilson. Isaac Hale/Daily Herald, via AP

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Buy: BYU Cougars

Last week we wrote about the dramatic impact that a midseason quarterback change or emerging playmaker can have on an offense. The Cougars may have such a difference-maker on their hands in freshman quarterback Zach Wilson,