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Bills RB Zack Moss Scores TD, Helps Bills In Shutout Of Packers

Aug 28, 2021, 4:47 PM | Updated: 5:12 pm
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Zack Moss #20 of the Buffalo Bills runs the ball during the second quarter against the Green Bay Packers at Highmark Stadium on August 28, 2021 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Bryan M. Bennett/Getty Images)
(Photo by Bryan M. Bennett/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Former Utah Utes running back Zack Moss scored a touchdown to help the Buffalo Bills offense in a shutout of the Green Bay Packers in the final week of the NFL preseason.

The Bills hosted the Packers on Saturday, August 28.

With 2:19 remaining in the first half, Bills quarterback Josh Allen threw a three-yard touchdown pass across the goal line to Moss.

The former Utah standout’s touchdown gave Buffalo a 13-0 lead.

The Bills completed the shutout and won the game, 19-0. With the win, Buffalo finished the preseason with a 3-0 record.

Moss finished the contest with four carries for 10 yards. He also had one catch for three yards and a touchdown.

The former Ute was selected by the Bills during the third round of the 2020 NFL Draft.

As a rookie last season, Moss had 112 carries for 481 yards and four touchdowns. He also added 14 receptions for 95 yards and one touchdown.

Moss and the Bills open the regular season against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, September 12 at 11 a.m. (MDT). The game will broadcast on CBS.

Kyle Ireland is a Locals in the NFL Insider for KSLSports.com and host of the Yards After College Podcast. Follow him on Twitter (@kyleireland) and Instagram (@kyleirelandksl).

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