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Utah DT Hauati Pututau Signs UDFA Contract With Green Bay Packers

Apr 30, 2022, 6:24 PM | Updated: May 3, 2022, 11:19 am

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Hauati Patutau #41 of the Utah Utes pressures Ross Bowers #12 of the Northern Illinois Huskies during their game at Rice-Eccles 8 Stadium on September 7, in Salt Lake City Utah(Photo by Chris Gardner/Getty Images)

(Photo by Chris Gardner/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY – The Green Bay Packers have signed former Utah Utes defensive tackle Hauati Pututau as an undrafted free agent following the 2022 NFL Draft.

Hauati Pututau didn’t hear his name called during the NFL Draft and will now try and make the 53-man roster in Green Bay.

The former Utah standout joined a Packers team that posted a 13-4 record in 2021.

About Hauati Pututau

The Salt Lake City native played for the Utes from 2017-21.

During his five seasons with Utah, Pututau posted 55 total tackles, 27 solo tackles, 12 pass breakups, six sacks, and one interception.

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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