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Utes in the Pros: Week 7 Preview, Week 6 Recap

Oct 21, 2021

SALT LAKE CITY – The University of Utah Football program continues to be represented during the 2021 NFL regular season as 16 former Utes suit up for week seven while an additional three players are on their BYE week.

The Utes get things started with Garett Bolles, Tim Patrick and the Denver Broncos taking on Cleveland tonight on Thursday Night Football at 6:20 p.m. Bolles will be looking to make his 70th career start in the NFL tonight with 69 under his belt as a Bronco.

How to watch your Utes in Week 7 (Active Players)

Date Game Time (MT) TV Utes to Watch
Thurs., Oct. 21 Denver at Cleveland  6:20 p.m. FOX  #72 Garett Bolles (Denver)
#81 Tim Patrick (Denver)
Sun., Oct. 24 Atlanta at Miami 11 a.m.  FOX  #21 Eric Rowe (Miami)
Sun., Oct. 24 NY Jets at New England  11 a.m.  CBS #40 Javelin Guidry (NY Jets)
Sun., Oct. 24 Carolina at NY Giants 11 a.m.  FOX #28 Devontae Booker (NY Giants)
Sun., Oct. 24 Cincinnati at Baltimore 11 a.m.  CBS #2 Tyler Huntley (Baltimore)
Sun., Oct. 24 Detroit at LA Rams  2:05 p.m. FOX #8 Matt Gay (LA Rams)
#26 Terrell Burgess (LA Rams)
#98 John Penisini (Detroit)
Sun., Oct. 24 Houston at Arizona 2:25 p.m CBS #49 Kylie Fitts (Arizona)
#95 Leki Fotu (Arizona)
Sun., Oct. 24 Chicago at Tampa Bay 2:25 p.m CBS #33 Jaylon Johnson (Chicago)
Sun., Oct. 24 Indianapolis at San Francisco 6:20 p.m. NBC #18 Mitch Wishnowsky (San Francisco)
Mon., Oct. 25 New Orleans at Seattle   6:15 p.m. ESPN #27 Marquise Blair (Seattle)
#57 Cody Barton (Seattle)
#43 Marcus Williams (New Orleans)

In week six of the regular season, 16 Utes saw action, including Tyler Huntley who played in his first game of the season. The Ravens won 34-6 against the Chargers with Huntley recording three rushes for 10 yards on the final drive of the game for Baltimore.

Tim Patrick scored his 10th touchdown of his career in Denver's game against Las Vegas, tying the score 7-7 in the first quarter. He has 25 receptions this season for 344 yards (13.8 ypc) with three touchdowns.

Leki Fotu started in his first NFL game in week six, helping the Arizona Cardinals to a 37-14 win over Cleveland. He played in 11 games last season as a rookie and has seen action in all six games this season, including his start at defensive tackle.

NFL Week 6 Recap

Player, Team  Game  Result  Stats
Cody Barton, Seattle at Pittsburgh L, 23-20 2 tackles
Julian Blackmon, Indianapolis vs. Houston  W, 31-3 Started at FS; 4 tackles (1.0 TFL)
Marquise Blair, Seattle   at Pittsburgh L, 23-20 2 tackles
Garett Bolles, Denver vs. Las Vegas L, 34-24 Started at LT
Devontae Booker, NY Giants  vs. LA Rams  L, 38-11 Started at RB; 12 rush, 41 yds; 4 rec., 28 yds
Terrell Burgess, LA Rams at NY Giants W, 38-11 Started at DB; 1 tackle
Kylie Fitts, Arizona at Cleveland W, 37-14 1 tackle
Leki Fotu, Arizona   at Cleveland W, 37-14 Started at DT, no stats
Matt Gay, LA Rams at NY Giants W, 38-11 32-yd FG, 5-5 PATs
Tyler Huntley, Baltimore  vs. LA Chargers W, 34-6 3 rush, 10 yds
Jaylon Johnson, Chicago vs. Green Bay   L, 24-14 Started at CB; 3 tackles
Star Lotulelei, Buffalo at Tennessee  L, 34-31 Started at DT; 2 tackles (1.0 TFL)
Zack Moss, Buffalo at Tennessee  L, 34-31 8 rush, 24 yds; 2 rec., 15 yds
Tim Patrick, Denver vs. Las Vegas L, 34-24 Started at WR; 3 rec., 42 yds (14.0 ypc), 1 TD
John Penisini, Detroit vs. Cincinnati   L, 34-11  1 tackle
Eric Rowe, Miami  at Jacksonville L, 23-20 2 tackles, 1 PD