Cody Hollister
Cody Hollister
Hollister with the Tennessee Titans in 2019
No. 8 – Tennessee Titans
Position:Wide receiver
Personal information
Born: (1993-11-18) November 18, 1993 (age 28)
Bend, Oregon
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:216 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school:Mountain View (Bend, Oregon)
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 15, 2021
Receiving yards:58
Receiving touchdowns:0
Player stats at · PFR

Cody Hollister (born November 18, 1993) is an American football wide receiver for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Arkansas.

Professional career

New England Patriots

Hollister signed with the New England Patriots as an undrafted free agent on May 5, 2017.[1] He was waived by the Patriots on September 2, 2017 and was signed to the practice squad the next day.[2][3] He signed a reserve/future contract with the Patriots on February 6, 2018.[4]

On July 24, 2018, Hollister was waived by the Patriots with a non-football injury designation.[5] After Hollister cleared waivers and reverted to the Patriots' non-football injury list, it was later revealed that he would undergo back surgery.[6] Hollister and his brother won Super Bowl LIII when the Patriots defeated the Los Angeles Rams 13-3.

Tennessee Titans

On May 13, 2019, Hollister signed with the Tennessee Titans.[7] He was waived on August 31, 2019 and was signed to the practice squad the next day.[8][9] He was promoted to the active roster on November 9, 2019.[10]

On September 15, 2020, Hollister was waived by the Titans and re-signed to the practice squad two days later.[11][12] He was elevated to the active roster on October 13 for the team's week 5 game against the Buffalo Bills, and reverted to the practice squad after the game.[13] He was placed on the practice squad/COVID-19 list by the team on December 19, 2020,[14] and restored to the practice squad on December 30.[15]

He was signed to a futures contract by the Titans on January 11, 2021.[16] He was placed on injured reserve on August 7, 2021.[17] He was released on August 17. He was signed to the Titans practice squad on November 16.[18] He was activated from the practice squad and played against the New England Patriots on November 28, 2021.

After the Titans were eliminated in the Divisional Round of the 2021 playoffs, Hollister signed a reserve/future contract on January 24, 2022.[19]

Personal life

Hollister is the twin brother of Jacob Hollister, a tight end for the Las Vegas Raiders.[20]


  1. ^ "Patriots Sign Sixth-Round Draft Pick Conor McDermott; Sign 19 Rookie Free Agents". May 5, 2017. Retrieved June 4, 2017.
  2. ^ "Patriots reach 53-man limit". September 2, 2017. Archived from the original on November 28, 2017.
  3. ^ "Patriots sign nine to the practice squad". September 3, 2017. Archived from the original on December 9, 2017.
  4. ^ "Patriots sign 10 free agents". February 6, 2018. Archived from the original on February 12, 2018.
  5. ^ "Patriots Sign DB Eddie Pleasant and G Nate Theaker; Release WR Cody Hollister". July 24, 2018.
  6. ^ Cox, Zack (July 28, 2018). "Cody Hollister, Injured Patriots Wide Receiver, To Undergo Back Surgery".
  7. ^ Ulrich, Logan (May 13, 2019). "Titans Sign WR Cody Hollister".
  8. ^ Wyatt, Jim (August 31, 2019). "Roster Moves: Titans Trim Roster to 53 Players While Also Trading WR Taywan Taylor to Browns".
  9. ^ Wyatt, Jim (September 1, 2019). "Titans Add QB Logan Woodside, Eight Others to Team's Practice Squad".
  10. ^ Wyatt, Jim (November 9, 2019). "Titans Promote WR Cody Hollister to 53-Man Roster, Waive OL Aaron Stinnie".
  11. ^ "Titans waive Cody Hollister, make change to practice squad". Titans Wire. USA Today. September 15, 2020.
  12. ^ Wyatt, Jim (September 17, 2020). "Quick Hits After Thursday's Titans Practice". Retrieved October 4, 2020.
  13. ^ Alper, Josh (October 13, 2020). "Titans activate two from COVID-19 list, call up four players for Tuesday night". Retrieved October 29, 2020.
  14. ^ Wyatt, Jim (December 19, 2020). "Titans Make Several Roster Moves Before Sunday's Game vs Lions". Retrieved February 4, 2021.
  15. ^ Wyatt, Jim (December 30, 2020). "Quick Hits After Wednesday's Titans Practice". Retrieved February 4, 2021.
  16. ^ Wyatt, Jim (January 11, 2021). "Titans Sign 14 Players to Futures Contracts for 2021". Retrieved January 12, 2021.
  17. ^ Wyatt, Jim (August 7, 2021). "Titans Agree to Terms with OL Jordan Roos, Place WR Cody Hollister on Injured Reserve".
  18. ^ Wyatt, Jim (November 16, 2021). "Titans Activate OLB Derick Roberson from Injured Reserve While Signing LB Dylan Cole to the Active Roster".
  19. ^ Wyatt, Jim (January 24, 2022). "Titans Sign 11 Players to Reserve/Futures Contracts". Retrieved January 24, 2022.
  20. ^ "New England Patriots: Hollister brothers are chasing their dream as rookies". Musket Fire. May 24, 2017. Retrieved May 25, 2017.