Cody Hollister was signed by the New England Patriots as a rookie free agent on May 5, 2017.
- Played in 29 games with 12 starts and caught 27 passes for 342 yards and a touchdown. Also rushed twice for 48 yards and one score. Caught at least one pass in 13 games.
- Shared the team's special teams MVP award as a senior after tallying eight special teams tackles in 2016.
- Redshirted as a true freshman at Nevada before transferring to Arizona Western Community College and eventually earning a scholarship with Arkansas.
- Helped lead Mountain View High School to the 5A state championship and was named first-team all-state in his senior season. Caught 12 passes for 146 yards in the state championship game, giving the city of Bend its first state title since 1940. Finished the 2011 season with 64 receptions for 1,038 yards and 15 touchdowns
- Twin brother, Jacob, was a tight end at Wyoming and was signed by the Patriots as a rookie free agent.
- Majored in marketing at Arkansas and was a two-time Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll honoree (2014, '15).