A 6-foot-6 guard, Poutasi was the 66th overall draft pick for the Tennessee Titans in 2015. After his short time with the Titans he then went on to play for the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Poutasi attended Utah from 2012 to 2014. He took over as a starter his freshman season and remained a starter through his junior season. He was named second team All Pac-12 in his final season as a Junior at Utah before entering the 2015 NFL Draft.