Jody Fortson was transferred from Erie Community College to Valdosta State to play college football before being signed by the Chiefs as an undrafted free agent in 2019. Fortson received a Super Bowl ring while playing on the Chiefs’ practice squad in Super Bowl LIV.
Fortson was selected to participate in both the College Gridiron Showcase and the Tropical Bowl all-star games despite having an injury-shortened senior season during which the Blazers won the Division II National Championship.
On May 13, 2019, Fortson signed as an undrafted free agent with the Kansas City Chiefs after switching to tight end in the NFL. On August 31, 2019, he was released, and the following day, he was added to the practice squad.
Fortson spent the remainder of the regular season on the practice squad, and the Chiefs defeated the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV. On February 5, 2020, the Chiefs re-signed him. On September 5, 2020, he was released. The following day, he signed up for the practice squad.
Jody Fortson Jr., whose real name is Joseph Demarius, was born on December 7, 1995. He is an American football tight end for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL).
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Forston will be 27 years old on December 7. He was born on December 7, 1995.