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.
In 2020, on September 5, he was released. The following day, he joined the practice squad.
He was signed by the Chiefs as an undrafted free agent in 2019. Fortson was on the Chiefs’ practice squad for their Super Bowl LIV championship which earned him a Super Bowl ring.
Before moving to Valdosta State, Fortson played his first season of collegiate football at Erie Community College. In 19 games with the Valdosta State Blazers, wide receiver Fortson recorded 37 receptions for 477 yards and 7 touchdowns.
Born on born December 7, 1995, Joseph Demarius ‘Jody’ Fortson Jr. is an American football tight end for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL).
Jody Fortson’s Wife: Is Jody Fortson Married?
Forston is not married, we can bet on that. The 26-year-old player never posts photos of any woman he is romantically involved with on any of his social media platforms. The general consensus is that he is trying to build his career before settling down with the woman his heart might go for.