- Third-year tight end enters his third NFL season with the Chiefs in 2022.
- Originally entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with the Chiefs in 2019.
- Hauled in his first-career touchdown reception on a two-yard pass from QB Patrick Mahomes versus the Chargers (9/26/21). He finished the game with two receptions for seven yards to go along with his touchdown.
- Grabbed his second touchdown reception in as many weeks, hauling in a two-yard touchdown shovel pass from QB Patrick Mahomes against Philadelphia (10/3/21).
Signed by Kansas City (2/9/21) ... Signed to Kansas City's practice squad (9/6/20) ... Released by Kansas City (9/5/20) ... Signed by Kansas City (2/4/20) ... Signed to Kansas City's practice squad (9/1/19) ... Released by Kansas City (8/31/19) ... Originally entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with Kansas City in 2019.
Patrick Mahomes Dissects Rams' Zone Defense with 21-Yard Throw to Jody Fortson
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes dissects tthe Los Angeles Rams' zone defense with a 21-yard throw to Chiefs tight end Jody Fortson.
BIG PLAY: Patrick Mahomes Launches a 40-yarder to Jody Fortson to get in Red Zone
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes launches a 40-yard pass to Chiefs tight end Jody Fortson to get the Chiefs in the red zone.
TOUCHDOWN: Patrick Mahomes Lasers 10-Yard TD Pass to Slanting Jody Fortson
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes lasers 10-yard TD pass to slanting tight end Jody Fortson.
TOUCHDOWN: Jody Fortson Comes Down with It In the Back of the End Zone
Preseason star Kansas City Chiefs tight end Jody Fortson lives up to the hype with Week 1 touchdown catch.
Jody Fortson: "I'm just honored to be here." | Pre Week 2 Press Conference
Tight End Jody Fortson speaks with the media after the pre season week 2 matchup against the Washington Commanders
TOUCHDOWN: Patrick Mahomes and TE Jody Fortson connect for their second toe-tap TD of game
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes and tight end Jody Fortson connect for their second toe-tap touchdown of the game.
TOUCHDOWN: Jody Fortson hauls in the first TD of the game from Patrick Mahomes
Jody Fortson catches a back-shoulder touchdown from quarterback Patrick Mahomes.
Jody Fortson MOSSES Washington DB on 27-Yard Grab
Kansas City Chiefs tight end Jody Fortson goes way up for a 27-yard grab against the Washington Football Team.
Jody Fortson: "From what I've seen so far, dude looks good" | Press Conference 10/1
TE Jody Fortson speaks to the media ahead of the Chiefs Week 4 matchup with the Eagles.
One-on-One with Jody Fortson after Week 3 | Chiefs vs. Chargers
Mitch Holthus goes one-on-one with Jody Fortson after the Chiefs loss to the Chargers in Week 3.
TOUCHDOWN: Patrick Mahomes with a 2-Yard Touchdown Pass to Jody Fortson
Kansas City Chiefs Patrick Mahomes finds TE Jody Fortson for a 2-yard touchdown pass.
Jody Fortson Mic'd Up: " There's something about this red that makes me feel...feel alive" | Chiefs vs. Vikings
TE Jody Fortson had the mic on during the Chiefs vs. Vikings game in GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium.
Jody Fortson: "You didn't get this far to only get this far" | Press Conference 8/31
Jody Fortson speaks to media.
Jody Fortson: "This game brings me joy" | Press Conference 8/25
TE Jody Fortson speaks to the media
Up The Hill with Jody Fortson | Chiefs Training Camp 2021
TE Jody Fortson answers the difficult questions at the Chiefs 2021 Training Camp.
Jody Fortson Casually Grabs One-Hand Catch on 19-yard Pickup
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Jody Fortson casually grabs one-hand catch on 19-yard pickup.
Position Group Breakdown: Tight Ends | Chiefs Training Camp 2021
The Chiefs feature the best tight end in the game in Travis Kelce. Take a look at the full tight end room for Training Camp 2021.
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