Jody Fortson

Jody Fortson

25-Year-Old Tight EndTE
Kansas City Chiefs
Out
Injury Achilles
Est. Return 3/1/2022
2021 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Jody Fortson in 2021. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
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$Signed a contract with the Chiefs in February of 2021.
Tears his Achilles
TEKansas City Chiefs
Achilles
October 17, 2021
Fortson suffered a torn Achilles in Sunday's win over Washington and will miss the rest of the season, according to James Palmer of NFL Network.
ANALYSIS
Fortson's worst case scenario has been confirmed, and the tight end will miss the rest of the regular season as a result. Fortson made one catch for 27 yards Sunday against Washington, and he ends the season with five grabs for 47 yards and two scores across six games.
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Advanced NFL Stats
How do Jody Fortson's 2021 advanced stats compare to other tight ends?
This section compares his advanced stats with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average. The longer the bar, the better it is for the player.
  • Air Yards Per Game
    The number of air yards he is averaging per game. Air yards measure how far the ball was thrown downfield for both complete and incomplete passes. Air yards are recorded as a negative value when the pass is targeted behind the line of scrimmage. All air yards data is from Sports Info Solutions and does not include throwaways as targeted passes.
  • Air Yards Per Snap
    The number of air yards he is averaging per offensive snap.
  • % Team Air Yards
    The percentage of the team's total air yards he accounts for.
  • % Team Targets
    The percentage of the team's total targets he accounts for.
  • Avg Depth of Target
    Also known as aDOT, this stat measures the average distance down field he is being targeted at.
  • Catch Rate
    The number of catches made divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Drop Rate
    The number of passes he dropped divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Avg Yds After Catch
    The number of yards he gains after the catch on his receptions.
Air Yards Per Game
5.5
 
Air Yards Per Snap
0.63
 
% Team Air Yards
1.9%
 
% Team Targets
2.2%
 
Avg Depth of Target
6.6 Yds
 
Catch Rate
100.0%
 
Drop Rate
0.0%
 
Avg Yds After Catch
2.8
 
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2021
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Snap Distribution / Depth Chart
Snap Counts
Snap %
Kansas City ChiefsChiefs 2021 TE Snap Distribution See more data like this | See last season's snap counts
#% of Team Snaps

34627%
18669%
957%
3413%
726%
5420%
524%
3714%
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How often does Jody Fortson run a route when on the field for a pass play?
This data will let you see how Jody Fortson and the other tight ends for the Chiefs are being used. Some tight ends may have a lot of snaps, but they're not that useful for fantasy purposes because they're not actually running routes. This data will help you see when this is the case.
Jody Fortson
25 routes   5 targets
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31 routes   4 targets
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10 routes   2 targets
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189 routes   53 targets
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This Week's Opposing Pass Defense
How does the Titans pass defense compare to other NFL teams this season?
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Overall QB Rating Against
91.2
 
Cornerbacks
115.2
 
Safeties
67.8
 
Linebackers
87.6
 
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2021 Jody Fortson Split Stats
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More Fantasy News
Suffers Achilles injury
TEKansas City Chiefs
Achilles
October 17, 2021
Fortson (Achilles) has been ruled out of Sunday's game against Washington.
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Finds pay dirt again
TEKansas City Chiefs
October 5, 2021
Fortson logged a two-yard touchdown reception on his only target Sunday versus the Eagles.
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Tallies first career touchdown
TEKansas City Chiefs
September 28, 2021
Fortson reeled in his two targets for seven yards and a touchdown Sunday versus the Chargers.
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Signs reserve/future contract
TEKansas City Chiefs
February 9, 2021
Fortson signed a reserve/future contract with the Chiefs on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
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Inks practice squad deal
TEFree Agent
September 9, 2020
Fortson signed with the Chiefs' practice squad Sunday, Sam McDowell of The Kansas City Star reports.
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