L.J. Fort LB PIT (8) 3 months ago
Fort failed to record a tackle in the Steelers' 30-12 wild-card win against the Dolphins on Sunday.
Playing predominantly on special teams, Fort finished the 2016 season with four tackles (three solo).
L.J. Fort LB PIT (8) 4 months ago
Fort re-signed with the Steelers Tuesday.
After being released four days ago, the linebacker will rejoin the team after Steven Johnson (ankle) was placed on injured reserve. Fort should add some much needed linebacker depth to the Steelers, but figures to play primarily on special teams as he has done all season.
L.J. Fort LB PIT (8) 5 months ago
Fort was released by Pittsburgh on Saturday, Dale Lolley of the Observer-Reporter reports.
Fort was released in order to clear a roster spot for Ladarius Green. Little more than a depth linebacker, his absence shouldn't impact the defense much at all.
L.J. Fort LB PIT (8) 4 years ago
Browns waived ILB L.J. Fort.
Fort can play inside 'backer in a 3-4 and the strong side in a 4-3, as well as contribute on special teams. The Browns are moving forward with Paul Hazel, Tank Carder, and Brandon Magee behind D'Qwell Jackson and Craig Robertson.