Jody Fortson Jr: 2019 Draft Prospect Interview

Name: Jody Fortson Jr
School: Valdosta State
Position: WR/TE
Height: 6’6″
Weight: 230

Q: What goals did you accomplish heading into your final collegiate season?

We went undefeated and won the 2018 D2 National Championship #GoBlazers

Q: What would your coaches say about the type of player you are?

I’d love to believe they’d say I’m a hard worker, extremely competitive, and WANTS to win!

Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on to improve your game?

Showing less tendencies, the less you give your opponent the better off you’ll be.

Q: What separates you from the other players at your position?

Aside from my physical appearance just pure physicality. I am just extremely physical. I pay great attention to detail, I’m ALWAYS looking to improve my game and just learn.

Q: How will you train and prepare this offseason for the draft or other pro opportunities?

I’ll be doing a lot of plyo and things that are easier on the joints.

Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?

Just being a professional, this is the only thing that I’ve wanted to do since I was a child, I’ve always handled myself that way.

Q: What is your final pitch or sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?

I’m just ready to work, I won’t tell you how I can do this or do that I’d much rather show you. My entire career I’ve been overlooked and its only made me hungrier. I’m coming in with a Boulder on my shoulders not a chip.