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Kynan Forney | Guard

Team: Jacksonville Jaguars
Age / DOB:  (39) / 9/8/1978
Ht / Wt:  6'3" / 302
College: Hawaii
Drafted: 2001 / Rd. 7 (219) / ATL

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Kynan Forney has started at LG in the Jaguars' first two preseason games, and is currently battling Vince Manuwai and Justin Smiley to claim the job for the season opener.
Though Forney has started the previous two games, the competition is still wide open. Saturday's preseason game will be an important showcase for the three offensive linemen. Sat, Aug 28, 2010 11:21:00 AM

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Jaguars re-signed OG Kynan Forney.

Once a league-average starter, Forney has appeared in just three games over the last two seasons with no starts. The 31-year-old isn't guaranteed a roster spot at a position Jacksonville is hoping to upgrade this offseason.
Thu, Mar 4, 2010 03:28:00 PM

Jaguars signed G Kynan Forney, formerly of the Chargers.

Forney was a surprise cut by San Diego, with the Chargers opting to go with rookie Louis Vasquez instead. The veteran will provide depth at guard, which was a major issue with the Jags last season.
Tue, Sep 8, 2009 03:41:00 PM

Chargers released G Kynan Forney.

It's a surprise move because Forney was thought to have won the job a couple weeks ago. Now it looks like rookie Louis Vasquez will be the starter at right guard.
Sat, Sep 5, 2009 07:11:00 PM

Kynan Forney has won the Chargers' starting right guard job over rookie Louis Vasquez.

Forney, 31, has 89 career starts and is having a "tremendous" camp. The job will still go to Vasquez at some point. He fell way behind Forney due to a sprained foot, but has far more upside as both a run and pass blocker.
Thu, Aug 13, 2009 10:09:00 AM

Chargers re-signed OG Kynan Forney to a two-year, $4.8 million contract.

The deal pays $2 million in '09. Forney, 30, caught on with San Diego last year after being cut by a Falcons regime that wanted to get bigger. Forney can zone block and will battle for playing time at right guard this offseason.
Wed, Feb 25, 2009 01:38:00 PM

Falcons released G Kynan Forney, OL D'Anthony Batiste, C Doug Datish, DE Brandon Miller, and DT Montavious Stanley.

With Stanley gone, Grady Jackson is sure to start next to Jonathan Babineaux at defensive tackle. Forney couldn't beat out Harvey Dahl.
Sat, Aug 30, 2008 06:55:00 PM

Falcons placed G Kynan Forney (shoulder) on injured reserve, ending his season.

Ouch. The Atlanta running game hasn't been the same the last month with Forney injured and Matt Lehr on suspension. Forney will likely undergo surgery and should be ready for the start of camp in 2007.
Wed, Nov 8, 2006 01:12:00 PM

Falcons G Kynan Forney (shoulder) is not expected to play in Week 10.

Tyson Clabo, P.J. Alexander, and Quinn Ojinnaka are the candidates to start at guard against Cleveland. Matt Lehr will be back in Week 11.
Wed, Nov 8, 2006 11:10:00 AM

Falcons right guard Kynan Forney's shoulder "popped out and popped right back in" Sunday, according to head coach Jim Mora.

Austin King stepped in. Forney has struggled with a shoulder injury for most of the season and is uncertain to play vs. Cleveland in Week 10.
Mon, Nov 6, 2006 03:18:00 PM

The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports that RG Kynan Forney was "pulled" at halftime in favor of RG Austin King.

It was initially reported that Forney left due to aggravating his shoulder injury, but the newspaper makes it sound instead like he simply got benched.
Mon, Nov 6, 2006 09:03:00 AM

G Kynan Forney left in the second quarter with an apparent shoulder injury.

Forney didn't come out for the second half and reportedly isn't expected to return.
Sun, Nov 5, 2006 02:59:00 PM

Falcons G Kynan Forney (questionable, shoulder) practiced Thursday.

Atlanta's offensive line looks a lot better on paper with Forney a part of it. If he practices again on Friday, Forney will likely play against a Lions team that is still without both its starting defensive tackles.
Thu, Nov 2, 2006 05:26:00 PM

Falcons RG Kynan Forney (questionable, shoulder) missed practice on Wednesday.

Tyson Clabo slid to his spot in Week 8 while P.J. Alexander subbed at left guard, and the two did a respectable job of protecting QB Michael Vick.
Thu, Nov 2, 2006 09:02:00 AM

Falcons guard Kynan Forney, questionable with an injured shoulder, returned to practice without restrictions Thursday.

Atlanta should only be without one of its starting guards this week, suspended Matt Lehr. Forney got hurt in a Week 7 win over Pittsburgh.
Thu, Oct 26, 2006 08:43:00 PM

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