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L.J. Fort | Linebacker | #54

Team: Pittsburgh Steelers
Age / DOB:  (26) / 1/3/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 232
College: Northern Iowa
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Bengals waived ILB L.J. Fort.
Fort appeared in one game with Seattle last season before finishing out the year on Cincinnati's practice squad. Getting waived at this stage of the offseason bodes poorly for his NFL future. Wed, Apr 29, 2015 07:30:00 PM

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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.
Sun, Sep 1, 2013 02:28:00 PM

The Browns will start undrafted rookie L.J. Fort at strong-side linebacker in their season opener.

Fort showed some promise for a UDFA in preseason games, but LeSean McCoy should run all over this unit in Week 1. Cleveland is also minus NT Phil Taylor, SLB Scott Fujita, WLB Chris Gocong, and rookie LB James-Michael Johnson.
Thu, Sep 6, 2012 07:45:00 AM

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