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December 6, 2020 12:00 PM
Jets' George Fant: Back for Week 13
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant (ankle/knee) is officially active for Sunday's game against the Raiders.

Fant missed last week's game with the knee and ankle issues, but after limited practices Thursday and Friday, the Western Kentucky product will return to the field. Now healthy, expect Fant to assume his usual starting role as the team's right tackle for Sunday's contest.

November 29, 2020 12:20 PM
Jets' George Fant: Officially inactive Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant (ankle/knee) is inactive for Sunday's game versus the Dolphins, Ralph Vacchiano of SportsNet New York reports.

Meanwhile, backup right tackle Chuma Edoga (ankle) is also inactive. Conor McDermott could be in line to start at right tackle as a result.

November 25, 2020 04:20 PM
Jets' George Fant: Unlikely to play Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant (ankle/knee) won't practice Wednesday and is not expected to play in Sunday's contest versus Miami, Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports.

Fant suffered both injuries during Sunday's loss to the Chargers, and he's consequently likely to miss at least one game. In Fant's place, expect Chuma Edoga (ankle) to get the start if he's cleared to play.

November 24, 2020 07:20 PM
Jets' George Fant: Battling duo of injuries
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant suffered ankle and knee sprains during Sunday's loss to the Chargers, Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports.

Fant underwent an MRI on Monday that revealed the nature of the two injuries. Backup right tackle Chuma Edoga also suffered a low-ankle sprain during the game. If neither player is available for the Week 12 matchup against the Dolphins, Conor McDermott is expected to start at right tackle.

November 22, 2020 07:52 PM
Jets' George Fant: Set for MRI
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant (ankle) will undergo an MRI on Monday, Rich Cimini of ESPN.com reports.

Fant was forced out of Sunday's 34-28 loss to the Chargers due to an ankle injury. The starting right tackle's MRI will diagnose the severity of the issue.

November 22, 2020 05:56 PM
Jets' George Fant: Picks up ankle injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant suffered an ankle injury during Sunday's game against the Chargers, Ralph Vacchiano of SportsNet New York reports.

Fant exited Sunday's game in the second quarter and was replaced by Chuma Edoga at right tackle.

October 25, 2020 07:08 PM
Jets' George Fant: Suiting up Week 7
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant (knee) is officially active for Sunday's game against the Bills, Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports.

Fant manged through the knee issue and he was deemed a true game-time decision, so the fact that he's healthy is a positive sign for the offensive line. Now healthy, Fant is expected to assume his usual starting role at right tackle for Week 7.

October 23, 2020 11:08 PM
Jets' George Fant: Could sit out Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant (knee) is questionable for Sunday's game versus the Bills, Nick Underhill of NewOrleans.Football reports.

Fant will start at tackle if he's active, and he could bump over to left tackle if Mekhi Becton (shoulder) sits out. If Fant is unable to play, Chuma Edoga (calf), who is considered questionable as well, would be next in line at right tackle.

October 7, 2020 06:56 PM
Jets' George Fant: Good to go Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant (thumb) wasn't listed on Wednesday's injury report, Rich Cimini of ESPN.com reports.

Fant is back to full speed and should be ready to start at right tackle against the Cardinals on Sunday.

October 2, 2020 02:32 PM
Jets' George Fant: Nursing thumb injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant suffered a thumb injury during Thursday's loss to the Broncos, Chris Ryan of NJ.com reports.

The 28-year-old missed one game due to a concussion but returned to the field Thursday only to sustain the thumb injury. Fant is expected to require a cast, but it appears he'll be able to play through the injury.

September 30, 2020 06:12 PM
Jets' George Fant: Ready for TNF
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant (concussion) won't carry an injury designation into Thursday's game versus the Broncos.

Fant upgraded to full practice Wednesday and has cleared the league's concussion protocol. Expect the 27-year-old to start at right tackle against Denver.

September 25, 2020 12:00 PM
Jets' George Fant: Ruled out for Week 3
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Coach Adam Gase said Friday that Fant (concussion) is ruled out for Sunday's game against the Colts, Ethan B. Greenberg of the Jets' official site reports.

Fant still needs to fully clear the league's concussion protocol before retaking the field. He'll set his sights on Week 4's matchup against the Broncos on Thursday night. Chuma Edoga stands to start at right tackle as long as Fant is unable to go.

September 25, 2020 05:08 PM
Jets' George Fant: Dealing with concussion
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant currently resides in the league's concussion protocol, per Eric Allen of the Jets' official site.

The Western Kentucky product will need to gain clearance from independent doctors before returning to the field. If Fant is unable to go Sunday, Chuma Edoga is expected to draw the start at right tackle.

March 16, 2020 10:36 PM
Seahawks' George Fant: Joining Jets
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant agreed to a three-year, $30 million contract with the Jets on Monday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

The 27-year-old started 24 of 46 games over the last four years for the Seahawks, and he'll now make his way to New York for the foreseeable future. Fant will receive $13.7 million guaranteed in the deal and is the likely candidate to take over at left tackle for departing starter Kelvin Beachum.

January 13, 2020 08:32 AM
Seahawks' George Fant: Active for playoff game
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant (groin) will play in Sunday's matchup versus the Packers.

The 27-year-old only logged limited practice time during Friday's session but wasn't in serious jeopardy to miss time. Fant had started the previous two games in place of Duane Brown (knee) at left tackle, but with Brown returning Sunday, Fant will go back to his role as a depth offensive lineman.

October 25, 2019 08:08 PM
Seahawks' George Fant: May start again
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant (shoulder) will play in Sunday's game against the Falcons, John Boyle of the Seahawks' official site reports.

Fant could start at left tackle if Duane Brown (biceps) can't go and right tackle if Germain Ifedi (knee) is unable to shake his injury. Either way, he figures to get onto the field in some capacity, as the Seahawks sometimes line him up at tight end as well.

August 23, 2019 02:36 PM
Seahawks' George Fant: On track for regular season
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant (ankle) is expected to be ready for Week 1, Gregg Bell of The Tacoma News Tribune reports.

Fant is working his way back from a right ankle sprain suffered during Seattle's first preseason game. When healthy, Fant is expected to provide depth at both tight end and offensive tackle for the Seahawks.

August 12, 2019 02:12 PM
Seahawks' George Fant: To miss multiple weeks
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant is expected to miss a few weeks with a second-degree ankle sprain, Brady Henderson of ESPN.com reports.

Fant suffered a right ankle sprain during Thursday's preseason matchup, and the Seahawks have since revealed the severity of the issue. It's unclear if he'll be able to return at any point during the preseason.

August 9, 2019 10:44 AM
Seahawks' George Fant: Out with ankle sprain
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Coach Pete Carroll said Fant suffered a "legit" right ankle sprain in Thursday's preseason game against the Broncos, Bob Condotta of The Seattle Times reports.

The exact severity of the sprain remains unclear, but Carroll describing it as a "legit" sprain doesn't seem to be a good sign. Fant is expected to work as an eligible offense tackle and tight end this season, so his absence would impact the Seahawks' depth at multiple positions.

August 8, 2019 11:36 PM
Seahawks' George Fant: Suffers right ankle injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fant is doubtful to return to Thursday's preseason game against the Broncos due to a right ankle injury, John Boyle of the Seahawks' official site reports.

The severity of Fant's injury isn't known at this time, though the Seahawks likely won't take a chance by allowing him to return to the game.

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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-5/322
Birthdate:
07/19/1992
Age:
28
Hometown:
Cincinnati, OH
School:
Western Kentucky
NFL Experience:
6
Awards: