Khairi Fortt
Khairi Fortt

Player Profile

Stamford, CT

Last College:
Penn State/Stamford HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 235





Dykes Pleased with First Spring Scrimmage

Three quarterbacks combine to throw five touchdown passes.


Cal Back in Berkeley For 2012 Opener

Golden Bears Return Home to a Renovated Memorial Stadium


Day 2: Busy Day Wraps up for Bears

Golden Bears go thru full agenda on second day of 2012 training camp.


2012 Season Outlook


Players Report to Training Camp Day Before First Practice

Season opener at Memorial Stadium scheduled for Sept. 1 vs. Nevada.


2012: Announced he was transferring to Cal from Penn State on August 1.

PENN STATE: Finished 2012 spring practice listed as Penn State's co-starter at middle linebacker ... played in 22 contests with one start over his last two seasons (2011-12) for the Nittany Lions after enrolling at the school in January of 2010 ... compiled two-year totals of 50 tackles, 6.5 tackles for loss (-23 yards) and 2.5 sacks (-16 yards) ... played in every game off the bench as a 2011 sophomore, recording 33 tackles, 6.0 tackles for loss (-22 yards) and 2.5 sacks (-16 yards) posted 2011 season highs of six tackles vs. Eastern Michigan, 2.0 tackles for loss in the TicketCity Bowl vs. Houston and 1.5 sacks (-13 yards) against Iowa ... played in nine of the Nittany Lions' 13 games as a 2010 true freshman, registering 17 tackles and 0.5 tackles for loss (-1 yard) ... recorded a career-high 11 stops and 0.5 tackles for loss (-1 yard) in the lone start of his Penn State career against Illinois during his freshman campaign.

STAMFORD HS: The nation's No. 5 rated prep outside linebacker according to Rivals, while Scout had him at No. 11 following his 2009 senior season ... earned second-team USA Today All-American honors and was selected to play in the prestigious U.S. Army All-American Bowl as a senior despite being slowed by injury, as he finished with 63 tackles, 2.5 sacks and an interception, which he returned 46 yards for a touchdown ... put up his best prep numbers as a junior when he recorded 118 tackles, five forced fumbles and four interceptions to earn a spot as one of only 30 players in the nation on the U.S. Army Player of the Year Award watch list prior to his senior season.

PERSONAL: Full name is Khairi Savid Fortt ... born March 24, 1992 ... parents are Guy and Dr. Tabitha Fortt.

LAST UPDATED: August 1, 2012