Julio Jones RUMORS & NEWS

  • Julio Jones says he’s “ready to go”

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones, the team’s leading receiver, didn’t practice on Wednesday and was limited on Thursday with an ankle and thumb injury. When asked about his health, Jones said. “It’s great. Can’t you tell? It’s good. I’ll be ready to go.” " December 28

  • Julio Jones sits out Wednesday’s practice

    Pro Football Talk "A big game for wide receiver Julio Jones on Sunday would do a lot to help the Falcons’ chances of beating the Panthers and booking a trip to the postseason. Having him practice on Wednesday is less of a concern, especially if sitting out increases the likelihood that he’ll be good to go on..." December 27

  • Julio Jones has strength back in his ankle

    Pro Football Talk "Falcons receiver Julio Jones injured his ankle early in Monday night’s game against the Bucs. He ended up playing 53 of 70 snaps. Jones also injured his left thumb. But Falcons coach Dan Quinn proclaimed Jones good to go for Sunday’s crucial NFC South showdown in New Orleans. “His..." December 23

  • Dan Quinn shares update on Julio Jones’ ankle injury

    Sportsnaut "Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones is nursing an ankle injury. But it appears he will be able to play in this Sunday’s game. Head coach Dan Quinn shared his perspective of where Jones is at currently trying to get ready for Sunday’s game. “His explosion, even if it wasn’t at..." December 22

  • Julio Jones won’t practice Wednesday, expected to play

    Pro Football Talk "The Falcons are on a short week after facing the Buccaneers on Monday night and they won’t be pushing wide receiver Julio Jones too hard on the practice field. Falcons coach Dan Quinn said on Wednesday that Jones hurt his ankle early in that game and will not take part in Wednesday’s practice...." December 20

  • Crazy stat shows how insanely good Julio Jones is

    Sportsnaut "Julio Jones had a monster game Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, catching 12 passes for 253 yards and two touchdowns. His second touchdown was one straight out of a Hollywood film and showed it’s tough to classify him as a human being (watch here). We’ve known Jones was a freak among..." November 28

  • Falcons WR Julio Jones claims the swagger is returning

    Clutch Points "After a slow start to the 2017 NFL season, the Atlanta Falcons finally seem to be back on track following a clutch 34-31 victory over the Seattle Seahawks. Atlanta has now picked up their second key win is as many weeks to keep themselves within striking distance of first place in the NFC..." November 22

  • Julio Jones to play Sunday vs. Cowboys

    Sporting News "The Falcons have lost four of their last five games, but they received some good news ahead of Sunday's game against the Falcons. Atlanta announced Friday that wide receiver Julio Jones will play this weekend despite nursing an ankle injury." November 10

  • Falcons' Julio Jones makes no excuses for dropping 39-yard TD in fourth quarter

    ESPN "Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones made no excuses for dropping what would have been a 39-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter of Sunday's 20-17 loss to the Carolina Panthers. "I didn't take advantage of the opportunity,'' Jones told reporters following the game. "It was no excuses or..." November 06

  • Dan Quinn: Falcons need to get Julio Jones the ball more

    Larry Brown Sports "The Atlanta Falcons have failed to reach the same heights that they did in 2016, and part of that has been down to wide receiver Julio Jones’s decreased contributions. Jones has just one red zone target this season and has yet to grab a touchdown, and though he’s still getting catches, he was..." October 16

  • Julio Jones 'ready to go' after hip injury

    ESPN "Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones said a hip flexor injury won't keep him from playing against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. Jones, who suffered the injury in a Week 4 loss to Buffalo, had last week's bye to rest and recover. He has been limited the last two days of practice. "I feel..." October 12

  • With bye upcoming, Julio Jones not expected to miss any games

    Pro Football Talk "The Falcons have a bye next week, and it comes at a fortuitous time. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, star wide receiver Julio Jones isn’t expected to miss any additional time after he was unable to finish yesterday’s loss to the Bills with a hip flexor injury. Jones tried to come back..." October 02

  • Julio Jones (hip) questionable to return vs. Bills

    NFL.com "Atlanta's top weapon has left the Falcons' game against the Buffalo Bills due to injury. Julio Jones walked off the field in the second quarter with a hip injury and is questionable to return, per the team's official site." October 01

  • Falcons want more touches for Julio Jones

    Fanrag Sports "Julio Jones had a relatively quiet Sunday afternoon in the Atlanta Falcons‘ 23-17 Week 1 win over the Chicago Bears. The star wide receiver, only targeted five times by Matt Ryan, brought down four passes for 66 yards and didn’t score a touchdown. The Falcons won the game nonetheless, but there..." September 12

  • Julio Jones: 2,000 receiving yards can be done, but it’s not a goal

    Pro Football Talk "While the NFL has increasingly become a passing league over the years, no player has ever tallied 2,000 receiving yards in a season. Calvin Johnson came close with 1,964 yards in 2012 and Julio Jones took over second place on the all-time list with 1,871 yards during the 2015 season, which..." September 08

  • Falcons want more red zone touches for Julio Jones

    Larry Brown Sports "Atlanta Falcons All-Pro wide receiver Julio Jones pulled down a modest six receiving TDs in 2016, and now the focus for them is on improving that total. Kelsey Conway of the team’s website reported Monday that Atlanta seems to be emphasizing more red zone touches for Jones in training camp with..." August 14

  • Julio Jones 'easing' back into it after offseason surgery

    NFL.com "Julio Jones isn't pushing to get into training camp practices after undergoing offseason foot surgery. The Atlanta Falcons' receiver has been getting more reps, but sat out most of Friday's team drills. Jones isn't fretting missing practice snaps. "I feel great about it," Jones said of..." August 06

  • Julio Jones says he didn't hire dive team to find lost earring

    ESPN "Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones cleared up the story behind the $150,000 earring he lost in Georgia's Lake Lanier after tumbling off a Jet Ski. Jones addressed the media Saturday, following the third day of training camp. An initial television report said Jones hired a dive team to..." July 29

  • Julio Jones set to return to action

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Falcons two-time All-Pro wide receiver Julio Jones, who’s recovering from offseason foot surgery, is set to return to the field during training camp. The Falcons report on Wednesday and the first practice is Thursday. Jones will likely be limited. “He’s healed up very, very well,” Falcons..." July 25