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 Sunday. Jones sat out with the ankle and thumb issues that also had him on the sideline to start last week’s practice schedule.
Julio Jones sits out Wednesday’s practice
Pro Football Talk | Dec 27