Julio Jones RUMORS & NEWS

  • Back at practice, Julio Jones not concerned about contract negotiations

    Alabama "Six-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Julio Jones attended an Atlanta Falcons’ offseason practice for the first time since 2017 on Tuesday. But he didn’t practice. Falcons coach Dan Quinn had said on Monday the former Alabama All-American would be..." June 12

  • Julio Jones, Grady Jarrett, Vic Beasley & Deion Jones Report For Falcons’ Minicamp

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Falcons WR Julio Jones, DT Grady Jarrett, DEVic Beasley and LB Deion Jones have all reported to the team for the start of mandatory minicamp. This group had previously skipped voluntarily OTAs, but Rapoport says..." June 10

  • Julio Jones may need to take heat of holdout to get deal he wants

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Falcons star Julio Jones didn’t show up for voluntary OTAs this week. I don’t blame him. Look at the players who suffered serious injuries during the NFL’s silly spring, including teammate Steven Means.  No Julio is no big deal this time of year...." May 27

  • Is Amari Cooper waiting for Julio Jones to do a deal?

    Clutch Points "The Dallas Cowboys have engaged in contract extension talks with wide receiver Amari Cooper, but Cooper may be waiting to see what kind of deal Atlanta Falcons wideout Julio Jones gets before he gets deep into discussions, according to Clarence Hill Jr. of The Fort Worth..." May 25

  • Julio Jones not with Falcons at start of OTAs

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones, who was promised a contract extension this offseason, did not report today to the start of the team’s organized team activities.  The Falcons, like much of the NFL, were closely monitoring Antonio Brown’s renegotiated contract ($54.1..." May 20

  • Falcons G.M. “very encouraged” by Julio Jones talks

    AtlantaFalcons.com "Signing All-Pro wide receiver Julio Jones to a multi-year extension was one of the Atlanta Falcons’ top priorities this offseason, and those talks appear to be going well. According to a pair of tweets by The Athletic’s Jeff Schultz, Falcons general manager Thomas..." May 12

  • Falcons “are not far apart” on new deal with Julio Jones

    Sports Talk Atlanta "It looks like the Falcons should have a new deal in place with future Hall of Fame receiver Julio Jones in the coming weeks. It was basically a foregone conclusion that Julio would get a new deal this offseason after the Falcons frontloaded some of the money in his contract to 2018...." April 19

  • Falcons, Julio Jones getting closer to new contract

    The Falcoholic "Thanks to increased cap space and greater spending on wide receivers, we have seen the same Julio Jones story for the past year. Jones, easily the best wide receiver in the NFL, saw his record-breaking contract eclipsed by countless of other pass catchers. He is currently 12th in average salary..." April 18

  • Report: Julio Jones skips start of Falcons offseason workouts

    Sportsnaut "Like last year when he was looking for a new contract, Julio Jones has reportedly opted not to attend as the Atlanta Falcons begin their offseason workout program. Vaughn McClure of ESPN noted Jones was not in the building Monday as Atlanta opened up its offseason..." April 15

  • Julio Jones: I don’t care about being highest-paid wideout

    Pro Football Talk "Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones wants a new contract and has spoken to the team about getting one done at various points over the last couple of years. One of the lead topics of conversation on the contract front is obviously going to be how much Jones is paid..." April 01

  • Falcons owner says Julio Jones, Grady Jarrett are “Falcons for life”

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Owner Arthur Blank, acknowledged that while some player contracts are getting more lucrative, he still believes that defensive tackle Grady Jarrett and wide receiver Julio Jones will be “Falcons for life.” The team placed the $15.2 million franchise tag on Jarrett and has..." March 26

  • Sources: Falcons, Julio Jones Talks Nearing $100M

    Bleacher Report "Let's start with the obvious. Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones is going to get handsomely paid. He will soon have enough money to buy a small island and enough left that his small island can buy a small island. He will soon be the highest-paid wide..." March 22

  • Falcons have had “really good conversations” about Julio Jones contract

    Pro Football Talk "The question of when Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones will get a new contract has been bandied about for the last year or so and the issue came back onto the radar when Antonio Brown got a new contract after his trade to the Raiders. Brown is now the highest-paid..." March 20

  • Report: “Not much going on” between Falcons, Julio Jones on deal

    247 Sports "Julio Jones remains among the Atlanta Falcons’ top priorities this offseason as the wide receiver awaits a new contract, but it appears talks have slowed down between the two sides. There is “not much going on” between Jones and the Falcons as regards a new..." March 04

  • Grady Jarrett, Julio Jones remain top offseason priorities for the Falcons

    The Falcoholic "Sometimes you know a thing but you still want to hear it, and I can’t get enough of hearing that the Falcons will be keeping Grady Jarrett and Julio Jones around for as long as possible. Thankfully, Thomas Dimitroff reiterated that again..." February 01

  • Julio Jones Says Falcons Don't Want Antonio Brown, 'We Good Over Here'

    TMZ "How dope would a 1-2 punch of Julio Jones and Antonio Brown look in Atlanta?!?! Not that dope ... according to Julio himself -- who tells TMZ Sports he and the Falcons actually don't want to see that at all. "Nah, man. We tight over..." January 11

  • Mike Evans replaces Julio Jones on Pro Bowl roster

    Tampa Bay Times "The Bucs will have a representative in this month's Pro Bowl after all. Wide receiver Mike Evans will take Falcons wideout Julio Jones' spot in the game, the Bucs announced on Monday. Evans previously was named a first alternate for the Pro Bowl, which will take..." January 07

  • Falcons likely to discuss big contract with Julio Jones this offseason

    Clutch Points "NFL Atlanta Falcons likely to discuss big contract with Julio Jones this offseason by  Matthew Schmidt January 4, 2019 Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones reached an agreement on an adjusted contract with the team before..." January 04

  • Julio Jones will play vs. Panthers

    Sporting News "Julio Jones will be active in Carolina. The Falcons wide receiver will suit up Sunday against the Panthers, despite dealing with hip and rib injuries. Jones returned to practice Friday after sitting out the team's Wednesday and Thursday workouts. Falcons..." December 23

  • Julio Jones to be game-time decision vs. Panthers with hip injury

    NFL.com "Julio Jones' availability for Sunday is up in the air. Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn told reporters that the wide receiver will be a game-time decision against the Carolina Panthers. Jones returned to practice Friday after sitting out Wednesday's and Thursday's..." December 21

  • Julio Jones held out of Wednesday’s Falcons practice with hip injury

    The Falcoholic "Julio Jones is having a hell of a year. He leads the league in receiving yards with 1,511, he’s racked up six touchdowns since the bye week, and he continues to prove that he’s one of the league’s best receivers. That’s why it’s particularly bad news that he..." December 19