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Atlanta Falcons

Julio Jones

Julio Jones - #11 - WR

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 220 lbs.
Birthday 02/03/1989
Birthplace Foley, AL
College Alabama
Years played 3
Drafted 2011, 1st round, 6th pick by Falcons


Rec Yds TD
79 1198 10

Are White-Jones NFL's best WR tandem?

Posted Jan. 11, 2013 @ 12:12 p.m. ET
WRs Roddy White and Julio Jones hope to lead a Falcons team that has exited the playoffs without a win in three of the past four seasons to Super Bowl XLVII.

Key matchup: Falcons WRs vs. Seahawks CBs

Posted Jan. 09, 2013 @ 5:26 p.m. ET
In Wednesday’s key matchup we look ahead to Sunday’s divisional-round meeting between the Seahawks and the Falcons.

Keep the faith in Falcons' White and Jones

Posted Dec. 07, 2012 @ 11:14 a.m. ET
Fantasy owners drafted Falcons WRs Julio Jones and Roddy White for games like Sunday's matchup at Carolina, writes PFW fantasy expert Mike Wilkening.

Live Week 12 fantasy injury updates

Posted Nov. 25, 2012 @ 2:56 p.m. ET
Despite being listed as doubtful, Rams WR Danny Amendola is active for Sunday's game against the Cardinals.

Live Week 11 fantasy injury updates

Posted Nov. 18, 2012 @ 2:56 p.m. ET
Redskins WR Pierre Garcon returns to the starting lineup, but Bengals WR Andrew Hawkins is inactive for Sunday's early slate of games.

Week 10 fantasy tips: WRs

Posted Nov. 08, 2012 @ 3:08 p.m. ET
The PFW staff's late-week fantasy WR tips suggest you pay close attention to Hakeem Nicks' health status this week.

Week Five fantasy tips: WRs

Posted Oct. 04, 2012 @ 3:31 p.m. ET
In Week Five's fantasy WR tips, the PFW staff says Falcons WR Julio Jones will bounce back from a one-catch game.

Key matchup: Falcons wide receivers vs. Broncos cornerbacks

Posted Sept. 12, 2012 @ 4:39 p.m. ET
In Wednesday’s key matchup, we take a look at a tough test awaiting Denver’s secondary on Monday night in Atlanta.

Odds speak to soaring expectations for Falcons' Jones

Posted Aug. 16, 2012 @ 3:36 p.m. ET
Much is expected from Falcons WR Julio Jones, and his odds of winning the receiving-yards title at one Nevada sportsbook reflect those high hopes.

Falcons' plan hinges on improvement from within

Posted March 24, 2012 @ 1:55 p.m. ET
Although they haven’t added many new players, the Falcons have not been sitting on their hands this offseason.

Falcons had right idea in trading for Jones

Posted Feb. 20, 2012 @ 1:09 p.m. ET
The Falcons' bold gamble for Julio Jones doesn't look so unwise now, writes PFW's Mike Wilkening.

Brady, Brees, Suggs highlight players of the month

Posted Jan. 05, 2012 @ 12:59 p.m. ET
The NFL announced its players and rookies of the month for December and January, with MVP candidates winning offensive honors.

Falcons rookie WR Jones heating up

Posted Dec. 23, 2011 @ 5:01 p.m. ET
The Falcons have had to be patient with rookie WR Julio Jones, their prized, and costly, offseason addition.

Falcons bumbling into final stretch

Posted Dec. 05, 2011 @ 3:44 p.m. ET
Crucial errors from players the Falcons have made major investments in set the team back in a 17-10 loss to the Texans in Week 13.

Shorts and Shells: Week 13

Posted Dec. 05, 2011 @ 4:09 a.m. ET
Aaron Rodgers' great finish; Leslie Frazier's poor coaching move; the year of the breakout pass catcher; and plenty more from a busy Week 13.


Posted Jan. 21, 2013
Jones set an overall career high with 182 receiving yards and matched a personal best with 11 receptions and second twice in Sunday's NFC title game loss to the 49ers.||||||| Jones broke out in his second season with 79 catches for 1,198 yards and 10 TDs. He is likely to be a top 5 fantasy receiver in 2013.
Posted Dec. 23, 2012
Jones caught seven passes for 71 yards and one score in Saturday's 31-18 win at Detroit.||||||| Jones has 1,142 yards and 10 scores. The Falcons have nothing to play for next week against the Bucs so monitor the situation closely.
Posted Dec. 17, 2012
Jones caught six passes for 74 yards and two touchdowns in the Falcons' win over the Giants on Sunday.||||||| Jones already has five two-touchdown games in his two-year career, including two this season.
Posted Nov. 25, 2012
Jones had a career-high 147 yards on six receptions in Sunday's 24-23 win over Tampa Bay, including an 80-yard touchdown.||||||| Jones' performance allowed him to top his 959 yards from his rookie season. He has 983 yards on 53 catches, one shy of matching his total from a year ago.
Posted Nov. 15, 2012
Atlanta receiver Julio Jones and linebacker Sean Weatherspoon are active for Sunday's game against Tampa Bay after being limited in practice because of ankle injuries.||||||| A sore right ankle has bothered Jones since the Falcons' loss at New Orleans two weeks ago. He missed practice last week but started in the home win over Arizona, catching three passes for 33 yards.