110812 Atlanta - Smoke and fire surround Atlanta Falcons rookie wide receiver Julio Jones as he enters the stadium to take on the Miami Dolphins at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Friday, August 12, 2011. Curtis Compton firstname.lastname@example.org
FLOWERY BRANCH — Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones, punter Matt Bosher and linebacker Akeem Dent were all named to Pro Football Weekly’s all-rookie team, as voted on by Pro Football Weekly and the Professional Writers of America.
Jones, a first-round pick, finished with 54 catches for 959 yards and eight touchdowns.
Bosher, a sixth-round pick, averaged 42.7 yards per put, with four touchdowns and he placed 27 punts inside the 20-yard line.
Dent, a third-round pick from Georgia, had 19 special teams tackles.
The Falcons did not place a player on the All-NFL team.
Below, you will find the entire team, which was voted on by PFWA members and Pro Football Weekly editors. The All-NFL team and all individual awards plus All-Conference teams and