Found October 07, 2012 on Fantasy Football Champs:
Falcons OC Dirk Koetter said Julio Jones' hand was not 100 percent and it hindered him in Week 4, but that shouldn't be a problem this week.Fantasy Spin:Jones faces a Redskins defense which is yielding 326 ypg. He should get his fair share of the targets and both Jones and Roddy White should have big days.
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