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NEW ORLEANS SAINTS (6-3) at ATLANTA FALCONS (5-3) Sunday, 1:00 P.M. ET, FOX, Direct TV (712), Sirius (NO 92, Atl 134)
Why Watch The Falcons behaved like a kid with a new toy on Christmas morning when they over-focused on rookie wide receiver Julio Jones to start the season while forgetting the other goodies in the toy chest. Jones' October injury forced Atlanta to rediscover who they are. It was a pleasant surprise that came at the right time. Atlanta is ready to take on its chief division rival.
What To Watch The TGS writers judged Atlanta's trade of picks to Cleveland for the right to Draft Julio Jones to be the worst of the new century, notwithstanding Jones 2 touchdowns on 3 receptions and 131 yards against the Colts. Jones also gained 33 yards on two rushing attempts. Like I said, it was against the Colts, so chop that performance by one-third when projecting Jones' performance for your fantasy team this weekend. The real Falcons must face the real Saints. Coa...
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Atlanta Falcons rookie wide receiver Julio Jones appeared on the injury list with a hamstring ailment Thursday.
Jones returned to the lineup last Sunday after missing two games with a hamstring injury and had a monster performance in a 31-7 rout of Indianapolis.
He had three receptions for 131 yards, including scoring passes of 80 and 50 yards - his first two touchdown catches...
Atlanta Falcons rookie wide receiver Julio Jones exited Sunday's game against the NFC South rival New Orleans Saints after aggravating his hamstring injury.
Jones was testing his hamstring on the sideline to start the third quarter, but had not received clearance to return.
The sixth overall pick of the 2011 draft, Jones entered the game with 28 receptions for 489 yards and...
After practicing in full on Wednesday, Falcons receiver Julio Jones was limited on Thursday with a hamstring injury. That caused some worry among Falcons fans (not to mention fantasy owners) considering Jones’ huge performance against the Colts and his equally massive role in the Falcons offense. That worry was unnecessary. Jones was limited again on…
Atlanta Falcons rookie receiver Julio Jones was limited in practice for the last two days but will play Sunday against the New Orleans Saints.
Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (11) can't make the catch as New Orleans Saints cornerback Jabari Greer (33) defends during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 13, 2011, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Rich Addicks)
By Chris Vivlamore
Don’t forget about Harry Douglas.
The Falcons wide receiver has not played a significant role in the offense...
Whilst it may be easy to gush about Julio Jones, after his incredible week 9 performance. I want to look at our other offensive rookie that has made a big impact on our offense.Wind back 12 months and Jacquizz Rodgers’ college career was coming to a close. As the norm for most running backs now, is come out after their junior season, due to the short career span for running backs...
Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones is questionable to return to Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints because of a hamstring injury.