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Julio Jones Wants To Evolve The Dining Experience

Everyone wants to take dining to the next level. Atlanta Falcons WR Julio Jones is actually going to try it. He is the latest in a line of football stars to enter the restaurant business, as he has partnered with Latitude 360 to open two new restaurants in Alabama, where he played his college ball, and Georgia, where he stars currently. Jones will have a minority stake in the two...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Check out this stat that shows Julio Jones to be the greatest WR in NFL history

I think we’re all well aware that Julio Jones is a great wideout, but is he actually the best receiver in NFL history? Well, according to this stat, he is. After four seasons in the NFL, Jones is currently the NFL’s all-time leading receiver in terms of average yards per game at 88.4. Here’s a look at the top-10: Top-10 receivers in average yards per game, via Pro Football...
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Julio Jones takes minority stake in dining and entertainment company

It's not surprising to see professional athletes invest in different businesses or restaurants. Another name to tack onto the list of business owners who play in the NFL? Julio Jones of the Atlanta Falcons. According to Phil W. Hudson of the Atlanta Business Chronicle, Jones has partnered with Latitude 360. "The Jacksonville, Fla.-based dining and entertainment company reported...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons: Is Bruce Irvin part of the future?

Will 2015 be Bruce Irvin’s last season in Seattle? Bruce Irvin of the Seattle Seahawks attended game 5 of the Washington Wizards-Atlanta Hawks NBA Eastern Conference semifinals series on Wednesday. While there he was interviewed by Black Sports Online and was caught saying, “I’m going to be in Atlanta next season. I’m ready.” Wow, didn’t see that coming. Especially since...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons: Julio Jones’ contract now top priority

What a hectic offseason it’s been for the Atlanta Falcons, who gave their entire organization a facelift with the amount of moves they made. Now that Dan Quinn and Thomas Dimitroff have gotten the free agents and draft picks that they wanted, it is clear that there is one more stone left unturned: The signing of their perennial talent at WR, Julio Jones. It is no secret that the...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Julio Jones still one of the most underrated wideouts in the NFL?

How good is Julio Jones? Well, to the naked eye, he’s pretty freaking amazing. Not many wideouts have the pure physical ability that Jones shows off on every play, and the stats back that up: Jones was third in the NFL in both receiving yards and receptions, while finishing 15th in average yards per catch (which is exceptionally high for someone with over 100 receptions). While...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Thomas Dimitroff: It’s time to turn the Atlanta Falcons’ attention to Julio Jones

Julio Jones may be the best wide receiver in the NFL, but right now there are two thing’s holding him back: injuries and a contract to reflect his talents. Hopefully, after a healthy and extremely productive season last year, the health issue is a thing of the past. Now, all Jones and the Falcons need to worry about is that new contract. Luckily, that has become general manager...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff: Focus is on Julio Jones contract

The Atlanta Falcons had one of the better showings in the 2015 NFL draft. But now their focus is on shoring up the wide receiver position for the long term. Team general manager Thomas Dimitroff’s next offseason priority is to figure out a new contract for receiver Julio Jones. ESPN’s Vaughn McClure reports that the Falcons and Jones’ agent, Jimmy Sexton, have not yet engaged...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

REPORT: Atlanta Falcons turning their attention towards Julio Jones

Julio Jones’ future with the Falcons is both imperative and not of immediate concern. Jones still has another year under his rookie contract, and, if negotiations falter, the Falcons will have the option to give him the franchise tag in 2016. Nonetheless, General Manager Thomas Dimitroff doesn’t want to get to that point. “There is no question that our focus in the future will...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

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