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WATCH: WR Julio Jones reacts to news of contract extension

As if Atlanta Falcons fans were excited enough just hearing that their star wide receiver Julio Jones received a big-time contract extension, how about seeing him find out the news? In a video first posted by the team's official Twitter page, you can see owner Arthur Blank approach Jones on the field before this past weekend's preseason game. The rest, well, we'll let that speak...
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WATCH: Julio Jones gets news of new contract from Arthur Blank

There are quite a few things to take away from the contract negotiations between the Atlanta Falcons and wide receiver Julio Jones. First of all, the fact that the Falcons got the deal done before the 2015 season was great to see.To go along with that, Jones truly handled himself like a pro throughout the entire process. When the deal was finally done, owner Arthur Blank made sure...
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Atlanta Falcons: Julio Jones sees a new payday

The Atlanta Falcons in the 2011 draft traded a lot of assets to select Julio Jones with the sixth overall pick. Four years later he has lived up to the hype, leading him up to a huge payday in the prime of his career. Jones and the Falcons agreed to terms Saturday, on a new five-year deal reportedly worth $71.25 million, with $47 million guaranteed. The Falcons traded five draft...
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25 Days of Football: No. 11 Julio Jones

The Atlanta Falcons used up all their chips to snag wide receiver Julio Jones with the sixth overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, so there was no way they would let him get away now. Right?Exactly.With Jones having already blossomed into one of the NFL’s top receivers, the Falcons knew they needed to act entering the final year of his rookie contract this season. And that’s just...
Via Pro Football Spot
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VIDEO: Julio Jones Reacts After Signing 5-Year, $71 Million Extension

On Saturday evening, news broke that top Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones signed a long-term extension with the team. BREAKING: The Falcons have signed Julio Jones to a five-year extension #RiseUp — Atlanta Falcons (@AtlantaFalcons) August 29, 2015 NFL reporter Chris Mortensen followed up shortly with the details of the contract. Julio Jones and Falcons have agreed to...
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Julio Jones, Falcons agree on 5-year contract extension

Julio Jones is one of the best wide receivers in the NFL, and the Atlanta Falcons have ensured he will remain a key part of their offense for the long-term. The two sides have agreed on a five-year contract extension worth $71.25 million with $47 million guaranteed, ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reported Saturday. After suffering a season-ending knee injury in 2013, Jones bounced...
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Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons agree to new contract

The Atlanta Falcons and star wide receiver Julio Jones have agreed to terms on a new five-year contract, as ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reported on Twitter. The deal includes $47 million in guaranteed money. Julio Jones and Falcons have agreed to a new 5-year contract worth $71.250 million and $47 million guaranteed. Team about to announce. — Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) August...
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Julio Jones, Falcons contract talks stalling significantly

Julio Jones is set to hit free agency following this season, and the Atlanta Falcons were hoping to get a new long-term deal done with him before the 2015 season kicked off. That doesn’t appear all that likely at this point in time, especially with the news that the two sides are stalling in contract discussions. Falcons owner Arthur Blank remained optimistic today re: Julio...
Via This Given Sunday
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Julio Jones close to new deal, owner says he needs a new car

Atlanta Falcons team owner Arthur Blank says the team is close to signing a contract extension for wide receiver Julio Jones, who needs the cash to purchase a new car. “Atlanta wide receiver Julio Jones is close to signing ‘one of the major contracts in the NFL‘ with the Falcons, team owner Arthur Blank said on Monday (h/t The former Alabama standout needs to...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons must get Julio Jones locked up to new deal

The Atlanta Falcons are hoping to turn things around during the upcoming 2015 NFL season after a disappointing year last season. They finished last year at 6-10, and never looked like legitimate playoff contenders in the NFC. Julio Jones once again had a very solid all-around season, and is now looking to get a new deal with the Falcons locked up. During the 2014 season with the...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

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