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Jones' return helps Falcons eliminate Saints, 30-14

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Julio Jones needed only two offensive snaps to dispel any notion that he'd be merely a decoy for the Atlanta Falcons, too hampered by his injured hip to be truly effective. Racing down the right sideline, he made a twisting, falling grab, looking as if he'd coated his hands with glue, for a 23-yard gain while New Orleans cornerback Keenan Lewis tried in vain to...
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Julio Jones says he is “ok” for Week 17

Getty Images With a win over the Saints the Falcons are playing in the NFC South Championship game in Week 17 against the Panthers. Wide receiver Julio Jones returned for Week 16 leading the Falcons with seven catches and 107 yards. “I felt OK,” Jones said. “I know I needed to be out there with my teammates. I missed last week. Before the game, I went out and ran around....
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Julio Jones Active For Week 16

Falcons receiver Julio Jones (hip/oblique) will play Sunday, according to Chris Mortensen.Fantasy Spin: Harry Douglas and Roddy White get a reduction in their fantasy value, particularly Douglas.
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Report: Julio Jones Expected To Play Sunday

Atlanta Falcons star receiver Julio Jones (hip) is reportedly expected to play in Sunday’s crucial divisional showdown in the Superdome against the New Orleans Saints. “From all the information I’ve gathered, Jones definitely will play against the Saints,” according to ESPN Falcons reporter Vaughn McClure. Photo Credit: Jones remains an official...
Via Gridiron Grit
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Atlanta Falcons playoff scenarios

The Atlanta Falcons, despite their 5-9 record, remain very much alive in the air-tight NFC South playoff race. Two weeks ago, it looked as if the division was going to come down to the Falcons and the Saints in the final weeks. Now, the Carolina Panthers have taken advantage of sloppy football all around and entered the conversation with a 5-8-1 record. Judging from the craziness...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Falcons WR Julio Jones To Sit Out Steelers Game

It’s not looking like the Pittsburgh Steelers won’t have to play against Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones on Sunday as Vaughn Mcclure of is reporting that he will indeed miss the game with a hip injury. Jones, who injured his hip in the Monday night loss to the Green Bay Packers, enters Week […] Report: Falcons WR Julio Jones To Sit Out Steelers Game is a...
Via Steelers Depot
7 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Week 15 Injury Update: Julio Jones’ Status Still Uncertain

8 a.m.: Julio Jones has been on some kind of a role lately. The Atlanta Falcons wide receiver has battled all injury, but had been healthy in recent weeks. The results have been insane, as Jones has racked up 21 catches for 448 yards and two touchdowns in his last two games. However, Jones’ injury woes reappeared late in Atlanta’s loss to the Green Bay Packers on Monday night...
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Atlanta Falcons: Julio Jones shines as late rally falls short

Monday night in Lambeau field this week featured two pro bowl quarterbacks, two division leaders, and an offensive bombshell as the Green Bay Packers held off the Atlanta Falcons’ late rally to win the game 43-37. In the first half, it looked as if this year’s trend of primetime blowout games was going to continue. Matt Ryan matched Aaron Rodgers’ beautiful opening drive with...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons Injury Update: Julio Jones suffers hip injury

After trailing 31-7 at halftime, the Atlanta Falcons outscored the Green Bay Packers 30-12 in the second half before falling just short of a win Monday night. Wide receiver Julio Jones had 11 receptions for a franchise-record 259 yards and a touchdown in the game, but he left late in the fourth quarter with a hip injury and did not return. #460177808 / Jones...
Via NFL Injury Report
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons WR Julio Jones Injures Hip In Loss To Packers

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Atlanta Falcons Sunday at the Georgia Dome and all eyes will be fixed this week on the injury status of wide receiver Julio Jones leading up to the game. Jones, who caught 11 of 17 targets for 259 yards and a touchdown Monday night in the Falcons 43-37 loss […] Falcons WR Julio Jones Injures Hip In Loss To Packers is a post from: Steelers...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

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