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Julio Jones breaks Twitter with unreal sideline catch

Julio Jones did what Julio Jones always does, except this time it was on the sport’s biggest stage. But then again, this was probably the best catch of Jones’ career in the biggest game of his career. Here’s what the Falcons’ receiver did against the Patriots in the fourth quarter of Super Bowl LI Sunday. Naturally, Twitter went crazy.
Via The Comeback
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Ray Lewis: Julio Jones is best player in Super Bowl, not Brady

Future Hall of Fame linebacker Ray Lewis has great respect for Tom Brady, but he doesn’t think New England’s golden boy is the best player in Super Bowl LI.Instead, Lewis tweeted Sunday before the big game that the Falcons will win because Julio Jones takes the cake as the best player in this game. This is an interesting take. Many, including fellow quarterback Drew Brees, have...
Via Sportsnaut
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Julio Jones could need surgery after Super Bowl

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones has been battling pain in his foot for several weeks, and he may end up needing surgery during the offseason.Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Jones could undergo a procedure on his sprained toe after the Super Bowl. Jones has actually been playing through several injuries in his foot, and he is said to be in a lot of pain. While he...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

LOOK: Julio Jones’ great Migos-themed cleats for Super Bowl

Falcons receiver Julio Jones will be playing in the biggest game of his life on Sunday, and he’ll be doing so in some fresh kicks.Jones teamed up with Under Armour and had Dan Gamache of Mache Custom Kicks create some custom cleats that he’ll be wearing in Super Bowl 51, and you need to check them out. The inspiration came from Migos’ most recent album, Culture, and that was...
Via The Sports Daily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Norman: Covering Julio Jones is like ‘death without dying’

Washington cornerback Josh Norman has a whole lot of experience covering Julio Jones from his time with the Carolina Panthers.Jones has evolved into a monster for the Atlanta Falcons, and Norman confirmed that the receiver is everything people believe him to be and then some.“The sweet sensation of death without dying,” Norman said of covering Jones, via Tyler Dunne of Bleacher...
Via Larry Brown Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Freeney is not a fan of the Super Bowl bye week

For the third time in his career, Atlanta Falcons defensive end Dwight Freeney is preparing to play in the Super Bowl. To put it mildly, he’s not a fan of waiting so long to play.In fact, Freeney can’t stand the two-week buildup to the Super Bowl. He bluntly said that “I think the process honestly sucks” before elaborating.“Because you’re waiting two weeks,” he said...
Via Sportsnaut
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Julio Jones: No one can cover me one-on-one

If there’s one thing that Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones isn’t lacking, it’s talent. Then again, it surely seems that confidence hasn’t been an issue for the All Pro either.In speaking during Wednesday’s media session in Houston leading up to Super Bowl LI, Jones flashed that confidence most top-end wide receivers must possess in order to be successful.Jones...
Via Sportsnaut
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Julio Jones on foot injury: ‘Nothing will be an issue on game day’

Julio Jones missed practice during the week following the NFC Championship Game but says he’s a full go with no issues for Super Bowl LI. The Atlanta Falcons receiver is dealing with a very painful foot injury, and it’s been plaguing him for a while.It hardly mattered during the team’s conference title game against the Green Bay Packers, however, as he went off with nine catches...
Via Sportsnaut
20 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Julio Jones torches Packers on 73-yard TD

After taking a 24-0 lead to the locker room, the Atlanta Falcons held the Green Bay offense to a three-and-out which led to this play by Julio Jones: JULIO JONES IS A BEAST.73 yards all the way to the house! #GBvsATL #NFLPlayoffs — NFL (@NFL) January 22, 2017 Julio shed his defender and then man-handled another before keeping his balance and racing...
Via This Given Sunday
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Dan Quinn: Julio Jones will be 'ready to rock' vs. Packers

Dan Quinn and the Atlanta Falcons continue to be unconcerned about star receiver Julio Jones re-aggrevating his toe injury during Saturday’s win over the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC Divisional Round. Quinn said Monday that Jones will be “ready to rock” for Sunday’s NFC title game against the Green Bay Packers, according to Vaughn McClure of ESPN. However, Quinn said he...
Via The Sports Daily
January 16, 2017  |  Discuss

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