Players

Julio Jones
WR #11
Height:
6-3
Weight:
220
Age:
28
College:
Alabama
Experience:
7

Quick Stats (2017):

REC
9
YDS
174
AVG
19.3
TDS
0
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesReceivingRushingFumbles
GGSRecYdsAvgLongTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
TOTAL 506 7,784 15.4 81 40 14 94 6.7 19 0 8 4
2017 ATL 2 2 9 174 19.3 34 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2016 ATL 14 14 83 1,409 17 75T 6 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2015 ATL 16 16 136 1,871 13.8 70T 8 -- -- -- -- -- 3 1
2014 ATL 15 15 104 1,593 15.3 79 6 1 1 1 1 0 2 1
2013 ATL 5 5 41 580 14.1 81T 2 1 7 7 7 0 2 1
2012 ATL 16 15 79 1,198 15.2 80T 10 6 30 5 18 0 -- --
2011 ATL 13 13 54 959 17.8 80T 8 6 56 9.3 19 0 1 1
Recent Games
WKOppResultReceivingRushingFumbles
RecYdsAvgLngTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
1 @CHI W 23-17 4 66 16.5 25 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 GB W 34-23 5 108 21.6 34 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

TRANSACTIONS

Selected as a first round (6th pick overall) draft choice by Atlanta in 2011.

Agreed to a five-year contract extension on August 29, 2015.

2016 (Falcons)

Finished second in the NFL and led the NFC with 1,409 receiving yards in 2016. Caught 83 passes with six touchdowns, including a 75-yard score. He is the only receiver in the NFL averaging 100 yards per game this season.

Caught four passes for 66 yards, including a 25-yard touchdown against Tampa Bay (9/11). Tied Alge Crumpler and Tony Gonzalez for fifth in franchise history with 35 career touchdown receptions. Also tied Alfred Jenkins for third in team annals 6,267 career receiving yards.

Had a game-high 106 yards on five receptions, including a 21-yard touchdown at Oakland (9/18). Recorded his 29th career 100-yard game. Also moved into third place in club annals with 6,373 career receiving yards and fifth in franchise history with his 36th touchdown.

Set a franchise record with 300 receiving yards on 12 receptions, including a 75-yard TD, in Atlanta’s 48-33 win over the Carolina Panthers (10/2). He became just the fourth player in the Super Bowl era to record 300 receiving yards in a single game. Shattered his own club record of 259 yards set in Green Bay in 2014 and became the only player in the Super Bowl era to post two games with 250+ yards. Earned NFC Offensive Player of the Week for his efforts.

Caught seven passes for 139 yards, including a 36-yard touchdown, at Seattle (10/16). Recorded his third 100-yard game of the season and the 31st of his career.

Caught nine passes for 174 yards against San Diego (10/23). Eclipsed 100 yards for the 32nd time in his career.

Pulled down eight catches for 111 yards with one touchdown at Tampa Bay (11/3).

Caught 10 passes for 135 yards at Philadelphia (11/13), his sixth 100-yard game this season.

Posted his seventh 100-yard game of the season, catching seven passes for 113 yards against Kansas City (12/4).

Caught seven passes for 96 yards, along with his sixth touchdown, in the regular season finale against New Orleans (1/1). Tied Alfred Jenkins for fourth on the club’s all-time receiving touchdown list with his 40th career TD.

Became the first player in NFL history to have two postseason games with at least 180 receiving yards and two touchdowns after catching nine passes for 180 yards with two scores in the NFC Championship game against Green Bay.

Earned his second straight Pro Bowl selection after leading the NFL with 1,871 yards and tying for the League lead with 136 receptions. Named an All-Pro selection by the Associated Press, Pro Football Focus, Yahoo!, and Sporting News.

Posted one of the best seasons by a receiver in NFL history as he now ranks second in receiving yards and tied for second in receptions. Joined Pittsburgh’s Antonio Brown as one of two players in NFL history with at least 136 catches and 1,800 yards in a single season.

Caught nine passes for 141 yards and two touchdowns in Atlanta’s Monday night win over Philadelphia (9/14). Posted the 20th 100-yard game of his career and moved into fifth on the Falcons all-time receiving list, passing Jim Mitchell, with 4,471 yards in his first 50 games.

Earned his first NFC Player of the Week award for his performance in Week 1.

Set a career high with 13 receptions for 135 yards, including a 37-yard catch in the fourth quarter that set up the eventual game winning touchdown. Posted back-to-back 100 yard games for the seventh time in his career. Notched his 21st game with 100-plus receiving yards.

Recorded his third straight 100-yard game with 164 yards on 12 receptions and two touchdowns at Dallas (9/27). Became the first player in NFL history to post 135+ receiving yards in each of a team’s first three games in a season. Also set an NFL record for the most catches in the first three games of a season (34).

Was named NFC Player of the Month after his performance in September. Led the NFL with 34 receptions and 440 yards while adding four touchdowns in the first month of the season. Was the only player in the NFC to post multiple games with 10-or-more receptions and his four receiving touchdowns ranked second in the conference.

Posted his fourth 100-yard game of the season, with 162 yards on 12 catches against Tampa Bay (11/1). Scored the game tying touchdown on an eight-yard pass with 17 seconds remaining to force overtime.

Notched his fourth game with 10+ receptions and his fifth 100-yard game after grabbing 10 passes for 137 yards at San Francisco (11/8).

Hauled in nine passes for 160 yards against Indianapolis (11/22), his third straight 100-yard game and the sixth time he’s eclipsed 100 receiving yards in a game this season.

Became the second player in franchise history to post two 100-catch seasons when he caught eight passes for 93 yards at Tampa Bay (12/6). Also passed Andre Rison (5,633) for fourth in club history in receiving yards.

Broke WR Roddy White’s single-season receptions record (115) at Jacksonville (12/20) running his season total to 118 catches. Grabbed nine passes for 118 yards and a touchdown in the win.

Caught nine passes for 178 yards, including a 70 yard touchdown, against Carolina (12/27). He became the second player in NFL history with at least 125 catches and 1,700 receiving yards in a season, joining WR Marvin Harrison (2002).

Passed Pro Football Hall of Famer Jerry Rice for second on the NFL’s single season receiving list (1,871) and tied Antonio Brown for second in single season receptions (136) after catching nine passes for 149 yards against New Orleans (1/3).

TRANSACTIONS

Selected as a first round (6th pick overall) draft choice by Atlanta in 2011.

Agreed to a five-year contract extension on August 29, 2015.

2016 (Falcons)

Finished second in the NFL and led the NFC with 1,409 receiving yards in 2016. Caught 83 passes with six touchdowns, including a 75-yard score. He is the only receiver in the NFL averaging 100 yards per game this season.

Caught four passes for 66 yards, including a 25-yard touchdown against Tampa Bay (9/11). Tied Alge Crumpler and Tony Gonzalez for fifth in franchise history with 35 career touchdown receptions. Also tied Alfred Jenkins for third in team annals 6,267 career receiving yards.

Had a game-high 106 yards on five receptions, including a 21-yard touchdown at Oakland (9/18). Recorded his 29th career 100-yard game. Also moved into third place in club annals with 6,373 career receiving yards and fifth in franchise history with his 36th touchdown.

Set a franchise record with 300 receiving yards on 12 receptions, including a 75-yard TD, in Atlanta’s 48-33 win over the Carolina Panthers (10/2). He became just the fourth player in the Super Bowl era to record 300 receiving yards in a single game. Shattered his own club record of 259 yards set in Green Bay in 2014 and became the only player in the Super Bowl era to post two games with 250+ yards. Earned NFC Offensive Player of the Week for his efforts.

Caught seven passes for 139 yards, including a 36-yard touchdown, at Seattle (10/16). Recorded his third 100-yard game of the season and the 31st of his career.

Caught nine passes for 174 yards against San Diego (10/23). Eclipsed 100 yards for the 32nd time in his career.

Pulled down eight catches for 111 yards with one touchdown at Tampa Bay (11/3).

Caught 10 passes for 135 yards at Philadelphia (11/13), his sixth 100-yard game this season.

Posted his seventh 100-yard game of the season, catching seven passes for 113 yards against Kansas City (12/4).

Caught seven passes for 96 yards, along with his sixth touchdown, in the regular season finale against New Orleans (1/1). Tied Alfred Jenkins for fourth on the club’s all-time receiving touchdown list with his 40th career TD.

Became the first player in NFL history to have two postseason games with at least 180 receiving yards and two touchdowns after catching nine passes for 180 yards with two scores in the NFC Championship game against Green Bay.

Earned his second straight Pro Bowl selection after leading the NFL with 1,871 yards and tying for the League lead with 136 receptions. Named an All-Pro selection by the Associated Press, Pro Football Focus, Yahoo!, and Sporting News.

Posted one of the best seasons by a receiver in NFL history as he now ranks second in receiving yards and tied for second in receptions. Joined Pittsburgh’s Antonio Brown as one of two players in NFL history with at least 136 catches and 1,800 yards in a single season.

Caught nine passes for 141 yards and two touchdowns in Atlanta’s Monday night win over Philadelphia (9/14). Posted the 20th 100-yard game of his career and moved into fifth on the Falcons all-time receiving list, passing Jim Mitchell, with 4,471 yards in his first 50 games.

Earned his first NFC Player of the Week award for his performance in Week 1.

Set a career high with 13 receptions for 135 yards, including a 37-yard catch in the fourth quarter that set up the eventual game winning touchdown. Posted back-to-back 100 yard games for the seventh time in his career. Notched his 21st game with 100-plus receiving yards.

Recorded his third straight 100-yard game with 164 yards on 12 receptions and two touchdowns at Dallas (9/27). Became the first player in NFL history to post 135+ receiving yards in each of a team’s first three games in a season. Also set an NFL record for the most catches in the first three games of a season (34).

Was named NFC Player of the Month after his performance in September. Led the NFL with 34 receptions and 440 yards while adding four touchdowns in the first month of the season. Was the only player in the NFC to post multiple games with 10-or-more receptions and his four receiving touchdowns ranked second in the conference.

Posted his fourth 100-yard game of the season, with 162 yards on 12 catches against Tampa Bay (11/1). Scored the game tying touchdown on an eight-yard pass with 17 seconds remaining to force overtime.

Notched his fourth game with 10+ receptions and his fifth 100-yard game after grabbing 10 passes for 137 yards at San Francisco (11/8).

Hauled in nine passes for 160 yards against Indianapolis (11/22), his third straight 100-yard game and the sixth time he’s eclipsed 100 receiving yards in a game this season.

Became the second player in franchise history to post two 100-catch seasons when he caught eight passes for 93 yards at Tampa Bay (12/6). Also passed Andre Rison (5,633) for fourth in club history in receiving yards.

Broke WR Roddy White’s single-season receptions record (115) at Jacksonville (12/20) running his season total to 118 catches. Grabbed nine passes for 118 yards and a touchdown in the win.

Caught nine passes for 178 yards, including a 70 yard touchdown, against Carolina (12/27). He became the second player in NFL history with at least 125 catches and 1,700 receiving yards in a season, joining WR Marvin Harrison (2002).

Passed Pro Football Hall of Famer Jerry Rice for second on the NFL’s single season receiving list (1,871) and tied Antonio Brown for second in single season receptions (136) after catching nine passes for 149 yards against New Orleans (1/3).

CAREER

In six seasons, Jones has established himself as one of the premier receivers in the NFL with 497 receptions for 7,610 yards (15.3 YPC) and 40 touchdowns, while playing in 79 games.

Established himself as one of the most explosive receivers in the NFL over the last five seasons as his 59 receptions over 25 yards rank tied for third in the NFL.

Since 2011, his 95.4 receiving yards per game rank second in the NFL. Additionally, his 6.4 catches per game rank also rank second in the League during that span.

Has scored six touchdowns of 60+ yards and 10 touchdowns of 40-or-more yards in his career.

Has posted 28 100-yard games and 10 games with 10-or-more catches in his career.

Had another impressive season in 2014. During his 15 starts he recorded 104 catches, which was good enough for third best in the NFL. He also recorded 1,593 receiving yards, which was also third best in the NFL, along with six touchdowns. His impressive numbers earned him his second trip to the Pro Bowl.

Enjoyed the best game of his career at Green Bay (12/8/14) setting a franchise record with 259 yards on 11 catches while adding one touchdown. His 259 receiving yards was the best performance by any receiver that season. Jones also broke Roddy White’s franchise record for single-season receiving yards (1,389) in the game.

Caught 41 passes for 580 yards (14.1 avg.) with two touchdowns, including an 81-yard score in five games before being placed on Injured Reserve in 2013. Led the NFL in receptions and yards prior to his injury.

Built on the success of his impressive rookie campaign to earn his first career Pro Bowl selection in 2012. Set career-highs with 79 receptions for 1,198 yards and 10 touchdowns.

Posted four 100-yard games and two multi-touchdown games in 2012.

In 2012, teamed up with WR Roddy White to form one of the NFL’s top receiving tandems posting an NFL-best 2,549 yards on 171 catches with 17 touchdowns.

Had the best game of his career, catching 11 passes for 182 yards with two touchdowns in the NFC Championship Game against San Francisco (1/20/13).

Set a Falcons franchise-record for the most receiving yards in a playoff game vs. San Francisco (1/20/13), topping Alfred Jenkins who posted 155 yards against the Cowboys in the NFC Divisional Playoff round in 1981.

Tied White’s club postseason record of 11 catches In the NFC Championship game against San Francisco (1/10/13). White caught 11 passes in Atlanta’s Wild Card game at Arizona following the 2008 season.

Posted the first 100-yard playoff game by a Falcons receiver since WR Tony Martin posted 129 yards on five catches at Minnesota (1/17/99) in the NFC Championship game. Became the sixth Falcon receiver to post 100-plus receiving yards in a postseason game.

Joined Roddy White to become the first Falcons teammates to post 1,000 receiving yards in the same season since WR Tony Martin (1,181) and Terance Mathis (1,136) each accomplished that feat in 1998.

Posted the best season by a Falcons rookie receiver in 2011 after notching 54 receptions for 959 yards and eight touchdowns. Recorded more yards and touchdowns than any Falcons rookie before him and only Shawn Collins caught more passes in his first season when he pulled down 58 balls in 1989.

Earned NFL Rookie of the Month honors for December/January after catching 24 passes for 461 yards and six touchdowns in the final five games of the regular season in 2011.

Posted back-to-back 100-yard games at Tampa Bay in Week 3 and at Seattle in Week 4. Became the first Falcons rookie since Alfred Jenkins in 1975 to accomplish that feat and the first NFL rookie to do so since DeSean Jackson in 2008.

Recorded five receptions for 71 yards in his NFL debut against Chicago (9/11/11), including a team-long 32-yard reception.

Set career-highs in receptions (11) and receiving yards (127) and recorded his second-consecutive 100-yard receiving game at Seattle (10/2/11).

Became the first Falcons rookie to record 11 receptions in a game when he posted 11 catches for 127 yards at Seattle in Week 4. Became the first rookie to post 11-or-more catches in a game since Denver’s Eddie Royal in 2008.

Hauled in three passes for 131 yards, including his first two career touchdowns, and added two carries for 33 yards at Indianapolis (11/6/11).

Registered 104 yards and two touchdowns on three catches, including a long reception of 75 yards, at Carolina (12/11/11).

Logged eight catches for 128 yards, including his third consecutive game with a touchdown, at New Orleans (12/26/11).

Notched his third multi-touchdown game of the season after recording four catches for 76 yards and two scores vs. Tampa Bay (1/1/11).

COLLEGE

Established himself as one of the premier wide receivers in college football at the University of Alabama. In 40 games he caught 179 passes for 2,653 yards with 15 touchdowns, and accumulated 3,084 all-purpose yards.

His 179 receptions rank second all-time at Alabama, while his 2,653 receiving yards rank second in school history and his 15 touchdowns are tied for fourth in Crimson Tide annals.

In 2010, garnered second-team All-American honors and was a first-team All-Southeastern Conference selection.

Was a member of the watch lists for the Maxwell Award, given to the nation’s top player, and the Biletnikoff Award, given to the nation’s top receiver in both his sophomore and junior seasons.

Started all 13 games and led the Tide with 78 receptions for 1,133 yards (14.53 avg.) and seven touchdowns as a junior in 2010. Also added 135 yards with two scores on eight carries on the ground.

Set a single-season school record with 78 receptions, breaking D.J. Hall’s previous mark of 67 set in 2007.

As a junior, set a new school record with 1,133 receiving yards, breaking Hall’s mark of 1,056 yards set in 2006.

Earned Freshman All-American first-team honors from the Football Writers Association of America and Sporting News.

PERSONAL

Attended Foley High School (AL), playing football for head coach Todd Watson where he was regarded as the nation’s top receiver by Rivals.com, Scout.com and SuperPrep. He was also named the top high school player in the country by Sports Illustrated and Takkle.com.

Concluded his prep career with 194 catches for 3,287 yards (16.94 avg.) with 43 touchdowns while adding three rushing touchdowns, two kickoff-return touchdowns, two punt-return touchdowns and two fumble returns for scores.

Was named a two-time All-America choice by Rivals.com and a two-time All-State selection by the Birmingham News & Alabama Sportswriters Association.

As a senior, caught 68 passes for 1,181 yards (17.37 avg.) with 16 touchdowns while leading the Lions to a 12-1 overall record, a Region 2 title and an appearance in the state quarterfinals.

Was named “Mr. Football” and Gatorade Player of the Year for the state of Alabama...All-American choice by Parade Magazine, USA Today, EA Sports and Scout.com in 2007.

Is a two-time recipient of Alabama’s Commitment to Academic Excellence Award (2009-10).

Led community service projects in high school which included Santa America Foundation and local Optimist International Club.

Credits his mother, Queen Mavin, as the largest influence in his life as she never let him quit at anything.

His given name is Quintorris Jones.

Participated as a celebrity waiter for the 4th annual Huddle Up for Miracles hosted by Head Coach Mike Smith at 103 West in Atlanta to benefit Children’s Miracle Network.

In 2011, a participant in the Atlanta Falcons Rookie Club sponsored by UnitedHealthcare of Georgia, this program gives the players the opportunity to take part in several charitable events.