FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – After a monster performance against the Buccaneers on Sunday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Julio Jones has been named NFC Offensive Player of the Week.
Jones caught 12 passes for a season-high 253 yards and two touchdowns in Atlanta's 34-20 win. This was Jones' third career game with 250-plus receiving yards, the most in NFL history.
The Pro Bowl receiver also the most catches (563) of any player in their first 90 game. He also has 8,649 career receiving yards, the most through a players' first 90 games.
This is the fourth time Jones has won NFC Offensive Player of the Week.