Julio JonesAtlanta Falcons
Ht: 6.3 | Wt: 220
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|Falcons | Julio Jones should play in Week 4|
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:18:47 -0700
Fantasy Tip: Jones was limited to only one catch for 16 yards in Week 3 but should be more involved in the passing game this week. He should be a starting candidate in all leagues despite the injury.
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|Falcons | Julio Jones limited |
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:31:35 -0700
Fantasy Tip: The matchup against Carolina isn't ideal, but Jones remains a must-start player in all formats.
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|Falcons | Julio Jones listed as limited|
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:25:41 -0700
Fantasy Tip: Jones was held to one catch and 16 yards in Week 3 but should be more involved in the passing game in Week 4. Jones has been limited by the injury but should continue to a starting candidate in all fantasy leagues.
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|Falcons | Julio Jones nearly gets blanked|
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:19:08 -0700
Atlanta Falcons WR Julio Jones (calf) was targeted six times in the Week 3 game against the New Orleans Saints Monday, Sept. 26, but he managed just one catch for 16 yards. That first reception did not come until the second half.
Fantasy Tip: Jones has been dealing with a sore calf, and he had an ankle issue earlier in the season, too. Whenever he is active you have to have him in there, as this was an anomaly.
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|Falcons | Julio Jones blanked in first half|
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 19:12:12 -0700
Fantasy Tip: Jones is killing his fantasy owners Monday, but there is still 30 minutes to go against a poor defense. If he is just being used as a decoy, and that certainly looks to be the case, not good.
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|Falcons | Julio Jones active Monday|
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:16:26 -0700
Fantasy Tip: It's not a big surprise as Jones had already said he'd play tonight. He has one of the best matchups of the week, at least on paper, against a depleted Saints secondary. What's also in his favor is that this matchup has shootout potential, featuring two of the best quarterbacks in the NFL so far this season. Another game with big numbers could be on the horizon if Jones can avoid aggravating the calf injury.
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|Falcons | Julio Jones listed as questionable|
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 12:05:14 -0700
Fantasy Tip: Jones has said he will play against the New Orleans Saints this week, but owners will need to continue to monitor the situation. Jones will come with some risk but should be a starting candidate in all leagues if he is active.
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|Falcons | Atlanta won't force the ball to Julio Jones|
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 10:04:13 -0700
Atlanta Falcons WR Julio Jones only has 13 targets through two games this season after recording 204 last year, and offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan doesn't appear interested in changing that approach anytime soon. Six Falcons have four or more receptions through the first two games, while TE Jacob Tamme has two more catches and three more targets than Jones. "You really hope (Jones) is one-on-one, but it's nice when he's not and he's got some bad looks, there's a lot of other opportunities out there (for the other players). … You don't have to force it into tough looks. You can go where the coverage tells you. … You might not have the same numbers for (Jones) and stuff, but I think the result ends up improving the offense," Shanahan said.
Fantasy Tip: Shanahan has a long history of feeding his top receiver, so this is quite the departure from the norm for him. As nice as he makes it sound, however, defenses are going to be content with the Falcons trying to beat them with Mohamed Sanu and Tamme as opposed to Jones, Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman. Even with a slightly reduced target share this season, Jones is still a weekly WR1.
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|Falcons | Julio Jones expected to play|
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 07:22:26 -0700
Fantasy Tip: The Falcons have a Monday night game versus New Orleans and owners should check to see if Jones practices Saturday, Sept. 24, to have a better idea of his status. DFS players should look for safer options this week due to the uncertainty surrounding the number of snaps he will see.
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|Falcons | Julio Jones sits again|
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:50:52 -0700
Fantasy Tip: Owners will need to see if Jones will be able to practice Saturday, Sept. 24, to have a better idea on his status for Week 3. He should be a starter in all leagues if he is active, but owners should have another option ready in case he is ruled out.
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