Friday, October 14, 2016, 6:25pm
Thursday, October 13, 2016, 7:01pm
The Seahawks obviously will not reveal their plan for Sunday's game, but given how they've used Richard Sherman over the past two years, it seems likely that he'll shadow Falcons WR Julio Jones. DeShawn Shead's strength is going up against bigger receivers such as Mohamed Sanu, so playing the matchups makes sense.
This is a minor downgrade for Jones, but he shouldn't be benched in this situation, given his talent and how well Matt Ryan is playing right now.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016, 6:42pm
Friday, September 30, 2016, 8:26pm
Falcons WR Julio Jones (calf) took full practice reps on Friday after being limited earlier in the week. He’s going to play after being removed from the injury report. He’s heading into a rough stretch of his schedule (CAR, DEN and SEA), but things get much easier in Week 7.
Thursday, September 29, 2016, 6:45pm
Falcons WR Julio Jones (calf) took limited practice reps again Thursday. Jones should be able to play in Week 4. He’s heading into a rough stretch of his schedule (CAR, DEN and SEA), but things get much easier in Week 7.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016, 6:34pm
Falcons WR Julio Jones (calf) took limited practice reps Wednesday. Jones should be able to play in Week 4. He’s heading into a rough stretch of his schedule (CAR, DEN and SEA), but things get much easier in Week 7.
WR Julio Jones (calf)
T Terron Armstead (knee), CB Delvin Breaux (fibula)
Jones has a calf injury for the Falcons and Snead a toe injury for the Saints. Jones was limited Saturday in practice but we had a report earlier Saturday that said he will play. Snead didn't practice Thursday or Friday and was limited Saturday. Michael Thomas would get a bump up if Snead can't go. It's a favorable matchup for both teams in what is shaping up to be a high-scoring game.
Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones, who returned to practice Saturday while recovering from a calf injury, is listed as questionable for Monday night's game against the New Orleans Saints but will play.
"Yes, I'll play Monday night," Jones said. "I wouldn't chance it if I didn't (feel right), if I felt like I was going to overcompensate and something else was going to get tore up or it was going to get worse or anything like that. It's just warming that muscle up, warming up everything, making sure everything is firing properly."
Jones, held out of practice Thursday and Friday, was limited Saturday. However, he appeared to have his explosion running across the red zone and catching passes near the start of practice. In between reps, Jones was spotted bouncing up and down as if to test and make sure his calf was fine, the story said.
Friday, September 23, 2016, 6:21pm
Falcons WR Julio Jones (calf) missed practice again Friday. Jones is expected to play through the injury, though we’ll be watching Saturday’s practice report closely. He has a great matchup with the Saints on Monday night.
Thursday, September 22, 2016, 6:07pm
Jones spent the first week of the regular season dealing with an ankle injury from the summer and then spent last week dealing with an aggravation of the injury in their opening loss to the Buccaneers. The calf injury did cause Jones to miss the last couple of minutes of the game.
Friday, September 16, 2016, 6:38pm
Thursday, September 15, 2016, 6:05pm
Wednesday, September 14, 2016, 8:02pm
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