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The Falcoholic Feb 18, 2015

Top five performances of the 2014 season

Let's take a look at the Atlanta Falcons' top five performances of the 2014-15 season. The 2014 season was largely forgettable for the Atlanta Falcons as they finished with a 6-10 record, but there were some impressive moments. Let's rank the top five performances. 1. Julio Jones' monster effort in Week 14 Photo Credit: Benny Sieu/USA Today Sports Jones tried his best to carry the Falcons to victory over the Green Bay Packers on a cold night at Lambeau Field. The stud receiver posted 259 receiving yards — a franchise record and career-high — on 11 receptions. He also hauled in a...
The Falcoholic Feb 13, 2015

Why the Falcons will give Julio Jones a contract extension

Some fans and analysts are reluctant to see the Falcons give Julio Jones a contract extension. Why? There are well-trod paths upon which we walk with our hot takes, and few bear more footprints and torch oil drippings than Julio Jones, his potential extension and his place with the Atlanta Falcons. Mark Bradley, who I respect a great deal, is the latest to tackle the question of Jones' contract extension. Bradley's argument is essentially that you do not need to overpay for a receiver, because teams do not need great receivers to win in the NFL. It's an argument I'm receptive to up to a...
Rotoworld Feb 10, 2015

Shanahan compares Julio to Andre Johnson - Julio Jones (WR) Atlanta Falcons

New OC Kyle Shanahan put Julio Jones in the same category as Andre Johnson.
ESPN Fantasy Football Feb 10, 2015

Should Falcons pay up for Julio Jones?

There is no debating that Julio Jones is among the top wide receivers in the game and a centerpiece of the Atlanta Falcons offense. What can be debate...
Hogs Haven Feb 9, 2015

Hogs Haven Draft Profiles: Amari Cooper, WR

Hogs Haven takes a look at NFL prospects heading into the 2015 draft Amari Cooper Wide Receiver Height: 6' 1", Weight: 210 lbs Alabama Strengths: Amari Cooper has a natural feel for the wide receiver position. He broke Julio Jones' freshman records for catches (59), receiving yards (1,000) and single season TD catches (11) during his tenure at Alabama. Cooper's best trait is that he's still learning. He'll keep improving at the next level. He's fast but also has good feel in traffic. He likes being the main target and will work to be the number one option. He's got a second gear to...