American Football Player (1989– )
Julio Jones is a professional American Football Player who plays the wide receiver position of the NFL’s Falcons of Atlanta. When he was in high school, he was in a very the most versatile athlete of all time playing and excelling in an immense number of different sports. Julio received a 5-star rating, the highest rating an athlete can receive.
Early Life, Childhood, and Education
Julio was born on 8 Feb 1989 during a small town known as Foley, close to Baldwin County within the state of Alabama. His father left them when he was solely 5 years old, making his mother, Queen Marvis, the only protector and provider for the family. Julio has an elder brother Philip, and growing up together each of them were very close, even till now Philip still shows up for several of his games.
Julio’s mother worked at a restaurant to provide for her family. when Queen was still pregnant with Julio, the doctors told her it was going to be a lady, this is why she named her baby Quintoris which means ‘Gladiator’ even before she gave birth to him. when she identified it was a boy, she still maintained the name for him however later nicknamed him ‘Julio’. whereas Quintoris was in 7th grade. Queen was very strict with her sons, this was as a result of their neighborhood in which he grew up was violent, and she didn’t want them to urge involved with all the violence there.
Julio attended Foley highschool, and there he showed he was born to be an athlete, participating in more than 3 sports at a time and excelling enormously in all of them and left no area for doubt. Julio participated in basketball, football, long jump, high jump, sprint, and additionally the triple jump in highschool. He was a starter in his basketball team, a wide receiver and defensive tackle for his football team. His school went to the Alabama Championship and he was the champion within the high jump and long jump in 2006–2007 consecutively (two years). He won the Mr. Alabama in track and field event of 2007. Jones was considered a 5-star athlete by Rivals.com and was listed the No. 1 wide receiver of the within the year 2008. that very same year, he went live on ESPNU to commit to the Alabama Crisom Trade.
Professional Life and Career
Julio Jones started as a wide receiver throughout his freshman year in college. He was the terribly 1st freshman in Crisom trades history to start out as a wide receiver and as a season opener. He became a player creating nice impressions, touching the hearts of fans and players alike, he had 58 receptions, 4 touchdowns, and 142 yards earning him the Second Team All-Freshmen of the year and also the SEC Coaches all Second Team.
Julio didn’t keep long in the Crisom Trades as at the end of his Junior year he made an announcement for the NFL. He Passed his NFL combine as the third-fastest 40-yard receiver of all the wide receivers present however the broken bone he suffered on his foot. Jones was the sixth overall pick and was selected as the second in the 2011 NFL draft. He so concluded his college Career, Earning eight career 100 yards receiving games, the fourth in touchdown games and he was awarded the First-Team All-SEC collection of 2010.
Jones signed a four-year contract of $16.2 million guaranteed with the Atlanta Falcons. He had additionally extended his contract for five more years for $71.5 million in 2016. though he’s just over 2 years into that contract, there are talks concerning reviewing the contract and increasing the payment for the wide receiver, just like that of Antonio Brown that was considered. though nothing has yet been done to renew, Falcons manager, Dimitroff, has shown confidence that this would shortly happen. The Owner of the Falcons Arthur Blank has been heard saying that Julio would be a “Falcon for life.”
Julio plays a good game, picking up many awards and recognition in his career along the way like the pro Bowl Team which he has won six times in 2012 and 2014–2018.
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Salary and Net Worth
His net worth is estimated to be $25 million at present. His annual salary is $14.1 million.
Jones’s height is 6 feet 3 inches (190 cm) and weight of 100 kg (220 lbs).
- Pro Bowl (2012, 2014–2018)
- First-team All-Pro (2015, 2016)
- Second-team All-Pro (2017, 2018)
- NFL receiving yards leader (2015, 2018)
- NFL receptions co-leader (2015)
- BCS national champion (2009)
- SEC champion (2009)
- SEC Freshman of the Year (2008)
- First-team All-SEC (2010)
- Second-team All-SEC (2008)
- USA Today High School All-American (2007)
- NFL record of 96.7 average receiving yards per game
He has not been involved in any notable controversies in his career. Furthermore, there are no rumors concerning him at present.