Julio Jones

Julio jones was born on 8 February 1989 in Alabama, USA. His parents are of African-American ethnicity and of American nationality. He started playing games at a very young age. He soon became very good at track and field events as well as in basketball.

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He started going to a nearby school in Alabama called Foley High School. He was soon selected by the football coach at his school to play as a wide receiver for the team. He soon started to get lots of attention for his quick play and speed. In his first year at the school, he made 75 passes and also 1306 yards.

Apart from football, he was also very good at track and field events. His best score of 38.6 inches was the best at the district level competition that he participated in. In the 2007 event, he also ran a 40-yard dash in 4.55 seconds. He also played basketball for his school team and was quite good at it as well. In the long jump, a personal best score of 7.40 m made him the state champion for two consecutive years since 2006.

He enrolled into Crimson Tide for his higher education. He was soon selected by his coach to play in the college football team making him only one freshman player in the team. He was also added to the team of the year at the college level. In the senior year, he was a regular on the team and was also made the captain on many occasions. His college career stats prove how well he has played throughout the years. In three years he received 179 passes for a total of 2653 yards.

His professional career started in 2011 when he was signed by the Indianapolis Colts. He started to play as a wide receiver for the team in his rookie year. In the next year, his form was back and he made a total of 79 passes for 1198 yards. He also did 10 touchdowns in the season. 2013 wasn't a good season for him as he was out of the game in the early season due to a foot injury.

In 2014 Atlanta falcons gave him a contract offer for 5 years that he signed. This made his salary among the best in the field. He started to play well for the team as he did 136 receptions in 2015.

In 2016 it was a good year for him as he led the team to the Super Bowl final. His team however lost in the final but he was praised for his performance in the game. He has been a regular in the fantasy league that is played among the viewers.

There is not much known about his personal life. He is currently not married and doesn’t seem to be in a relationship as well. His fans can follow him on Instagram as well as twitter. His net worth is estimated to be around $50 million.

Quick Facts
Birth Date: 8 Feb, 1989
Age: 31 yrs
Occupations: American football player
Citizenship: United States of America
Birth Place: Foley
Education: Foley High School
Gender: Male
Description: American football player
Net Worth 2021: 50 million
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Last Modified: Jun 27 2020
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