Julio Jones is teaming up with the participant most liable for him not profitable a Tremendous Bowl.
The previous All-Professional wideout is signing a one-year cope with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported. Jones returns to the NFC South after a forgettable season with the Tennessee Titans.
The transfer provides Tom Brady one other doubtlessly harmful weapon in his loaded receiving corps. The Bucs already boast top-of-the-line duos in Chris Godwin and Mike Evans. In addition they added Jones’ former Falcons teammate Russell Gage within the offseason.
Jones, in his prime, was arguably the highest receiver in soccer. The 33-year-old is not that far faraway from that interval, both, having amassed 1,394 yards in 2019. However he is been besieged by accidents the previous two years and, for the primary time in his profession, was ineffective even when wholesome in the course of the 2021 marketing campaign.
The long run Corridor of Famer has 13,330 profession receiving yards, leaving him a 1,000-yard season from the highest 10. Jones’ 91.9 receiving yards per sport is the best in NFL historical past. Now, he’ll be paired with essentially the most achieved quarterback of all time.
Jones is aware of that nicely, having misplaced to Brady’s Patriots in Tremendous Bowl LI following a monumental comeback.
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