Julio Jones is an US football wide receiver of the proud team of Atlanta Falcons. The Atlanta Falcon’s wide receiver NFL player was first selected in the 2011 NFL Draft by the team. Jones quickly became a marquee player in the Foley Lions football team and excelled both as a wide receiver and a solid defensive player. He was the reason Falcons made it to the Super Bowl LI this year.
Jones has lived up to his huge pay cheque by saving the game for the Falcons, leading them to the finals. Known to have a brilliant track record in sports in school as well as a college career, he has worked really hard to become the star he is today. In 2008, his name was listed as the number 1 wide receiver, and given a five star recruit from Rivals.com. He has seen four Pro Bowls with the Falcon’s, including the All Pro selection in 2015, after topping the league.
Quintorris Lopez “Julio” Jones was born in Foley, Alabama in 1989 on 8th February. He was raised by his single mother, Queen Marvin, whom his father left when Julio was five. In an interview Queen once told the media that the day her husband left her, Julio told her that he will fix everything by becoming a footballer one day. Although Julio still has contact with his father, his mother refuses to talk to his father.
They used to meet their end by his mother’s earning from working at a KFC restaurant. Julio is really close to his older brother, Philip Jones, who was a victim of a gunshot wound, due to which he had to surgically remove his left arm. Philip can be seen attending quite a few of Falcon games cheering for his brother.
Despite the rumors around the field, Julio has never confirmed dating any of the female companions, whom he is pictured with. He is known to keep lips sealed when it comes to his private life.
Education: He completed his schooling from Foley High School from his birth town, where he played football for Foley Lions, his high school team at a defensive end as a wide receiver from 2004 – 2007. During his school days he quickly gained recognition, and made a record of catching 75 passes for 1,306 yards with 16 touchdowns.
Apart from football, he was also a part of his school’s basketball team. He sure was a standout athlete. From being the state champion in long jump and triple jump in the years 2006 and 2007, for three consecutive years he won All – county selection from 2005 to 2007. In 2007, he also took home the title of Mr. Alabama Track & Field athlete.
He went to the University of Alabama for his graduation where he played for Alabama Crimson Tide. He quickly gained fame as a receiver. Even his freshman year’s performance brought him in the light to be compared to NFL stars.
Julio Jones Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $32 Million US Dollars
As of today Julio is said to have a net worth of $32 million US dollars as of 2017. Julio has been playing professionally since 2011.
Julio Jones Assets
Playing since 2011, Julio has made quite a few dozen million dollars, which he likes to spend on elaborate mansions and fine sports cars. The NFL star just bought a mansion with a seven – bedroom, nine – bath houses, for $1.25 million.
The NFL Falcon likes speed and owns a Ferrari 458 Spider, with estimated worth of $155,890.
Julio Jones Business Model
The Atlanta wide receiver is said to make a fortune of $1.2 million annually, from his endorsements deals. The star is earning money from his annual salary and bonuses that he gets paid by Atlantic Falcons.
Rumors are doing the round that the NFL might be dating a professional singer named Jasmine Villages with whom he is seen attending a few NBA games.
He is getting praised for his performance in the Super Bowl 51, saving the Falcons by his catch which led the team to the finals.
Jones is said to go under a surgery next month this year to get his toe evaluated according to rotoworld.com, which can result in his absence entirely in the off season program and also limit his training time.
As we know that Julio is planning on getting his toe surgery done by next month, so we hope he gets fit again soon, for off season practice and eventually rock the field again. 2017 has just started and he has given a great performance in the Super Bowl 51 increasing the expectations of his fans. The star wide receiver career seems unstoppable, even Matt Ryan a player of the contender team was impressed by Julio’s ability get back on his feet with such quick reflex and catch the ball at the same time.