Titans cut receiver Julio Jones after one season

The Julio Jones experiment in Tennessee was short-lived.

the Titans release 33-year-old wide receiver after one season, ESPN reported Wednesday. Jones is expected to be fired with a post-June 1 designation, which would save Tennessee $9.5 million in salary caps.

The Titans gave up a second-round pick and a fourth-round pick to win Jones last year in a trade with the Atlanta Falcons — the team that picked him sixth overall in the 2011 NFL Draft.

Tennessee Titans wide receiver Julio Jones (2) makes a catch
Julio Jones never made the impact the Titans expected of him.
AP photo

Jones was limited to 10 games last season due to injuries and recorded a career-low 31 receptions for 434 yards and just one touchdown.

The seven-time Pro Bowl wide receiver appeared in just nine games for the Falcons in 2020 through injury.

Jones has yet to return to his All-Pro level of performance. He is Atlanta’s career leader in catches (848) and yards (12,896) and second in touchdown receptions (63) behind Roddy White. Titans cut receiver Julio Jones after one season


USTimeToday is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials, please contact us by email – The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Related Articles

Back to top button