Julio Jones wasn’t kidding when he told Shannon Sharpe on live TV “I’m out of there, man” regarding his future in Atlanta.
The Tennessee Titans traded for the seven-time Pro Bowl receiver on Sunday, sending a 2022 second-round and 2023 fourth-round draft pick to the Atlanta Falcons. The deal is pending a physical.
The trade sends Jones to an already loaded offense that already includes running back Derrick Henry — the reigning NFL Offensive Player of the Year — and wide budding wide receiver A.J. Brown. After losing wide receiver Corey Davis and tight end Jonnu Smith in free agency, the Titans needed to add another weapon for quarterback Ryan Tannehill. Jones is just what the doctor ordered.
My goodness, that’s a scary offense.
— Adam Rank (@adamrank) June 6, 2021
“Excited to add Julio to the football team,” Titans general manager Jon Robinson said on Sunday. “He’s excited to be part of what we’ve got going on