Jones finished with 174 yards Cheap jersey wholesale on nine receptions, but the Falcons fell to the San Diego Chargers 33-30 in overtime.
Jones gave Atlanta a chance to win the game, though. After San Diego kicked a field goal with 18 seconds left in the fourth quarter to tie the game, the Falcons started a last-ditch possession at their 25-yard line. Jones caught a jump-ball pass from Matt Ryan in the middle of the field for a 25-yard gain, then caught a 10-yard pass before the field-goal unit took the field.
For the second week in a row, Atlanta Falcons Julio Jones got tangled up on a throw late in the game without a penalty being called.
Matt Bryant’s 58-yard attempt grazed the left upright on a miss, and the Chargers won in overtime.
Jones’ biggest catch of the game went for a 50-yard gain.
Jones will retain the NFL lead in receiving yards heading to Week 8 of the 2016 season. The former Foley High School star has caught 40 passes for 830 yards this season.
Jones was among the 25 former Alabama players who got on the field on the seventh Sunday of the NFL season.
Other former Alabama players who started on Sunday included left cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick of the Cincinnati Bengals, center Ryan Kelly of the Indianapolis Colts, running back T.J. Yeldon of the Jacksonville Jaguars, weak safety Mark Barron of the Los Angeles Rams, linebacker Dont’a Hightower of the New England Patriots, running back Mark Ingram of the New Orleans Saints, strong safety Landon Collins of Cheap nfl Jerseys the New York Giants, left guard James Carpenter of the New York Jets, wide receiver Amari Cooper of the Oakland Raiders, right guard D.J. Fluker of the San Diego Chargers, right defensive tackle Quinton Dial of the San Francisco 49ers and free safety Rashad Johnson of the Tennessee Titans.
Ingram ran for 62 yards on 16 carries and caught four passes for 20 yards and a touchdown in New Orleans’ 27-21 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. Ingram caught the second TD pass of his career on a 3-yard toss with 6:57 left in the third quarter as the Saints cut Kansas City’s lead to 21-14. But on a first-down snap from the Chiefs 13-yard line, Ingram fumbled and Kansas City recovered with 8:26 left to play to protect a 10-point lead.
Collins led the Giants with eight tackles, intercepted two passes and scored his first NFL touchdown in New York’s 17-10 victory over Los Angeles in London. Collins made his first interception of the season and ran 44 yards for a touchdown as the Giants tied the game at 10-10 with 7:10 left in the first half.
New York Giants strong safety Landon Collins turned his second NFL interception into his first pro touchdown on Sunday.
As with his first interception, Collins’ second pick came on a tipped pass. He returned that one 18 yards to the Los Angeles 35-yard line. The New York offense took it from there for the Giants’ second touchdown of the game to set the final score.
Cooper had his quietest game of Atlanta Falcons Jerseys the season with four receptions for 29 yards in Oakland’s 33-16 victory over Jacksonville. Yeldon ran six times for 24 yards and caught a 4-yard pass for the Jaguars.
Other former Alabama players seeing action on Sunday included Falcons defensive tackle Courtney Upshaw, Bills offensive tackle Cyrus Kouandjio, Detroit Lions defensive tackle A’Shawn Robinson, Jaguars long snapper Carson Tinker, Miami Dolphins running back Kenyan Drake and center Anthony Steen, Saints safety Roman Harper, Chargers defensive tackle Damion Square, Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Jarran Reed, Titans fullback Jalston Fowler and running back Derrick Henry and Washington Redskins guard Arie Kouandjio.
Upshaw made three tackles and batted down a pass in the Falcons’ loss to the Chargers.
Henry had one rushing attempt for 3 yards in Tennessee’s 34-26 loss to Indianapolis.