Julio Jones Bio, Father, Mother, Siblings, Ethnicity
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- Date of Birth 1989-02-08
- Age 30 Years 11 Month(s)
- Nationality American
- Birth Place Foley, Alabama, United States
- Profession Football Player
- Birth Name Quintorris Lopez "Julio" Jones
- Zodiac Sign Aquarius
- Religion N/A
- Ethnicity/Race African-American
- Mother Queen Marvin
- Brother/s Phillip Jones
- Children/Kids Not Yet
- Relationship Status Single (2019)
- Divorce/Split Not Yet
- Gay No
- Dating/Affair No
- Salary $12 Million
- Net Worth $25 Million
- Career 2011-present
- High School Foley High School
- College The University of Alabama
- Height/ How Tall? 6' 3" (1.91 m)
- Weight 99 kg
- Hair Long
- Hair Color Black
- Eye Color Black
Setting himself apart from all the other player in the NFL League is Atlanta Falcons' receiver, Julio Jones. The electric athlete is a force to be reckoned, with his outstanding sprinting ability and muscular built.
Julio topped the thousand receiving yards players list in just his second NFL season and also helped his team to win Super Bowl LI in 2017.
Let's know more about the players family, siblings, and measurements!
Bio: Family, Siblings
Julio Jones was born as Quintorris Lopez Jones on 8 February 1989 in Foley, Alabama, USA. His father left his family at the age of five, and his single mother, Queen Marvin raised him and his brother Phillip Jones with a lot of hardship.
Julio’s mother had a tough time raising her kids in a violent neighborhood.
She even worked in KFC to make ends meet in the family. Nevertheless, Queen was strict and worked hard to keep her boys at bay from troubles and pushed them to do well.
Growing up, the siblings were very athletic and helped each other out. Then, Julio went onto attend the Foley High School where he excelled as a player. At first, he started as a basketball player and regularly played on the basketball team.
Later, his robust features were noticed by his school coach, who insisted him to run on tracks and follow the regime of a track and field athlete.
Then, the Foley native won the Alabama State Championship in the long jump and triple jump in 2006 and 2007. The same year saw him win the 2006-07 Gatorade T&F Athlete of the year.
Julio Jones poses with mother Queen Marvin on October 2011 (Photo: Julio Jone's Facebook)
Post-high school, Julio joined the University Of Alabama and played junior level football. By the sophomore season, he was already being recruited to play football all over the nation and ranked number one broad receiver prospect and top five overall prospects in the country.
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In February 2008, the rookie wide receiver committed to the Alabama Crimson Tide on National Signing Day in live TV on ESPNU.
He was an instant local celebrity as the Alabama team was struggling to perform, during his entry in the team. Fans would often greet the star with a huge reception and ask to sign autograph wherever he went.
Julio also did not disappoint his fans as he helped Alabama start the campaign with a bang. He contributed in the team winning 12 games in a row without any losses, which took Julio's side in number one across all the major polls.
The Alabama spearhead then made a big move in 2011 where he was picked in sixth overall by the Atlanta Falcons. As of now, he has played eight seasons for the Falcons and made himself one of their most valuable assets.
Height, Weight, And Ethnicity
Leading the attack from the front for the Atlanta Falcons is 30-year-old Julio Jones. His muscular build with a height of 6 feet 3 inches(1.91m) and weight of 99kgs has worked to his advantage to outplayed his opponents in every department.
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Julio inherits an African-American ethnicity from his family bloodline and is a machine when he steps into the playing field. With overwhelming stats for the Falcons, he is poised to perform even better in the upcoming season.