Special Weather Statement

Top Videos

FOX 5 Atlanta Headlines

Report: Falcons very close to contract extension for WR Julio Jones

The Atlanta Falcons and Julio Jones are getting closer to agreeing on a contract extension that could make the star wide receiver the highest paid NFL player at his position, according to reports.

According to the Bleacher Report's Mike Freeman, the contract could pay Jones $20 million per year over a four or five-year extension, potentially making the contract worth up to $100 million.

The Falcons Tweeted the report Friday via their official Twitter account that the organization and Jones were moving closer to a major extension. … More

5 arrested in connection to home invasion, jewelry store burglary More

Protesters, supporters gather at Ga. Capitol as senators debate abortion bill More

Southeast U.S. Weather Reports