Julio Jones is not nervous about becoming in with the Titans. Neither is he nervous about any potential downtick in manufacturing after becoming a member of his new crew.
Throughout his profession, Jones has averaged 9.eight targets per sport and 95.5 receiving yards per sport, and the latter mark is nice for the best common in NFL historical past. However when discussing his expectations in Tennessee, the previous Falcons receiver was solely centered on one factor.
“On the finish of the day, you wish to create a successful tradition. Nevertheless you want to do it, it’s a must to get the job achieved,” Jones stated on his first Zoom press conference with the media. “My complete profession, I’ve by no means been a stat man. I am a crew man. No matter they want from me I will do, and I’ll take pleasure in taking part in my position at a excessive stage.”
That is definitely excellent news for the Titans. Tennessee has the makings of a possible offensive juggernaut that may function Jones, A.J. Brown, Derrick Henry and Ryan Tannehill.
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With so many weapons now obtainable on the Titans’ offense, they’re going to probably be trying to unfold the ball round fairly a bit. Their offense has additionally skewed run-heavy at occasions due to Henry, so there have been some questions on how Jones could reply to a decreased goal share.
The crew believes that Jones ought to be poised to make an affect, regardless of what number of targets he is absorbing.
“His objective is to win, whether or not it takes 9 targets, two targets or none,” Titans GM Jon Robinson stated. “That is the mindset that he has and the mindset that we wish right here.”