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Julio Jones

Julio Jones showed up for a media interview earlier this week in an electric blue golf shirt and matching basketball shoes. His shorts were multi-pasteled. Very Easter season. But it took only a moment to be reminded that it's football season, or at least spring football practice season.

Julio Jones had some nasty scrapes on his elbow. He explained that he had suffered the abrasions while laying out for a long pass in Alabama's practice. Did he hold on? "I held on," he said. Holding on is good. Julio had some great plays last year – the trick pass from Greg McElroy after Bama had been in wildcat to score a touchdown against Arkansas, the short pass that he took on a long...

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