Jones, the team’s leading receiver, had five catches for 68 yards.
Quarterback Matt Ryan admired Jones’ want to return to the field.
“His willingness to go out there and compete is unmatched,” Ryan said. “Today, let’s face it, he was hurting. I’ve always been impressed with his toughness and competitiveness.”
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