San Francisco cornerback Richard Sherman talks about facing Falcons' Julio Jones - one of the toughest receivers he's faced - during media time at Super Bowl 54 in Miami. (Video by D. Orlando Ledbetter/AJC)

Sherman loves battling Falcons’ Julio Jones 

“Julio because he’s just a tremendous talent,” Sherman said. “It’s always a dog fight because of his physical attributes. But he’s also heady and smart player. Very crafty. “He’s a great guy off the field. I just enjoy the challenge of it. It’s just one of the great matchups that I’ve had.” 

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