November 26, 2017 Atlanta: Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones catches a touchdown pass past Buccaneers safety Justin Evans on a pass from wide receiver Mohamed Sanu for a trick play to take a 10-3 lead during the second quarter in a NFL football game on Sunday, November 26, 2017, in Atlanta. Jones caught two touchdown passes in the second quarter. Curtis Compton/ccompton@ajc.com
Photo: ccompton@ajc.com/Curtis Compton
Photo: ccompton@ajc.com/Curtis Compton

The Bow Tie Chronicles: Jones sets three new records in win over Bucs 

Jones had 12 catches for 253 yards and two touchdowns in the 34-20 victory.

It was his third game with 250 yards receiving or more, the most in NFL history.

Jones has 563 career catches, the most by one receiver over their first 90 games. Anquan Boldin had 558.

Also, Jones now has 8,649 yards receiving over his first 90 games breaking the old mark of 8,502 set by Lance Alworth.

Subscribe to “The Bow Tie Chronicles” podcast with the AJC’s D. Orlando Ledbetter on iTunes or on the new AJC sports podcasts page. 

Support real journalism. Support local journalism. Subscribe to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution today. See offers.

Your subscription to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution funds in-depth reporting and investigations that keep you informed. Thank you for supporting real journalism.

X