Julio Jones held out of practice; Levitre has knee  injury 


Falcons All-Pro wide receiver Julio Jones was held out of practice on Thursday.

Starting left guard Andy Levitre (knee) was limited in practice and was added to the team’s official injury report. 

Cornerback Desmond Trufant (ankle) and running back Devonta Freeman (knee) fully participated in practice.

Kicker Matt Bryant (right calf) and linebacker Duke Riley (knee) will not practice. 

Defensive tackle Grady Jarrett (ribs) and defensive end Takkarist McKinley (shoulder) were also limited at practice.


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