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Report: Falcons’ Julio Jones could be done for the year with a foot injury

Hey, Falcons fans! Think things couldn't get worse for your team after falling to 1-4 and losing two straight nationally televised games? Think again!

That's right, Julio Jones, the second-leading receiver in the NFL (after New Orleans' Jimmy Graham), the guy who makes unbelievable circus-catch plays that keep Atlanta in games their defense plays them out of, is apparently out for the year with a foot injury. Jones was observed limping after Monday night's loss to the Jets, and it's clear that the injury was more serious than anyone had believed at the time.

[Watch: Julio Jones’ phenomenal one-handed catch against the Jets]

Fox Sports' Jay Glazer is reporting that Jones will seek a second opinion on Wednesday. That's the only faint hope that Atlanta has, but the way things have gone lately, the doctor will recommend amputation.

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