Julio Jones offers aid to Alabama tornado victims

Updated: May 12, 2011, 3:53 PM ET
By Kalani Simpson

Julio Jones might have been in Tuscaloosa when tornadoes touched down last month. "At the last minute," he said, "I decided I wanted to go to New York." But, yeah, he might have been there.

"I don't know what would have happened," he said.

Instead, he was at the NFL draft, where the Atlanta Falcons traded draft choices to take the former Alabama receiver with the No. 6 overall pick.

On that stage, he hugged the commissioner. Jubilation. But back home?


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