Falcons star Julio Jones sidelined from practice due to hamstring injury

Jones and the Falcons host the Bears on Sunday afternoon.
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By 670 The Score

(670 The Score) Falcons star receiver Julio Jones didn't practice Wednesday due to a hamstring injury.

Jones re-aggravated the injury in the Falcons' 40-39 loss to the Cowboys in Texas this past Sunday. His status is something to monitor as the Bears visit the Falcons in Atlanta this coming Sunday.

The seven-time Pro Bowl selection Jones had nine receptions for 157 yards in the Falcons' season opener against the Seahawks. He had two receptions for 24 yards before suffering the injury last Sunday.

As for the Bears' injury report, star linebacker Khalil Mack was limited in practice Wednesday while managing a knee issue. Mack has played in both of the Bears' games this season despite being limited in practice.

Bears nose tackle John Jenkins (thumb) didn't practice. Receiver Ted Ginn Jr., tight end Jimmy Graham and Danny Trevathan sat out while each taking veteran's days.

Pass rusher Robert Quinn (ankle), receiver Allen Robinson (knee), tight end Cole Kmet (shoulder), receiver Anthony Miller (calf) and receiver Darnell Mooney (quad) were full participants in practice.

The Bears and Falcons kick off noon CT on Sunday.

Chris Emma covers the Bears, Chicago’s sports scene and more for 670TheScore.com. Follow him on Twitter @CEmma670.