Julio Jones wants a new contract and the Falcons want to give it to him.  So why hasn’t a new deal been reached?

Both sides appear to be waiting for the market to settle.  Atlanta wants to make the 30-year-old the highest paid receiver in NFL history.

This according to Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff, who told reporters their plans on Thursday.

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