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Mac Jones makes his preseason debut for the Patriots, and Rhamondre Stevenson shines against WFT.

In a 22-13 win over the Washington Football Team on Thursday, first-round pick Mac Jones threw for 87 yards and two touchdowns in his NFL preseason debut, and rookie running back Rhamondre Stevenson rushed for 125 yards and two touchdowns.
Jones was the No. 1 pick.
The Patriots selected him 15th overall in the 2021 NFL Draft, and he completed 13 of 19 passes.
Cam Newton opened and completed four of seven passes for 49 yards before Jones took over in the second and third quarters.
On two of his five drives, Jones guided the Patriots to field goals.
Fourth-round pick Stevenson scored twice in the fourth quarter, including a 91-yard touchdown.
Stevenson’s first touchdown came on a 1-yard TD run after Joejuan Williams returned a WFT interception 36 yards.
With 14 touches, rookie undrafted free-agent running back Jaret Patterson accounted for 70 all-purpose yards (40 rushing, 30 receiving) while new WFT starting quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick threw for 58 yards.
Chase Young, a second-year defensive end with minimal playing time, had a forced fumble on Newton in the first quarter.
WFT’s Peyton Barber scored on a 1-yard rush.
Steven Montez’s 4-yard touchdown pass to Lamar Miller concluded a late 92-yard drive for WFT.
Montez completed 17 of 24 passes for 108 yards.
This article will be updated as time goes on.
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