Mac Jones largely received high praise in his NFL regular season debut as the New England Patriots suffered a narrow loss to the Miami Dolphins.

Jones was 29-for-39 passing for 281 yards and the first touchdown of his career. He was also sacked once. A late fumble by Rhamondre Stevenson proved costly in the 17-16 win by the Dolphins. Jones’ play made the Patriots look smart for drafting him No. 15 overall this past spring.

It appears that Jones has a bright future for the Patriots as he passed the first rookie test of his NFL career from an individual standpoint.

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