After seeing his reaction to his injury on Sunday, it wouldn’t surprise many if Mac Jones missed Sunday’s game, but now it’s official.
The New England Patriots announced Friday that their starting quarterback will not play Sunday against the Green Bay Packers.
The quarterback suffered a high ankle sprain in Sunday’s defeat to the Baltimore Ravens which was reportedly “severe.”
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Jones dismissed the notion, saying he was “everyday,” but he was unable to put more weight on his ankle after the injury and was assisted off the pitch.
The sophomore quarterback was mostly still during practice, doing little to no avail other than keeping his arms loose.
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Jones and the Pats have struggled so far this season, starting at 1-2. Jones has completed 64 of 97 passes for 786 yards with two touchdowns and five interceptions.
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Brian Hoyer will start for the Pats during Jones’ exit, and fourth-round rookie Bailey Zappe is now on the bench.
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