Mac Jones is a professional American football quarterback who currently plays for the New England Patriots in the National Football League (NFL).
He was born on September 5, 1998, in Jacksonville, Florida, and attended The Bolles School in Jacksonville.
In college, Jones played football for the University of Alabama from 2017 to 2020. He initially served as a backup quarterback to Jalen Hurts and Tua Tagovailoa but became the starting quarterback in 2020.
In his lone season as the starter, he led Alabama to an undefeated record, an SEC championship, and a national championship, throwing for 4,500 yards and 41 touchdowns while completing 77.4% of his passes.
Jones declared for the 2021 NFL Draft and was selected 15th overall by the New England Patriots.
He made his professional debut on September 12, 2021, in a game against the Miami Dolphins, completing 29 of 39 passes for 281 yards and a touchdown in a 17-16 loss.
At 6’3″ and 214 pounds, Jones is known for his accuracy, intelligence, and decision-making on the field.
He is often praised for his ability to read defenses and make quick, accurate throws. Jones has drawn comparisons to quarterbacks such as Tom Brady and Matt Ryan for his playing style and leadership abilities.
Mac Jones Siblings: Meet Sarah Jones and Will Jones
Mac Jones has two older siblings named Sarah Jones and Will Jones.
Mac’s brother, Will, played soccer at Mercer University and his sister Sarah Jane played tennis for the College of Charleston.