Mac Jones picked a good week to visit his hometown of Jacksonville, Fla. with festivities for The Players Championship beginning Tuesday in nearby Ponte Vedra Beach.

The Patriots quarterback got to visit TPC Sawgrass on Monday morning, getting a tour of the grounds and a chance to catch up with some of the golfers getting their practice rounds in. Later that afternoon, Jones helped lead a NOBULL Active workout for members of the United States Armed Forces with three-time PGA Tour winner Scott Stallings.

In a video posted by the PGA Tour, the 23-year-old says he enjoys playing golf as an escape from football, but while strolling the driving range, he couldn’t get away some of the jokes he hears in the Patriots locker room.

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