Seeing some third-down reps

Early on in training camp, Stevenson has been seeing added third-down reps, Henry McKenna of USA Today reports.

It's clear that Stevenson will be part of the Patriots' early-down mix this season along with Damien Harris, but for now the 2021 fourth-rounder is logging added third-down reps, with veteran change-of-pace back James White (hip) on the active/PUP list and rookie Pierre Strong dealing with an undisclosed injury. For his part, Stevenson notes that he feels "a lot more comfortable running routes and catching the football," adding that he "did a lot of that (during the offseason): running routes, getting better with my hands, pass protection." Meanwhile, the 24-year-old, who the Patriots officially list at 6-foot, 230 pounds, says he's at about 225 pounds these days, and if that helps his quickness at all, it's plausible that the Oklahoma product -- who saw just 18 targets in 12 games last season -- could see some added opportunities in the passing game in 2022, even when his banged-up teammates return to the mix.

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Jakobi Meyers

Jakobi Meyers

WR | NE

Questionable for Sunday's game

Meyers (knee) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Ravens after returning to a limited practice Friday, Evan Lazar of the Patriots' official site reports.

Jonnu Smith

Jonnu Smith

TE | NE

Three targets in Week 2

Smith was on the field for 39 of a possible 68 snaps on offense in Sunday's 17-14 win over the Steelers, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.

Hunter Henry

Hunter Henry

TE | NE

No catches in Week 2

Henry, who logged 34 a possible 68 snaps on offense in Sunday's 17-14 win over the Steelers, did not catch his lone target in the contest, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.

Kendrick Bourne

Kendrick Bourne

WR | NE

Catches two passes Sunday

Bourne was on the field for 24 of a possible 68 snaps on offense in Sunday's 17-14 win over the Steelers, en route to catching two of his three targets for 16 yards, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.

DeVante Parker

DeVante Parker

WR | NE

Held without a catch in Week 2

Parker, who was on the field for 52 of a possible 68 snaps on offense in Sunday's 17-14 win over the Steelers, did not record a catch in the contest, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.