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Patriots Camp Report 08.12.18: Brady returns with authority; Bentley, Jones in mix; LT ‘battle’ over

(Adam Richins for BSJ)

FOXBOROUGH — Practice No. 12 is in the books. Here's what went down:

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Brady had a full workload and was sharp: After basically having most of nine days off leading into Sunday's practice, Tom Brady was back in full effect in this practice and, despite the wet conditions, was 24 of 32 (75 percent) in competitive situations, including the first lengthy and competitive session of one-on-ones between receivers and cornerbacks of camp. Brady was even better when you consider that two of his incompletions were drops. Brady didn't show any ill effect from his reported sore back. His 32 competitive attempts were equal to what he did in the previous 10 days combined. Brady's banner day pushed him to 83 of 117 for camp (70.9 percent).

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Bentley, Jones get into the mix: Rookie LB Ja'Whaun Bentley was one player who jumped out in Thursday's preseason game and the coaches must have liked what they saw because