Watch Stephon Gilmore’s first interception as a Patriot set up a Chris Hogan touchdown

Stephon Gilmore runs with the ball after making an interception.
Stephon Gilmore runs with the ball after making an interception. –Matthew J. Lee/Boston Globe

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Texans rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson made some very composed plays against the Patriots in the first half on Sunday afternoon at Gillette Stadium. His off-balance throw that Stephon Gilmore intercepted was not one of those moments.

Gilmore, who signed in New England as a free agent, recorded his first interception as a member of the Patriots after Watson was hurried into a throw. The intended target was Texans receiver DeAndre Hopkins, but the ball fell into the grateful hands of Gilmore:

Tom Brady and the Patriots’ offense capitalized on the turnover. Chris Hogan found himself wide open to catch New England’s second touchdown of the game:

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