Sports Columnist

Christopher L. Gasper

Christopher L. Gasper joined the Globe as a full-time employee at Boston.com in 2001. He has been in the Globe sports department since 2006, and was the Patriots beat writer from 2006 to 2009, chronicling the only 16-0 perfect regular season in NFL history. He has been a columnist for the Globe since 2009, covering the Super Bowl, the World Series, the NBA Finals, the Stanley Cup Final, the NCAA men’s basketball Final Four, the College Football Playoff, the horse racing Triple Crown, and the 2016 Summer Olympics. He was named an APSE Top 10 columnist in 2014 and tabbed 2016 favorite sportswriter in the 2016 New England Sports Survey conducted by Channel Media and Market Research. He also proposed the modified sudden-death overtime format that the NFL adopted in 2010. In 2017, he began hosting the Globe’s sports podcast, Season Ticket. In addition to his Globe role, Gasper is the co-host of the “Gasper & Murray” radio show on 98.5 the Sports Hub and has appeared on ESPN, BBC Radio, WCVB-TV, and Comcast SportsNet New England.

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CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Backing down just isn’t part of Eric Reid’s game

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Panthers safety doesn’t shy away from delivering pointed messages with his pads or his words in the fight for social justice.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

It’s time for a Red Sox reset

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The Sox had a three-year window with this group. They cashed in last season. This year it feels like the party is over.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Patriots can welcome Josh Gordon, but they shouldn’t rely on him

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The troubled receiver hasn’t played a full season without a substance-related absence since 2012.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Here’s the deal: Tom Brady’s Patriot days could be over after this season

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There has been a change in the tone and tenor on both sides of the Patriots-Brady relationship.