NFL Writer

Ben Volin

Ben Volin joined the Globe in 2013 as the national NFL reporter, with a focus on the Patriots. During his tenure in Boston, Volin has covered two Patriots Super Bowl runs, Deflategate, and the Aaron Hernandez murder saga.

A graduate of Emory University with an MBA from the University of Florida, Volin previously spent eight years at the Palm Beach Post, where he covered the Miami Dolphins and Florida Gators.

Latest stories


What would the dead cap hits be if Antonio Brown or Odell Beckham Jr. were traded?

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The Steelers on Tuesday agreed to begin talks to trade Brown.


Josh McDaniels a big winner at Super Bowl

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The Patriots offensive coordinator, a pariah in the league a year ago when he backed out of the Colts coaching job, gained redemption.

Patriots add Youngstown State’s Carmen Bricillo to coaching staff, report says

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Bricillo, Youngstown State’s offensive line coach, is expected to work under Patriots offensive line coach Dante Scarnecchia.

Patriots sign Brian Schwenke to a one-year contract extension

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The offensive lineman appeared in three games for the Patriots last season before being placed on injured reserve.