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

BEN VOLIN | ON FOOTBALL

More intrigue than usual at Patriots training camp this year

By , Globe Staff

From the tight end battle, to the coaching staff and Tom Brady’s contract, these are the top storylines ahead of the first practice on Thursday.

BEN VOLIN I SUNDAY FOOTBALL NOTES

NFL offseason often a time for bad news

By , Globe Staff

Offseason accidents are a sad but inevitable part of the NFL.

BEN VOLIN | SUNDAY FOOTBALL NOTES

Expert panel: What should NFLPA fight for in next labor battle with NFL owners?

By , Globe Staff

Team owners would like to extend the current deal but the union would be negligent not to negotiate some modifications.

BEN VOLIN | SUNDAY FOOTBALL NOTES

NFL teams share data with the NCAA to make the sport safer

By , Globe Staff

The medical communities from both organizations have varied research and information — now they’re sharing it.