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

This was Tom Brady back at his death-by-a-thousand-paper-cuts best

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The Patriots QB was just killing time against the Titans, waiting until the playoffs really begin.

Christopher L. Gasper

It was great to be a Georgia Bulldog, until it wasn’t

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Georgia appeared to have the national title wrapped up, but you can never count out Nick Saban.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Alabama’s Nick Saban is a larger-than-life figure

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His success with the Crimson Tide has made him the ruler of college football.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Very few of these playoff QBs loom as a threat to Patriots

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It takes an elite quarterback to knock off the Patriots in the postseason, but we don’t see many.