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

When it comes to videotaping of Bengals, Patriots deserve the benefit of the doubt

By , Globe Staff

With their “Spygate” history, would Bill Belichick really risk another videotaping controversy?

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Patriots’ defense needs a statement performance against a top quarterback

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Their dominance has dropped off in losses to MVP-caliber quarterbacks, Baltimore’s Lamar Jackson and Houston’s Deshaun Watson.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

A new coach won’t be enough to take Boston College football to the big-time

By , Globe Staff

Boston College may find limited success, but it will always be a middle-of-the-pack college football program.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Patriots receivers catch more heat than passes from Tom Brady

By , Globe Staff

It’s difficult to make Brady look bad, but that’s exactly what this offense is doing.