Patriots beat reporter

Jim McBride

McBride covers the Patriots for the Globe. A Malden native, he joined the Globe in 1988 as a co-op student from Suffolk University.

Latest stories

positional battles | receiver

Receiving jobs will be up for grabs during Patriots training camp

By , Globe Staff

Here’s a look at who might catch on for good among the 13 candidates in the field.


Patriots file tampering charges against Texans

By and , Globe Staff

Houston is interested in hiring Nick Caserio for its general manager position.

Patriots RB Sony Michel had knee arthroscopy

By , Globe Staff

Michel missed the final stages of the team’s offseason program but is expected to be ready for training camp.

Jerod Mayo’s impressive return, and other minicamp takeaways

By , Globe Staff

The transition to coaching should be a smooth one for Mayo, who acted like a coach on the field during his time here.