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

Massive tackle Trent Brown has been a big hit with Patriots

By , Globe Staff

The 380-pound lineman has made a successful switch to the left side and may be in line for a huge payday.


ESPN has Tom Brady at the bottom of this list

By , Globe Staff

The folks at ESPN NFL Matchup determined Brady is last when it comes to quarterback rating against the blitz.

Patriots practice in the cold before a bit of hibernation

By , Globe Staff

Their bye-week break is about to begin, and they won’t be back on the field until Monday at the earliest.


How Titans cornerback Adoree’ Jackson kept Josh Gordon in check

By , Globe Staff

The second-year Titans cornerback had things covered against the Patriots receiver.