Senior Assistant Sports Editor

Scott Thurston

Scott Thurston supervises the department’s writers, including scheduling and assigning of stories and features. He also edits our project and enterprise reporting and coordinates our event coverage (Olympics, Super Bowl, World Series, etc.)

He has been at the Globe for 34 years and have previously covered high schools, colleges, and worked on the copy desk.

Latest stories

Brian Hoyer embraces backup role with Patriots

By Anthony Gulizia , Globe Correspondent

Hoyer knows he’s unlikely to play any meaningful snaps on game day.

Marquis Flowers the latest Patriots core special teamer to make an impact on defense

By Anthony Gulizia , Globe Correspondent

Flowers played a career-high 32 snaps Sunday and forced a key fumble at the end of the first half.


Patriots running backs a versatile, valuable group

By Brad Almquist , Globe Staff

They share the wealth in the backfield and augment a depleted receiving corps.

Though details vague, Thursday’s festivities at Gillette Stadium will be super

By Owen Pence , Globe Correspondent

Before the Patriots kick off the 2017 season, they get to put the finishing touch on last season’s title with a banner ceremony.