NFL Writer

Ben Volin

Ben Volin joined the Globe in 2013 as the national NFL reporter, with a focus on the Patriots. During his tenure in Boston, Volin has covered two Patriots Super Bowl runs, Deflategate, and the Aaron Hernandez murder saga.

A graduate of Emory University with an MBA from the University of Florida, Volin previously spent eight years at the Palm Beach Post, where he covered the Miami Dolphins and Florida Gators.

Latest stories

BEN VOLIN | ON FOOTBALL

The real story in the Patriots-Texans clash: Nick Caserio wants out

By , Globe Staff

Houston’s pursuit of the director of player personnel has exposed some tension in Foxborough.

BEN VOLIN I SUNDAY FOOTBALL NOTES

NFL teams take care of last-minute business prior to vacation

By , Globe Staff

The next six weeks are vacation time, not only for players and coaches but scouts and executives, as well.

Patriots’ trade for Michael Roberts is voided

By , Globe Staff

The tight end failed his physical, so he was sent back to the Lions and waived.

Patriots acquire tight end Michael Roberts from Detroit

By , Globe Staff

The Patriots will give up a conditional seventh-round pick for the third-year tight end.