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.

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BEN VOLIN I SUNDAY FOOTBALL NOTES

Evaluating the Mexico City game and the NFL’s expansion internationally

By , Globe Staff

The next frontiers appear to be a return to Canada, and a game in Germany.

BEN VOLIN

In Mexico City, passion for the NFL is undeniable — and growing

By , Globe Staff

Playing in Mexico City fulfills a short-term goal for the NFL to give back to its die-hard fans in Mexico.

BEN VOLIN | ON FOOTBALL

Patriots get an appreciation of service academy life

By , Globe Staff

Bill Belichick had Air Force coach Troy Calhoun address his players as they practiced at the academy.

BEN VOLIN | ON FOOTBALL

Porous Raider defense should give Patriots room to breathe

By , Globe Staff

This game at altitude in Mexico City could turn into an air show for Tom Brady.