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

NFL says Estadio Azteca is OK after Mexico City earthquake

By , Globe Staff

The Patriots are scheduled to play the Raiders in Mexico City’s famous stadium in November.


Headset problems? Bill Belichick has something to say about that

By , Globe Staff

Belichick spoke at length about wireless communication problems and NFL procedures.


A nitpicky criticism of the Patriots after a decisive road win? The pick play

By , Globe Staff

Bill Belichick wasn’t pleased with how his defense handled “rub” routes at the line of scrimmage.


Patriots Replay: Key plays from New England’s win over the Saints

By , Globe Staff

Here’s our weekly look at the key plays in the Patriots’ game after reviewing the film.