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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.

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JIM McBRIDE I SUNDAY FOOTBALL NOTES

These traits can make Jimmy Garoppolo a successful starter for Patriots

By , Globe Staff

Tom Brady’s backup gets the thumbs up from a former quarterback coach and an ex-teammate.

Gronk is ready to build on his chemistry with Jimmy Garoppolo

By , Globe Staff

The Patriots’ star tight end reiterated he’s looking forward to on-field work and not behind at off-field distractions.

STATE OF THE PATRIOTS | CB

Patriots have improved depth at cornerback

By , Globe Staff

Top draft pick Cyrus Jones joins the dependable Malcolm Butler and Logan Ryan.

It’s time for the Patriots to go back to work. Here’s your guide

By Rachel G. Bowers, and , Globe Staff

A rundown of spectator info, position battles, key dates, rookies, newcomers, and more.