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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It’s easy to miss when you pick a kicker in the draft

By , Globe Staff

Veteran free agents and undrafted rookies often are the better options for filling this need.


Our best bets for who the Patriots will draft this week

By , Globe Staff

The Patriots have only six selections in this week’s NFL Draft, but they can stockpile some talent.

Who are the best players in this year’s NFL Draft?

By and , Globe Staff

From running backs to linebackers, Ben Volin and Jim McBride scout the possibilities.

Running back Mike Gillislee officially a Patriot

By , Globe Staff

The Bills did not match New England’s offer, and instead will receive the Patriots’ fifth-round draft pick.