Sports Editor

Matt Pepin

Pepin is the sports editor of He was previously sports editor at, and the Times Herald-Record in Middletown, N.Y., and the New Haven Register.

Latest stories

Alex Speier

Patriots defense taking some pressure off Brady and Co.

By Alex Speier , Globe Staff

The Patriots are among the NFL’s best at holding opponents below their scoring average.

Subdued Rex Ryan admits Patriots the better team

By Alex Speier , Globe Staff

After losing on Monday Night Football, the Bills coach was full of praise for his adversary.


On the Parquet: Who can Celtics get with Nets’ draft pick?

By Adam Himmelsbach , Globe Staff

Adam Himmelsbach and Gary Washburn discuss the draft, Kevin McHale’s firing, and the Celtics’ loss to the Mavs.

Rex Ryan says Bills need ‘zillion times better’ effort vs. Patriots

By Matt Pepin , Globe Staff

Buffalo’s coach knows his team can’t afford to play the way it did in a Week 2 loss to New England.