Copy Editor

Sean Smith

A proud Vermonter, Sean has been with the Globe sports department since 1995 and joined the copy desk in 1999. He is a regular contributor to the Globe’s award- winning special sections and compiles the weekly Sunday notebook graphics.

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A history of designated hitters

By , Globe Staff

For 42 seasons, the DH has been a source of memorable players who have helped keep the position practical and popular.

Celtics transitions through the years

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics have undergone several major transformations in their 69 seasons. Here’s a closer look.

How other QBs fared at age 37

By , Globe Staff

This year, Tom Brady will be judged against what other great QBs did at that same point in their careers.

Ben Volin | Sunday Football Notes

What a (Ray) Guy

By , Globe Staff

Twenty-eight years after retiring from the NFL, Ray Guy became the first punter enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Even though Guy currently ranks just inside the top 20 for career punts and punt yardage, it’s his dominance during his 14-year career that rightfully earned him his pioneer status in Canton. Some of Guy’s impressive credentials, as provided by