Michael Vega

Vega is a 25-year veteran of the Sports department. He has covered the Daytona and Indianapolis 500s, Super Bowl, World Series, NBA Finals, NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, NCAA championships, US Open, and the Boston Marathon, a course which he has driven but not yet run.

Latest stories

BC backup Darius Wade preparing as if he’s one snap away from starting

By Michael Vega , Globe Staff

“You’re only one snap away,’’ said BC coach Steve Addazio, after the Eagles wrapped up preseason camp.

Patriots notebook

Dominique Easley leads list of Patriots back in action

By Michael Vega , Globe Staff

The first-round draft pick was one of several players to return to the practice fields on Monday.

on auto racing

Tony Stewart grieving after death of Kevin Ward Jr.

By Michael Vega , Globe Staff

Stewart bears some responsibility — as do the rest of his Sprint Cup colleagues — for modeling such reckless on-track behavior.

BC notebook

Boston College scrimmage marred by turnovers

By Michael Vega , Globe Staff

Five fumbles and four interceptions took place at the intrasquad scrimmage Saturday at Shea Field.