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Ben Volin

Volin is the national NFL reporter for the Globe, which he joined in the spring of 2013. A graduate of Emory University with an MBA from the University of Florida, Volin previously spent eight years at the Palm Beach Post, where he covered the Miami Dolphins and Florida Gators.

Latest stories

BEN VOLIN | SUNDAY FOOTBALL NOTES

The Patriots have had a busy offseason so far. How will they look in 2017?

By , Globe Staff

Most of the team’s signings and trades can be classified as “classic Patriots.”

BEN VOLIN

Here are the full details of Dont’a Hightower’s contract extension

By , Globe Staff

It’s a nice deal for Hightower, but falls short of what Jamie Collins will make in Cleveland.

Patriots bring back Dont’a Hightower on $43.5 million deal

By , Globe Staff

The linebacker drew interest from the Steelers and Jets but chose to stay in New England.

BEN VOLIN | ON FOOTBALL

Malcolm Butler has no leverage in this situation

By , Globe Staff

The cornerback’s best move is to bite the ($3.91 million) bullet for a year, then hit the market in 2018.