NFL Writer

Ben Volin

Ben Volin joined the Globe in 2013 as the national NFL reporter, with a focus on the Patriots. During his tenure in Boston, Volin has covered two Patriots Super Bowl runs, Deflategate, and the Aaron Hernandez murder saga.

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 | ON FOOTBALL

Tom Brady hurt the Falcons by throwing to the outside

By , Globe Staff

While Atlanta’s defense clogged the middle, Brady was 11 of 15 for 136 yards when passing outside the numbers.

BEN VOLIN

Patriots Replay: Key plays from New England’s win over the Falcons

By , Globe Staff

Here’s our weekly look at the key plays in the Patriots’ game after reviewing the film.

BEN VOLIN | ON FOOTBALL

This was another example of the Patriots’ vast improvement on defense

By , Globe Staff

Better communication has led to better defensive play the last three weeks, especially against Atlanta.

BEN VOLIN I SUNDAY FOOTBALL NOTES

Injuries hit no other league as they do the NFL

By , Globe Staff

Winning a football championship is usually more survival of the fittest than building the best team.