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Michael Whitmer

Whitmer joined the Globe in 2001, and has covered golf since 2009 and the Patriots since 2011. A graduate of Miami University, he has worked at newspapers in Georgia and North Carolina, and also spends part of the year working on the Globe’s sports copy desk.

Latest stories

NFL DRAFT PREVIEW | LINEBACKERS

NFL teams always on lookout for next Jamie Collins

By , Globe Staff

A durable, productive, and versatile linebacker/pass rusher in the Collins mold could be quite an asset.

NFL DRAFT PREVIEW | OFFENSIVE LINE

Hobart’s Ali Marpet hopes to make NFL draft history

By , Globe Staff

The offensive lineman could be the first player drafted from the Division 3 school.

Ryan Hanigan proves a hit for Red Sox

By , Globe Staff

When he wasn’t getting dinged and bruised, Hanigan was adding a single and scoring two runs for the Red Sox.

michael whitmer | on golf

Jordan Spieth is a champ on and off the course

By , Globe Staff

Golf is what he does (prudent choice, by the way), but it’s certainly not who he is.