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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

Patriots defense happy to help out

By Michael Whitmer , Globe Staff

The offensive struggles notwithstanding, the defense stepped up in the win over Oakland, and hasn’t allowed a TD in 7 quarters.

Patriots notebook

Raiders seemed to target Darrelle Revis

By Michael Whitmer , Globe Staff

Revis was uncharacteristically busy - you almost could say he was targeted - in the Patriots’ win against the Raiders.

Patriots rookie Dominique Easley contributing sooner than expected

By Michael Whitmer , Globe Staff

Dominique Easley, who recorded an interception in Week 2, has quickly recovered from ACL surgery nearly one year ago.

Patriots rookie Dominique Easley contributing sooner than expected

By Michael Whitmer , Globe Staff

Easley, who recorded an interception in Week 2, has quickly recovered from ACL surgery nearly one year ago.