Shalise Manza Young

Young is the Globe’s New England Patriots beat writer. She began her career in journalism as an intern at the Providence Journal in 1994 while still in high school, and remained with the Journal until March 2010, when she came to the Globe.

Latest stories

Patriots place franchise tag on kicker Stephen Gostkowski

By , Globe Staff

The Patriots said they used the option to give both sides time to work on a longer deal.

Patriots must spend to reach salary cap floor

By , Globe Staff

NFLPA figures show the team is well below the 89 percent of the cap each team must spend from 2013-16.

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Notes: Arik Armstead carrying the torch for his brother

By , Globe Staff

Former Patriot Armond Armstead had his NFL dreams derailed by a serious of health issues.


Jameis Winston shows his charismatic side

By , Globe Staff

The former Heisman Trophy winner has high expectations for his first season in the NFL.