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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.

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Notebook: Still no contact for Rob Gronkowski

By Shalise Manza Young , Globe Staff

Gronkowski has been participating in non-contact drills, but is taken out during 7-on-7 and 11-on-11 work.

Tommy Kelly aims to bounce back even better

By Shalise Manza Young , Globe Staff

The veteran DT knows he needs to outperform his colleagues to earn a spot on this year’s roster.

Tavon Wilson worked on mental focus, communication in offseason

By Shalise Manza Young , Globe Staff

Wilson is gunning for a shot at the second starting safety spot.

Safety Patrick Chung a ‘model citizen’ for Patriots

By Shalise Manza Young , Globe Staff

“Pat’s a true pro,” fellow safety Devin McCourty said. “He comes in every day, he’s ready to work, he understands the defense.”