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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.

Latest stories

Stevan Ridley wants to keep hot streak going

By Shalise Manza Young , Globe Staff

Ridley gained 101 yards against the Vikings in Week 2 and hopes for another strong day against the Raiders.

Jovial Bill Belichick ready for the Raiders

By Shalise Manza Young , Globe Staff

The Patriots coach was in a lighthearted mood as he discussed preparations for playing Oakland Sunday.

Patriots 30, Vikings 7

Patriots rebound with resounding victory over Vikings

By Shalise Manza Young , Globe Staff

After losing their season-opener, the Patriots dominated in Minnesota to even their record at 1-1.

Cordarrelle Patterson a game-changer for Vikings

By Shalise Manza Young , Globe Staff

The Vikings designate the second-year player as a wide receiver, but in truth, he is a new-age Slash: receiver/returner/running back.