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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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Patriots won’t be punting on their special teams needs

By , Globe Staff

Last season, eight playoff teams were ranked in the top half of the league in special teams rankings; the Patriots were third.

Obama takes a little air out of Patriots’ celebration

By , Globe Staff

The president’s remarks at a White House reception included a joke about Deflategate.

NFL DRAFT PREVIEW

How valuable are combines and pro days for NFL evaluators?

By , Globe Staff

Some still swear by game tapes, but these mini-circuses may have their intrinsic benefits, too.

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White House trip on Patriots’ itinerary

By , Globe Staff

The Super Bowl champs have one final piece of business from last season: Thursday’s visit with President Obama.