Patriots beat reporter

Jim McBride

McBride covers the Patriots for the Globe. A Malden native, he joined the Globe in 1988 as a co-op student from Suffolk University.

Latest stories

Adrian Clayborn turned heads, and blockers, at Patriots minicamp

By , Globe Staff

The veteran defensive lineman credits the Patriots veterans for getting him up to speed with this defense.

Who will protect Tom Brady’s blind side? And other questions facing the Patriots

By , Globe Staff

The Patriots are on summer recess until late next month, but there will be no shortage of story lines when camp begins.


Sony Michel could pick up some of the slack in Patriots backfield

By , Globe Staff

New England has to replace leading rusher Dion Lewis, and the rookie from Georgia is a similar two-way threat.

Robert Kraft calls Rob Gronkowski trade report ‘hogwash’

By , Globe Staff

The Patriots owner insisted that he never vetoed a trade and such a deal “was never in the works.”