Ben Volin

Volin is the national NFL reporter for the Globe, which he joined in the spring of 2013. A graduate of Emory University with an MBA from the University of Florida, Volin previously spent eight years at the Palm Beach Post, where he covered the Miami Dolphins and Florida Gators.

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Deflategate ruling coming by Friday, judge says

By , Globe Staff

It remains to be seen whether Tom Brady will be in action for the Patriots’ Sept. 10 opener against the Steelers at Gillette Stadium.

Deflategate case now in judge’s hands

By , Globe Staff

The judge in the case will probably either uphold the Patriots quarterback’s four-game ban or will completely vacate it.

Ben Volin | On football

Even with decision, Deflategate likely won’t end this week

By , Globe Staff

Tom Brady and Roger Goodell are both due in court Monday, and the sides still aren’t close to a settlement.


NFL discipline process needs an overhaul to be truly independent

By , Globe Staff

One popular suggestion is to have a panel of, say, six arbitrators — three submitted by the NFL, three by the union.