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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.

Latest stories

BEN VOLIN | SUNDAY FOOTBALL NOTES

This is the scenario Tom Brady has always feared

By , Globe Staff

Brady or Jimmy Garoppolo? It’s a good problem for the Patriots to have, but it’s one that won’t be sorted out easily.

Jacoby Brissett has torn ligament in right thumb

By , Globe Staff

The Patriots backup quarterback will not need surgery as of now.

BEN VOLIN | ON FOOTBALL

Nothing fancy, but Jacoby Brissett did what he was asked to do

By , Globe Staff

The rookie quarterback was more caretaker than quarterback, but he got the job done.

Ben Volin

Edelman shouldn’t be Patriots’ backup QB, even in wildcat role

By , Globe Staff

An injured Jimmy Garoppolo at 50 percent health is a far better backup option.