NFL Writer

Ben Volin

Ben Volin joined the Globe in 2013 as the national NFL reporter, with a focus on the Patriots. During his tenure in Boston, Volin has covered two Patriots Super Bowl runs, Deflategate, and the Aaron Hernandez murder saga.

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 | ON FOOTBALL

These Falcons are having some issues. But they’re still dangerous

By , Globe Staff

The Patriots’ defensive communication definitely will be tested.

NFL discusses anthem demonstrations, but league policy unchanged

By , Globe Staff

Owners, players and league and union reps focused addressing inequalities in the community.

NFL’s top replay official explains ruling on controversial end zone play

By , Globe Staff

Alberto Riveron said the NFL had indisputable evidence to make the call in the fourth quarter of the Patriots-Jets game.

BEN VOLIN | ON FOOTBALL

Dion Lewis looks like he’s finally back to his explosive self

By , Globe Staff

The running back’s numbers Sunday were modest, but he was mighty impressive against the Jets, in a variety of ways.