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.

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Tom Brady more upbeat as Patriots prepare to face Cowboys

By , Globe Staff

The veteran quarterback appears to have put Sunday’s ragged offensive performance against the Eagles in his rearview mirror.


Dak Prescott? Bill Belichick ‘super impressed’ by Dallas Cowboys’ quarterback

By , Globe Staff

‘Where do you want to start?’ says the Patriots coach of Sunday’s opponent. “They do it all — and he does it all.’’

Jim McBride

Patriots won field position battle because of punter Jake Bailey

By , Globe Staff

Bailey punted eight times and landed six of them inside the Eagles’ 20-yard line Sunday.

Patriots 17, Eagles 10

Patriots have the trick play this time, and it’s the difference against the Eagles

By , Globe Staff

Julian Edelman’s 15-yard pass to Phillip Dorsett in the second quarter was the Patriots’ only touchdown.