James Develin


How three-time Super Bowl champion James Develin got his start in the Philadelphia venture capital scene

Unlikely as it may be, James Develin's disinterest in "The Real Housewives" led him to his post-football career as a venture capitalist. Opting to scroll through Instagram rather than watch the reality TV show that his wife had on, the former New England Patriots fullback and three-time Super Bowl champion stumbled upon Conshohocken-based SeventySix Capital one day.
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Social Media Recap: Former Patriot James Develin Runs Boston Marathon

On Monday, the annual Boston Marathon, at last, made its return to the New England region following a hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Although traditionally scheduled for April, the 125th event took place on Monday and former Patriot and three-time Super Bowl champion James Develin was one of the thousands of participants, running as a member of the Joe Andruzzi Foundation team.
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How Patriots Career Prepared James Develin For First Boston Marathon

Former Patriots fullback James Develin ran the Boston Marathon for the first time Monday, and the 33-year-old said his time in New England helped inspire his efforts. Develin, who retired from the NFL in 2019, finished the 26.2-mile run in 4 hours, 27 minutes, 17 seconds. He ran in support of the Joe Andruzzi Foundation, an organization started by its namesake — a former Patriots offensive lineman — that supports cancer patients and their loved ones.
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Patriots show love for ex-teammate James Develin in Boston Marathon

James Develin's longest run in his NFL career was 31 yards. He ran nearly 1,500 times that distance Monday. The former New England Patriots fullback participated in the 2021 Boston Marathon on Monday, completing the famous 26.2-mile trek from Hopkinton to Boston's Boylston Street in 4 hours, 27 minutes and 17 seconds.

Former Patriots player James Develin finishes 'absolutely surreal' Boston Marathon

BOSTON — "It was awesome, an absolutely surreal experience," former New England Patriots fullback James Develin said after finishing his first marathon. Develin, 33, completed the Boston Marathon on Monday in 4:27:17. "It was really special. I'm really glad that I was able to do it and to raise money...

Former Patriots Fullback James Develin Completes First Boston Marathon

BOSTON (CBS) — As a fullback for the New England Patriots, James Develin used to plow through people when he ran. On Monday, his running style was a little different. That’s because Develin ran his first Boston Marathon, finishing the 26.2-mile course from Hopkinton to Boston in 4:27:17. The 33-year-old, who retired in 2019, sees Boston’s famous race as the Super Bowl of running. “It was a surreal experience,” Develin told WBZ-TV’s Eric Fisher after finishing. “I didn’t know what to expect. This was my first experience at the marathon and it was absolutely awesome from Mile 1 to 26.2. It was...

James Develin takes on new challenge in retirement: the 125th Boston Marathon

When James Develin was on injured reserve in 2019, he woke up every morning to train at a local gym. He was up bright and early at 6 a.m. to stay in football shape. When he started kicking around the idea of running the Boston Marathon, asking trainers if they thought he could do it, the reaction was steadfast: there's no way a 250-pound fullback could handle 26.2 miles.

Patriots-Texans anti-analysis: James Develin running Boston Marathon; Matt Judon making a name as ‘dude with the red sleeves’

It is immediately apparent whenever Matt Judon is on the field for the New England Patriots. Just look for the guy with red sleeves. Yes, for those who have been following all season, Judon is way more than that. He’s a 6-foot-3, 275-pound wrecking ball of a pass rusher who’s made an immediate impact since signing as a free agent this offseason. Four games in, it’s not a stretch to say he’s been the Patriots’ best player on defense.