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From Boston to Bend, With Love

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Central Oregon’s Biggest Fan

One of Bend’s most vocal ambassadors also happens to be one of the best quarterbacks in NFL history. Drew Bledsoe is a member of the New England Patriots Hall of Fame, a Super Bowl champion and a four-time Pro Bowler who lives here in Bend with his family.

Now retired, the Washington native spends his time taking advantage of all the outdoor recreation here while keeping an eye on his growing winery back home.

In this Boston Herald story  Bledsoe talks about what brought him to Bend and why, when he could live anywhere he wants, he’s chosen to stay.

Ted Taylor
Ted Taylor
Ted Taylor manages COVA's digital content, media relations, PR and social media. He's an award-winning reporter and editor who has worked in newspaper and televisions newsrooms in Nebraska, Colorado, Arkansas and Oregon. A former assistant golf professional, Ted still loves to sneak in a quick 9, but you're more likely these days to find him on the mountain bike trails when he's not spending time with his family. He's called Bend home for 17 years.