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Two Scandals, Big Difference

Wednesday, November 16, 2011, 1:22 PM
Video: Bob Ford of the Inquirer breaks down Saturday's matchup between Penn State and Ohio State, and the difference in the schools' scandals. Read more

Video: How to keep the Eagles moving

Wednesday, November 2, 2011, 12:07 PM
The Inquirer's Bob Ford joins Cinesport's Noah Coslov to discuss the Eagles' recent commitment to the running game and LeSean McCoy's role against the Bears. Read more

Video: Rollins or Madson

Thursday, October 27, 2011, 10:51 AM
Video: If the Phillies can only bring one of the two back, should it be Jimmy Rollins or Ryan Madson? Bob Ford of the Inquirer and Marcus Hayes of the Daily News discuss in the latest episode of That's What He Said. Read more

Video: New owners, no team

Friday, October 21, 2011, 1:29 PM
Video: With the Sixers getting new ownership, CineSport's Noah Coslov and The Inquirer's Bob Ford discuss the immediate impact as the NBA continues its lockout. Read more

Video: Philly's most devastating loss

Friday, October 21, 2011, 10:18 AM
Video: Was the Game 5 NLDS loss to the Cardinals this city’s most devastating loss of the past 25 years? Bob Ford of the Inquirer and Marcus Hayes of the Daily News discuss in the latest episode of That's What He Said. Read more

Conference Follies: College Football Calls The Tune

Thursday, October 20, 2011, 11:45 AM
In New York on Wednesday, doing interviews for this column on the jumbled landscape of college athletic conferences, one of the best perspectives came from Mike Brey, the former Delaware coach who had now been head basketball coach at Notre Dame for 12 years. One of the Big East Conferences’s... Read more

Eagles One Step Back From The Brink

Sunday, October 16, 2011, 4:06 PM
The Eagles, facing a game that could have meant the virtual end of their season, fought back from the brink with a tough, efficient showing against the Washington Redskins on Sunday, embarrassing their division rival in front of a disgruntled home crowd for much of the game. Washington quarterback... Read more

Video: What went wrong for the Phils?

Wednesday, October 12, 2011, 1:07 PM
Video: CineSport's Noah Coslov talks to the Inquirer's Bob Ford about the Phillies disappointing ending to their season. CineSport's Noah Coslov talks to the Philadelphia Inquirer's Bob Ford about the Phillies disappointing ending to their season. Read more

ST. LOUIS REVERIE: Sarge, Pete Jr. and Cool Papa Bell

Tuesday, October 4, 2011, 3:38 PM
On the third base corner outside new Busch Stadium, there is a silent platoon of statues to great Cardinals of the past, and one statue to a native St. Louis player, the great James “Cool Papa” Bell. We’ve got some time before Game 3, so I’ll tell you my Cool Papa Bell story... Read more

Birds or Phils done first?

Wednesday, September 28, 2011, 2:10 PM
Video: CineSport's Noah Coslov asks the Inquirer's Bob Ford if the Eagles' struggles will end their season before the Phillies finish. Read more
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Bob Ford has been writing about Philadelphia sports since 1981, and is still trying to figure it all out. A former beat writer covering the Phillies and the 76ers, Ford became a general sports columnist for the Inquirer in 2003, following in and occasionally falling in the deep footsteps of Bill Lyon, Frank Dolson and many distinguished others. He comes to the Philly.com blogosphere after award-winning success as designer/editor of the fabulous Pen & Pencil Club softball blog. Likes: Palestra, inside-the-park home runs, sunny days. Dislikes: phony people, cloudy days, rewrites. Reach Bob at bford@phillynews.com.

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