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Archive: December, 2011

"That's What He Said": Making Sixers predictions

Friday, December 23, 2011, 6:10 PM
Video: How many games will the Sixers win this season? 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

Philadelphia Sports 2012 Needs

Thursday, December 22, 2011, 12:16 PM
What do the Phillies, Flyers, Sixers and Eagles need in 2012? The Inquirer's Bob Ford offers his take in his weekly video chat with Cinesport's Noah Coslov. Read more

Ford: Anyone but Young as Vick's backup

Thursday, December 8, 2011, 5:03 PM
The Inquirer's Bob Ford says the Eagles need a better option than Vince Young as a backup quarterback to injury-prone Michael Vick. Read more

Eagles: Front Office Hiding In Back Room

Monday, December 5, 2011, 8:58 AM
The Eagles dressed 46 professional football players for Thursday’s twilight special in CenturyLink Field in Seattle, and it’s fair to say that the 43 of them who made their way onto the field didn’t have a great game. The exact failures in the 31-14 loss have been picked over like... 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 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

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