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Archive: January, 2012

That's What He Said: What's the Sixers' ceiling?

Thursday, January 26, 2012, 5:44 PM
If things fall their way, how far can the Sixers go this season? Bob Ford of the Inquirer and Marcus Hayes of the Daily News discuss. Read more

Video: Is Villanova invading athletes' privacy?

Wednesday, January 25, 2012, 1:05 PM
Video: Villanova University is forcing its athletes to have their social media accounts monitored by university officials. CineSport's Noah Coslov and the Inquirer's Bob Ford discuss. Read more

That's What He Said: Bob or Bryz?

Thursday, January 19, 2012, 11:23 AM
Video: How should Peter Laviolette handle the Flyers’ goalie situation? The Daily News' Marcus Hayes and Bob Ford of the Inquirer discuss in the latest episode of That's What He Said. Read more

Video: Phillies need Cole Hamels

Wednesday, January 18, 2012, 4:33 PM
Video: Inquirer columnist Bob Ford discusses why the Phillies need to keep Cole Hamels in red pinstripes for the long term. Read more

That's What He Said: Papelbon an upgrade?

Thursday, January 12, 2012, 2:42 PM
In this week's episode of That's What He Said, Bob Ford of the Inquirer and Marcus Hayes of the Daily News discuss whether Jonathan Papelbon is an upgrade at closer over Ryan Madson. Read more

Video: The Sixers bandwagon

Wednesday, January 11, 2012, 1:15 PM
Video: The Philadelphia 76ers are off to a 7-2 start, but do they need a real superstar to be a legit threat? The Inquirer's Bob Ford discusses the Sixers' early success. Read more

Andy Reid gets no love in Philadelphia

Wednesday, January 4, 2012, 1:56 PM
Andy Reid will remain as the head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles despite a disappointing season. The Inquirer's Bob Ford discusses Eagles president Jeffrey Lurie's decision to keep the embattled coach around for another season. 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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