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Archive: March, 2012

Video: Are the Phillies ready for Opening Day?

Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 12:25 PM
Video: Can the Phillies start the season strong despite the absence of Chase Utley and Ryan Howard? Should the season-ending injury to Ryan Madson affect Cole Hamels' approach to contract negotiations? Inquirer columnist Bob Ford gives his take on the Phillies. Read more

Video: Crucial stretch for 76ers

Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 12:09 PM
Video: Defense is the main focus for the 76ers as they prepare for a crucial three-game stretch vs. the Knicks, Celtics & Spurs. CineSport's Noah Coslov & the Inquirer's Bob Ford discuss. Read more

That's What He Said: Filling the Howard void

Friday, March 16, 2012, 11:26 AM
Video: With Ryan Howard out for the first two months of the season who will step up and fill the void for the Phils? The Inquirer's Bob Ford and the Daily New's Marcus Hayes discuss. Read more

Should the Eagles go after Peyton Manning?

Thursday, March 8, 2012, 2:39 PM
Video: Is Peyton Manning an option for the Eagles this season? Bob Ford of the Inquirer and Marcus Hayes of the Daily News discuss the positives and negatives of signing Manning. Read more

Video: NCAA March Madness: Philly Style

Wednesday, March 7, 2012, 2:28 PM
Video: Are Temple, Drexel, St. Joe's, La Salle, Penn, and Villanova worthy of an NCAA Tournament bid? CineSport's Noah Coslov and the Philadelphia Inquirer's Bob Ford to discuss their tournament chances. 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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