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Archive: April, 2012

Video: Philly’s best rivalry

Friday, April 27, 2012, 11:04 AM
Video: What is the city’s best current rivalry? Marcus Hayes of the Daily News and Bob Ford of the Inquirer discuss. Read more

Video: Who's the most beloved Philadelphia athlete?

Wednesday, April 25, 2012, 1:13 PM
Video: Who makes the list as the most loved in all of Philadelphia sports history? Is there a current Philly athlete who could eventually be held to that standard? The Inquirer's Bob Ford discusses. Read more

Best & worst of Reid

Friday, April 20, 2012, 2:09 PM
Video: Marcus Hayes of the Daily News and Bob Ford of the Inquirer discuss the best and worst Eagles draft picks during the Andy Reid era. Read more

Video: Will the Sixers Miss the NBA Playoffs?

Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 12:36 PM
Video: Are the 76ers on the verge of missing the NBA Playoffs? CineSport's Noah Coslov and the Inquirer's Bob Ford discuss how many wins the Sixers need to make the playoffs. Read more

Courting danger at the Final Four

Monday, April 2, 2012, 8:00 AM
NEW ORLEANS -- For the most part, writing about sports is not that dangerous a profession. There are the inherent risks that come from a lot of airplane flights – mostly involving upper respiratory infections – but no more than any other job that requires regular travel. In more than 30... 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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