Rich Hofmann arrived at the Daily News in 1980 for a job whose status was officially designated as "full-time, temporary." A senior at Penn at the time, he was hired to fill in on the copy desk during a staff illness. The notion of him covering the Eagles or being a columnist did not exist in anyone's imagination. It was supposed to be six weeks and out, but he never left. It is only one of the reasons why so many people have concerns about him as a potential house guest.
Video: With Ryan Howard & Chase Utley out, should the Phillies be nervous? Who's to blame for the 76ers' slide? Which team is better, the Flyers or the Penguins? Rich Hofmann of the Daily News discusses these topics.