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Bob Ford

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Bob Ford is an award-winning sports columnist for The Inquirer. He is a four-time Pennsylvania Sportswriter of the Year, as selected by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association. His work has been cited numerous times by Associated Press Sports Editors judges and he won an Eclipse Award for outstanding coverage of horse racing.

Prior to becoming a columnist at the Inquirer, Ford was the 76ers beat writer for six seasons and then a general assignment feature writer with a specialty in Olympic Sports. In 1995, he was designated a fellow of The Knight Center for Specialized Journalism.

Ford has written sports in the Philadelphia area since 1981 when he served as the Phillies beat writer and later as a general sports columnist for the Delaware County Daily Times.

 
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Latest post: Scariest things in Philly sports - Oct 29 - 11:34 AM
There are times - as the music is blaring at practice, and the robot voice is announcing the next drill, and the flyswatter boys are standing in front of the quarterback, and the running backs are being handed the bright orange anti-fumbling footballs, and the secret staff of sports science analysts are checking their laptops - when you wonder if the whole thing isn't really some elaborate put-on that amuses Chip Kelly.
If the Eagles are going to be successful this season, and not merely interesting in a lab experiment kind of way, the most valuable player on the football team may be Connor Barwin.
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