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Bob Ryan

Bob Ryan is a retired columnist for the Globe’s Sports section whose work appears in the section semi-regularly. He has been writing for the Globe since 1968, covering all of Boston’s sports teams. Ryan is a regular panelist on ESPN’s Sunday morning roundtable, “The Sports Reporters.”

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Bob Ryan

Mark Bavaro was Gronk before Gronk

By , Globe Correspondent

The Danvers product earned a reputation as the best combination pass receiver/blocker at his position.

BOB RYAN

Athletes shouldn’t be pressured to speak on issues of the day

By , Globe Correspondent

If a player chooses to become involved in the public dialogue, it is not without risk.

Bob Ryan

10 theories why NFL TV ratings are down

By , Globe Correspondent

I don’t recall anyone, anywhere predicting anything like this before the season began.

Bob Ryan

Ralph Terry has the book on agony, ecstasy of sports

By , Globe Correspondent

The former Yankees pitcher and professional golfer has co-authored an entertaining read.