Columnist

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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Magazine | Perspective

Bob Ryan on Larry Bird: ‘He possessed a total game’

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In an excerpt from his new memoir, “Scribe,” the legendary Globe columnist covers the legendary Boston Celtic.

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Derek Jeter also impresses fellow icons

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No one appreciates what he has done, and how he has done it, better than those in his shoes.

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Barbaric nature of football is troubling

By , Globe Correspondent

Football says “America” to the world. What does that say about Us?

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Marvin Barnes: What a talent, what a waste

By , Globe correspondent

Basketball came easy to him, but the game of life was a much different story.