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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

Interest in this Cup out of this world

By Bob Ryan , Globe correspondent

The US has gotten this far before, but there was something different about the experience in 2014.

Bob Ryan

Spurs truly are the world champions

By Bob Ryan , Globe correspondent

Boris Stankovic must be smiling because the team reigning has, on its 15-man roster, eight players born and raised outside the US.

Bob Ryan

US men’s soccer team should be better by now

By Bob Ryan , Globe correspondent

No one else with anything approaching our population base is so desperate to find high-level purely native players.

Bob Ryan

Throwing the book at baseball’s ‘rules’

By Bob Ryan , Globe correspondent

You and I think we know something about the game, but there is another level of understanding we are not privy to.