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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

NFL players who say they would die on the football field are stupid, not brave

By , Globe Correspondent

Too bad the people who should have seen “Concussion” stayed away.

Bob Ryan

Dustin Pedroia may be second to none among Red Sox second basemen

By , Globe Correspondent

He’s already got more career doubles than Bobby Doerr and he will wind up scoring more runs.

Bob Ryan

Red Auerbach would’ve loved Gordon Hayward

By , Globe Correspondent

Hayward is a Hoosier through and through, with cerebral acuity to complement his athletic gifts.

Bob Ryan

Can a James Harden-Chris Paul backcourt work? And other notes

By , Globe Correspondent

Perhaps they should sit down with Jerry West and Gail Goodrich, followed by a chat with Walt Frazier and Earl Monroe.