Mostly Credited As: Bob Ryan
Birth Name: Robert Patrick Ryan
Date Of Birth: February 21, 1946 (Age 68)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Trenton, NJ
Long-time sportswriter for the Boston Globe who is well-known to ESPN viewers as a long-time panelist on the discussion shows Around the Horn and The Sports Reporters. Trademarks on the show are his laid-back demeanor and less than eloquent speaking style.
There are no news items yet
Graduated from Boston College in 1968 with a degree in History.
Considered one of the premiere basketball sportswriters in the nation from his years of covering the Boston Celtics.
Went to work as a sports intern at the Boston Globe on the same day as future ESPN colleague Peter Gammons.
Bob Ryan Quotes
Ryan: I don't like my own voice. In fact, I hate it.