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  1. replyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Golfweek

    ... golfers to enjoy courses that are more fun and less intensively cultivated. In other news, the USGA announced that Bob Ford, longtime golf professional at Oakmont (Pa.) Country Club and Seminole Golf Club in Juno Beach, Fla., is the recipient of the ...

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  2. Years in the making, a fundamental overhaul of the Rules of Golf is expected to be revealed in MarchRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 4 | Golf World

    ... rise from $4 million to $5 million and the U.S. Senior Open purse will be $4 million. Murphy also announced that Bob Ford, the long-time head professional at Oakmont (Pa.) C.C. and Seminole G.C., has been named the 2017 Bob Jones Award winner, the ...

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  3. USGA honors Oakmont's retiring golf pro Bob FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Bob Ford's attempt to go quietly into retirement as head golf professional at Oakmont Country Club isn't working. Ford's latest honor is the highest a person can receive from the United States Golf Association the Bob Jones Award, given in recognition of exemplary sportsmanship in golf.

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  4. Bob Ford Selected as 2017 Bob Jones Award WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | PR Newswire

    ... City Council acknowledged Ford's contribution to the community during the 2016 U.S. Open by declaring it "Bob Ford Week." (2014), as well as those who have contributed to the fabric of the game in other meaningful ways, such as About the USGA The ...

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  5. 2017 class announced for Huntsville-Madison County Athletic Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... Willard Brooks, Jr. (Paralympian), Amy Carter (soccer), Kent Chambers (coach), J. Wayne Fears (outdoorsman-writer), Bob Ford (basketball), Mike Good (coach), Eddie Jacques (tennis), Lee Knight (football), Dean Sanders (football), Rick Sirmon (golf) ...

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  6. Ford: Wright coaching for tomorrow todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Philly.com

    Bob Ford is an award-winning sports columnist for the Inquirer. He is a four-time Pennsylvania Sportswriter of the Year, as selected by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association.

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  7. SiriusXM to Provide More Than 34 Hours of Programming from 2017 PGA Merchandise ShowRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2015 | Digital Video Editing

    Most extensive audio coverage available of the annual global golf event in OrlandoLive shows with distinguished PGA Professionals Bob Ford, Hank Haney, David Leadbetter, Jim McLean and Michael BreedSc... /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM today announced its comprehensive programming lineup for listeners nationwide for the 64th PGA Merchandise Show, the golf industry's premier annual event, and on the SiriusXM app. For more info on the channel go to www.SiriusXM.com/SiriusXMPGATOURRadio .

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  8. Scene: Good Shepherd invitational raises $167,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | The Morning Call

    ... eight tennis players and eight pickleball players. It was held in memory of long-time Good Shepherd supporter Bob Ford . Ford, who was involved in the tournament since its inception in the 1980s, died in January. Several members of the Ford family ...

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  9. WPIAL golf championships headed to hallowed grounds of OakmontRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... I am the defending champion." The road to Oakmont started with a phone call early this year from former Oakmont pro Bob Ford to WPIAL executive director Tim O'Malley. Ford wanted to invite the WPIAL to play a championship at Oakmont. O'Malley and ...

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  10. Eternal memories of the KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... famous golfer of all time. World Golf Hall of Famer Carol Semple Thompson and Oakmont Country Club professional Bob Ford could all recall their first or most special encounters with Palmer when they learned of his death. Rocco Mediate, a six-time ...

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  11. CAA football team-by-team previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... play this season for Talley, 73, who is retiring at the end of the year. He's going out like longtime UAlbany coach Bob Ford , who also announced his retirement before his final season. Except, Talley has a much better team for his swan song. ...

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  12. Rohanna runs away with second Pennsylvania Open titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... margin is the largest since the event moved to 54 holes in 1997, and the biggest in the championship since Bob Ford won by seven strokes at Aronimink Golf Club in 1981. “It was fun to be in control of the golf ball out here,” said ...

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  13. Van Sickle takes tough loss as friendly rivals spar at West Penn OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... triple-bogeyed the final hole, then posed for pictures with his first-place trophy and his Oakmont predecessor, Bob Ford. "I feel bad for Robert," he said. "I mean we've all done that. Hate to see anyone finish like that. But it was a little bit of ...

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  14. NBA legend slams Ben SimmonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | The Mercury

    ... him as a point forward." Whatever Thomas's motivations, his views were ridiculed by Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Bob Ford. "Coming from a guy like Isiah - and let's look back over his history a little bit. This is a guy who froze Michael Jordan ...

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  15. Bob Ford: Golf does not belong in the OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Rory McIlroy said he expected to watch some of the Rio Olympics on television but didn't think golf would be among the sports he chose. McIlroy could be watching the Olympic tournament from tee to green if he wanted, but he, along with a number of top professionals, has elected to skip Rio, which offers neither prize money nor world ranking points.

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  16. Ford: Golf does not belong in the OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Philly.com

    Bob Ford is an award-winning sports columnist for the Inquirer. He is a four-time Pennsylvania Sportswriter of the Year, as selected by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association.

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  17. Bob Ford: Time might be right for Dario Saric to join 76ers even if the money is wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | Erie Times News

    Dario Saric, the Croatian power forward drafted by the 76ers in 2014, will be taking a large financial hit if, as reported, he jumps the final year of his contract with a Turkish team and comes to Philadelphia to begin his NBA career. The estimate of what he could eventually lose by signing while still subject to the rookie wage scale ranges from $10 million to $15 million.

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  18. Fuhrer Invitational ends with a sudden-death hole in oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... was known as the Pittsburgh Open. Bradshaw also joins Knapp as the only three-time winner of the event. Oakmont pro Bob Ford is the only player to win the title four times. "I called it in the air," said Bradshaw, a seven-time West Virginia Open ...

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  19. Loran Smith: Fitting U.S. Open victory for 'everyday man' Dustin JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... officials that the championship could not return with the bottleneck over the turnpike not being addressed. So, Bob Ford, the club professional, the story goes, called a wealthy Oakmont member whose name was Stan Druckenmiller with the USGA edict ...

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  20. U.S. Open Merchandise Flies From Shelves As Tournament WrapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... the golfers have moved on to their next tournament, USGA products were going for half price. Oakmont golf director Bob Ford says business boomed all week. "It's going pretty good. Looks like a buying frenzy to me. They've got a little bit of ...

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