Profile: Bob Ide -

Profile: Bob Ide

Bob Ide is in his 25th year of broadcasting sports in Northeastern PA. His new title as the FOX56 sports Director takes him back to his passion of covering local sports. Over the last 5 years he has been the host of "The Great Outdoors" while also leading the way for the live production of the local sports seen on My Network TV. In his new role Bob will continue to grow the live local sports, host the new show "The Fifth Quarter" and will be a regular contributor of the FOX56 Sports Show.

Bob has always been a leader in the coverage of local sports dating back all the way to his duties at WYOU TV in the 1990's. The Fifth Quarter will focus on all of the big high school football games in our area. It will feature expert analysis from the regions top followers of the local sport.

Bob is a member of the Marywood University alumni board as well as the Pacer Club. He his a big fan of Notre Dame, all Philadelphia teams, and all the local sports. You can contact Bob at or @fox56sports on twitter.