Colin grew up in Sharpsburg and Aspinwall and attended Fox Chapel Area High High School. He graduated from West Virginia University and then came back home to write for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. While there, he covered the Pirates, area college football and basketball, and the prep sports scene. Colin joined The Fan when it launched in February 2010 as a weekend show host. He also serves as a featured sports columnist for CBSPittsburgh.com.
Steelers coach Mike Tomlin got his. And rightly so. But the gettin’ can’t stop with Mike Tomlin.
This weekend of college football was one heck of a ride.
A crazy thing happened on the way to rookie outside linebacker Jarvis Jones chasing Jason Worilds out of a job.
Evgeni Malkin needs to start showing up bigger. Think Wednesday night might provide some incentive? Let’s hope so.
It’s so simple, so sexy and so easy to watch the skilled players on a football field.
For all of us here in Pittsburgh, however, he’s already earned a lot more. Award or no award, Clint Hurdle has become one of us.
Issues don’t always have to be so polarizing.
Few know what truly happened between Dolphins players Richie Incognito and Jonathan Martin that forced the former to be suspended and the latter to leave the team after claiming he was a victim of continual bullying.
Tom Brady is really, really good. He ain’t that good.
There’s a place at the table in Pittsburgh for soccer. Just how big of a place? That is the decisive question.
This Steelers season cannot be salvaged. Just forget it. All is lost; it is done, over.
Bullying is a real problem. Know what’s worse? Crying wolf about it.
There have been a lot of questions surrounding Pirates pitcher — and free agent — A.J. Burnett since the Pirates’ season ended.
The future is here; the wait is over. Or at least it looks that way with the Pittsburgh Steelers’ backfield.
We get to witness brilliance. Not everyone in the sports world does, but fans here in Pittsburgh do, two times over. Please, do yourself a favor. Don’t take a moment of this for granted.