Colin Dunlap

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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

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Dunlap: State Rep. Gets It Right With Sports Gambling

Colin Dunlap can get behind State Rep. Rob Matzie if for nothing more than his logical stance on one thing: he wants to bring sports betting to Pennsylvania.

93-7 The Fan–02/16/2017

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Dunlap: Make Glasnow Fifth Starter Now

Has Tyler Glasnow done enough to prove he should be the Pirates’ fifth starter this season?


BOSTON, MA - FEBRUARY 07: Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots drinks beer during the Super Bowl victory parade on February 7, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Patriots defeated the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in overtime in Super Bowl 51. (Photo by Billie Weiss/Getty Images)

Dunlap: Gronk’s Act Is Unflattering

Call me prudish. Call me starchy and staid if you feel like it. That’s fine, it’s cool, I can live with it.

93-7 The Fan–02/08/2017

Head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots watches his team play the Buffalo Bills during the first half at New Era Field on October 30, 2016 in Buffalo, New York.

Dunlap: I’m Tired Of Some Things In Sports

There’s no reason for the timing of this, no rationale behind it, just a few things that, well, have been irking Colin Dunlap.


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Dunlap: A Startling Revelation, Even For Antonio Brown

Colin Dunlap weighs in on a startling revelation about Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown.


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Dunlap: Roethlisberger’s Words Were Absolutely Perfect

Colin Dunlap cannot believe the way some people condemned Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger mentioning that he’s considering retirement.


FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 22:  Logan Ryan #26 of the New England Patriots attempts to break up a pass inteded for Cobi Hamilton #83 of the Pittsburgh Steelers during the fourth quarter in the AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium on January 22, 2017 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Dunlap: Steelers Flubs Just As Much The Story

Stop with this whole, “No matter what the Steelers did, they weren’t going to beat the Patriots anyway because New England was so well coached and Tom Brady played so well” nonsense.


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Dunlap: Give Me More Antonio Brown

What a week. What a sideshow. What a human, this Antonio Brown. It just never stops with him.

93-7 The Fan–01/18/2017

KANSAS CITY, MP - JANUARY 15:  Head coach Mike Tomlin of the Pittsburgh Steelers looks on against the Kansas City Chiefs during the first half in the AFC Divisional Playoff game at Arrowhead Stadium on January 15, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Dunlap: Tomlin’s Postgame Words Were Perfect

This Antonio Brown-can’t-stay-off-Facebook-Live-while-the head-coach-is-talking thing is so ridiculous because, well, the obvious.


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Dunlap: Kevin Colbert Deserves Some Praise

Oh, people have hammered Kevin Colbert. And rightly so.

93-7 The Fan–01/11/2017

Head coach Mike Tomlin of the Pittsburgh Steelers stands on the field prior to the AFC Wild Card Playoff game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on January 9, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Dunlap: Appreciate The Steelers Coaching Situation Today

With the annual dismissal of NFL coaches, do Steelers fans appreciate the stability the team has had with only three head coaches since 1969?


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Dunlap: Bradshaw’s Legacy In Pittsburgh Is Baffling

How in the world did Terry Bradshaw, a conquering football hero at one time in this town, manage to fritter away what was just about impossible?


PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 25:  Antonio Brown #84 of the Pittsburgh Steelers runs up field after making a catch in the fourth quarter during the game against the Baltimore Ravens at Heinz Field on December 25, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Dunlap: You Aren’t Hating On Antonio Brown Today, Huh?

Colin Dunlap asks: “You done hating on Antonio Brown?”


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Dunlap: What’s The End Game For Burfict?

After this past Sunday’s Steelers game, does it appear to you — does it appear to anyone — Vontaze Burfict is getting any closer to wising up?


CLEVELAND, OH - DECEMBER 11: Head coach Marvin Lewis of the Cincinnati Bengals helps warm up his receivers prior to the game against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium on December 11, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Dunlap: Marvin Lewis Is An Enabler

Marvin Lewis sure seems to be a guy who allows some of his players to act like miscreants.

93-7 The Fan–12/19/2016


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