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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 CBSPittsburgh.com.

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Colin Dunlap: No Excusing Adrian Peterson

Everyone might not agree with me, but I don’t care one bit, so here it is: I resolutely believe Adrian Peterson is a terrible person; just a rotten human being.

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Colin Dunlap: Rooney II In No-Win Situation

I’m afraid, however, Rooney has found himself in a no-win situation; where there’s no way he can look good.

93-7 The Fan–09/11/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Walker Autograph Story Way Overblown

There really is no Neil Walker autograph controversy.

93-7 The Fan–09/06/2014

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Tim Neverett: Off-Season Big For Alvarez

Pirates broadcaster Tim Neverett joined Colin Dunlap Saturday on Bucco Talk.

93-7 The Fan–09/06/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Cutch Needs To Start Taking Care Of Cutch

If I’m Andrew McCutchen, that’s my stance — and a very hardline one — toward Major League Baseball as I sit and ponder some thoughts in the aftermath of what happened in St. Louis on Wednesday.

09/04/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Uncovering The Verlander Story

What’s all the fuss about? I mean, haven’t you ever seen someone naked before? Haven’t you ever seen two people naked before? Haven’t you ever seen a model in the nude — in a magazine [...]

09/01/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Quit Your Complaining About The Traffic

Pittsburgh has four major sports — football, baseball, hockey and complaining.

93-7 The Fan–08/28/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Hurdle Must Ride With Pedro

I like Ike – but not nearly as much as Pedro. Actually, it isn’t even close when measuring those gentlemen as baseball players.

08/25/2014

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Steve Blass: Tough To Top Harrison As Pirates MVP

Pirates broadcaster Steve Blass joined Colin Dunlap Saturday on Bucco Talk.

93-7 The Fan–08/23/2014

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Colin Dunlap: To Put It Bluntly, These Two Steelers Were Incredibly Dumb

I know McKnight Road can be a stressful place, but the arrest on Wednesday afternoon of Steelers running backs Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount by Ross Township Police has to be one of the most boneheaded exhibitions by professional athletes in our city in quite some time.

08/21/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Thanks, Mayor Sophie

I probably should have written this sooner. My bad.

08/17/2014

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Bob Walk On Worley Transformation

Pirates broadcaster Bob Walk joined Colin Dunlap Saturday on Bucco Talk.

93-7 The Fan–08/16/2014

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Colin Dunlap: I Would Bet On Charlie Morton Down Stretch

Charlie Morton wasn’t good on Sunday. But at this point, as Morton’s record has dipped to 5-11 and he lasted just five innings on Sunday in an 8-2 loss to the Padres, I’m ready to [...]

08/11/2014

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John Wehner: Alvarez Will Be Fine At First Base

Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez took some reps at first base during batting practice Friday.

93-7 The Fan–08/09/2014

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Pirates Considering A Move To First Base For Pedro Alvarez

With 24 errors this year and throwing issues resembling those that Steve Sax and Chuck Knoblauch went through, the rumblings of moving Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez to first base have begun.

93-7 The Fan–08/04/2014

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