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

Dunlap: Matt Murray Isn’t The Problem

To Colin Dunlap, what gives the Penguins the best opportunity to win a three-game series right now against the Nashville Predators is to stick with Matt Murray.


Dunlap: Plan The Parade, Pens Have This Won

There’s going to be a parade. A big one. This city will come to a halt for good reason. The Stanley Cup Final is over.


Dunlap: Can’t Get Down After Game 1 Win

Forget all the doom and gloom surrounding the Penguins and not playing anywhere near their best game; think about it from the other side.


Dunlap: 5 Keys To Game 7 For The Penguins

Here are five things the Penguins must do if they want to march on and face Nashville in the Stanley Cup Final.


Dunlap: Wingels Hit A Show Of Cowardice

The play that left Scott Wilson injured during Game 5 showed the deepest kind of cowardice from Tommy Wingels that an athlete can display.


Dunlap: Fleury Is The Man In Game 4

Run all the Twitter polls you want, but Marc-Andre Fleury has to be the guy in Game 4.


Dunlap: Kessel’s Outbursts Are Tremendous

Phil Kessel’s actions – when they come in the right doses – are something very, very, very effective to the practical nature of making his hockey team better.


Dunlap: Guentzel’s Improbable Story Is Incredible

Who would have thought that Jake Guentzel would be the perfect winger for Sidney Crosby?

93-7 The Fan–05/11/2017

Dunlap: You’re Going To Strikeout Cancer, Jameson Taillon

Colin Dunlap knows that helping people in their deepest time of need is what Pittsburghers do best.


Dunlap: Niskanen Play Wholly Unnecessary

Matt Niskanen might not be a dirty player, but don’t give Colin Dunlap any nonsense about that being anything but a tremendously dirty play.


Dunlap: Lack Of Martavis Bryant News Is Curious

About this time every year, you can count on Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert — a gentleman I genuinely like personally and admire professionally for the job he’s done — saying the same thing on the same subject.

93-7 The Fan–04/24/2017

Dunlap: Ultimate Reaction To Marte Will Be Interesting

How will Pittsburgh perceive and receive the stunningly-talented outfielder upon returning in the middle of July?


Dunlap: The Penguins’ Future Looks Outstanding

There is no question about what the Pittsburgh Penguins can become in the form of an offensive presence over the next few seasons. In fact, it is scary.


Dunlap: Give Me One More, Flower

While Marc-Andre Fleury was the story of Game 1, Colin Dunlap wants to see an encore performance Friday night.


Dunlap: NFL Hypocritical In Las Vegas Matters

The NFL can’t take a hard stance on calling Las Vegas a seedy place anymore.

93-7 The Fan–04/10/2017



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