Colin Dunlap


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Colin Dunlap: Ishikawa Thinks Replay Will Help People Get Along

Leave it to Pirates first baseman Travis Ishikawa to find a different viewpoint to the newly-implemented replay system in Major League Baseball.

93-7 The Fan–04/02/2014

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New USF Head Basketball Coach Orlando Antigua Ready To Take On Challenge

It’s been quiet a few weeks for the University of South Florida, but after the dust settled the university has finally found their guy to coach the men’s basketball team in former Pitt and current Kentucky assistant coach Orlando Antigua.

93-7 The Fan–04/01/2014

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Bortuzzo: Pens Won’t Lose Focus As Playoffs Approach

The Pittsburgh Penguins have struggled since the Olympic break, but after winning their last two the team appears to be on the right track.

93-7 The Fan–03/31/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Leyland And Bonds Together Again

Better late than never. Indeed, the press conference with Barry Bonds and Jim Leyland before Monday’s Opening Day celebration was delayed, getting started about 20 minutes behind schedule.

93-7 The Fan–03/31/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Pirates And Bonds Did The Right Thing

The Pirates did the right thing. Barry Bonds did the right thing. Now, Monday, the city will experience a great thing.

93-7 The Fan–03/28/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Feeling Apprehensive About Pirates

The page on 2013 has been turned. At some point, we had to do it; had to move on even as the 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates gave us a thrill-a-night ride.

03/24/2014

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Brian Howell: Colorado Good Team, But Miss Dinwiddie

Colin Dunlap previewed the Pitt-Colorado matchup with Brian Howell of the Boulder Daily Camera.

93-7 The Fan–03/17/2014

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Colin Dunlap: One Win Should Satisfy Pitt Fans

Surely some will want more, some might even demand more, but if the Pitt basketball team wins a game and then bows out of the NCAA Tournament in the second round to No. 1-seeded Florida, that’s enough for me to look at this season as a success.

03/17/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Ike Taylor, The Leader

For what some felt were all his braggadocios and vain ways as a young football player; for all the little spats he got in with media members after offering a quick, cantankerous answer, maybe Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor has grown into a leader.

03/13/2014

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Bortuzzo Talks West Coast Trip, Beating The Caps

After a successful home-and-home series against the Washington Capitals where the Penguins earned two wins, the team is off for the next three days.

93-7 The Fan–03/12/2014

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Gov. Corbett Talks Sports With Colin Dunlap

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett is in the middle of his reelection campaign, but that doesn’t stop him from enjoying live sporting events across the state.

03/11/2014

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Steelers Continue To Make Roster Moves

As the 2014 NFL season approaches, the Pittsburgh Steelers continue to make roster moves in order to become compliant under the new salary cap guidelines.

93-7 The Fan–03/10/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Mendenhall Retirement Not A Surprise

Good for Rashard Mendenhall. How many people on Earth — especially at a relatively young age — have the opportunity to wake up and do exactly what they want with each day, all while locked in the safety net of financial security?

03/10/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Focus Really On Fleury, Bylsma

All well and good as the Penguins supplemented their offensive attack with some grit in Goc and versatility in Stempniak at the NHL Trade Deadline on Wednesday. But aren’t we missing the main story here?

03/06/2014

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Pitt AD Steve Pederson Talks University’s First Year In ACC

After almost two full seasons complete in the ACC, one in football and almost one in basketball, Pitt is getting used to its new conference.

93-7 The Fan–03/03/2014

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