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Dunlap: I Like Steve Downie Already

It is all still vivid in my mind as the Penguins get set to begin the 2014-15 season against the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday at the CONSOL Energy Center.

10/08/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Feels Good To Be Wrong Sometimes

Contrary to what some might think, Mea Culpa isn’t the name of some girl from Bloomfield.

08/13/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Final Play Accentuates Big Flaw In Replay

I mind this strange counterbalance Major League Baseball has attempted to strike in terms of how their game is officiated in 2014.

08/03/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Polanco Grinding Through Growing Pains

Even those projected to be the best pros need to learn how to be pros.

07/21/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Few Do, But Noll Deserves Statue

Only the best of the best should be memorialized with a statue.

06/14/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Botterill Real Winner In Pens GM Derby

The Pittsburgh Penguins named a new general manager on Friday.

06/07/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Neil Walker A Curious Case Moving Forward

Make that money, Neil Walker.

05/27/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Taillon’s Injury Allows Chance For Others

Let’s not kid ourselves. Jameson Taillon was supposed to be the man this season.

04/06/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Have Patience With Polanco

Hit the brakes a little bit. Or else, there’s a chance you just might let yourself down.

03/02/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Ryan Clark Was Just Being Blunt

Nothing Ryan Clark says surprises me. Nothing Ryan Clark says should surprise you.

02/07/2014

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Colin Dunlap: You Can Root For Pitt Without Hating Duke

A few years ago while covering the Final Four in Indianapolis, I realized just how polarizing the Duke basketball program could be.

01/26/2014

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Colin Dunlap: What Are You Thinking, Charles Smith?

It would have been better had this Mr. Smith gone to Washington.

01/09/2014

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Colin Dunlap: McCutchen’s Humility Is Astounding

As Pirates centerfielder Andrew McCutchen — the reigning National League Most Valuable Player — nestled into a chair on Sunday at Piratefest for an interview on 93.7 The Fan, I pushed just a tad bit.

12/15/2013

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Colin Dunlap: Officials in Tomlin Incident Must Face Discipline

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin got his. And rightly so. But the gettin’ can’t stop with Mike Tomlin.

12/04/2013

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