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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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Boy Seeking Autograph Gets Letter From Pirates Asking For Money

A letter from the Pirates to a young boy seeking an autograph from second baseman and Pittsburgh native Neil Walker is creating a buzz on social media.

09/06/2014

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Andrew McCutchen On Cover Of Sports Illustrated

For the second time in his career, Pittsburgh Pirates and reigning National League MVP Andrew McCutchen will be on the regional cover of Sports Illustrated.

93-7 The Fan–09/02/2014

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Jeff Locke Cleared Of Any Connection To Alleged Game Fixing

A report has surfaced of a small-time sports handicapper claiming that he, in connection with Pirates Starting Pitcher Jeff Locke, had been fixing games. As you’ll read in this report, Locke was cleared of any connection to the handicapper who made these accusations.

93-7 The Fan–08/13/2014

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Report: Roethlisberger Initially Unhappy With Steelers’ Draft Class

Heading into the 2014 NFL Draft, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger let it be known that he wanted the team to draft a tall wide receiver that he could utilize in the red zone.

93-7 The Fan–05/28/2014

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Union Ruling Comes At Bad Time For NCAA

They’re battling in courtrooms, and could one day meet over a bargaining table. About the only things the two sides in the debate over big-time college athletics agree on is that things are changing.

03/27/2014

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High Praise For Pitt’s Aaron Donald Leading Up To NFL Draft

Leading up to the NFL Combine, there has been much speculation about how Pitt Star and reigning Defensive Player of the Year Aaron Donald will measure out.

93-7 The Fan–02/21/2014

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Sports Illustrated: Pirates Have Failed To Hold Up Their End Of Bargain

It has been noted time and time again around here that the Pirates haven’t been very active on the free agent market while also losing key players from their playoff run last year. Now Sports Illustrated is weighing in with a not-so-favorable opinion saying that the Pirates have failed to hold up their end of the bargain.

93-7 The Fan–02/03/2014

Matt Niskanen

‘Salary Cap Hell': How Will Pens GM Shero Escape?

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — While head coach Dan Bylsma evaluates his Penguins in the infancy of 2013-14 training camp, general manager Ray Shero must make his own tough decisions with the team on track to exceed the new NHL salary cap.

93-7 The Fan–09/13/2013

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Pirates To Be Featured On Sports Illustrated Cover

Curse or no curse, the Pittsburgh Pirates are going to be on the national cover of Sports Illustrated.

09/04/2013

Jarvis Jones

Could Steelers Rookie LB Jones Be The Next James Harrison?

LATROBE, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — A defense that topped the league statistically even in a non-playoff year probably doesn’t have many weaknesses, but the Steelers believe 2013 first-round draftee Jarvis Jones can fix one of their bigger ones.

93-7 The Fan–08/05/2013

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Pirates Didn’t Get Sweep, But Fans Still Thrilled With Team’s Success

Pirates’ fans who brought brooms to the last game of the series with Cardinals might not have gotten their five-game sweep, but they’re still thrilled with how the team is doing.

08/01/2013

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Grilli Featured On New Sports Illustrated Cover

A Pittsburgh Pirate is being featured on one of two Sports Illustrated covers for their MLB second half preview edition.

07/17/2013

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NBA Draft Expert Convinced Steven Adams Goes In First Round

With Steven Adams declaring for the NBA Draft after only one season at Pitt, there was much speculation about whether or not he was making a mistake and leaving too soon. Sports Illustrated’s NBA Draft Expert Chris Mannix though saw a side of Adams at the NBA Draft Combine that suggests has stock has really risen.

05/22/2013

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Colin Dunlap With The Altoona Mirror’s Neil Rudel

Lots of issues going on at State College surrounding the Penn State football program.

93-7 The Fan–05/17/2013

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