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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.
The time has come — Francisco Cervelli injury or not — to get an extended look at Diaz as the Pirates’ every day man behind the plate.
When you think of those Pittsburgh hockey heroes, when you think of the class the Penguins organization exudes, think also of a guy like Danny Kroll.
Something really curious is afoot with Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen — he’s killing it again. Crushing it. Mashing everything pitchers throw in the strike zone and returning to all-star form.
Mike Sullivan was named the head coach of the Pittsburgh Penguins 18 months ago and he’s already the greatest coach in franchise history
Colin Dunlap doesn’t know if P.K. Subban got what he deserved behind the net, but the NHL got exactly what they created.
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.
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.
Forget all the doom and gloom surrounding the Penguins and not playing anywhere near their best game; think about it from the other side.
Here are five things the Penguins must do if they want to march on and face Nashville in the Stanley Cup Final.
The play that left Scott Wilson injured during Game 5 showed the deepest kind of cowardice from Tommy Wingels that an athlete can display.
Run all the Twitter polls you want, but Marc-Andre Fleury has to be the guy in Game 4.
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.
Who would have thought that Jake Guentzel would be the perfect winger for Sidney Crosby?
Colin Dunlap knows that helping people in their deepest time of need is what Pittsburghers do best.
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.
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.
How will Pittsburgh perceive and receive the stunningly-talented outfielder upon returning in the middle of July?
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.
While Marc-Andre Fleury was the story of Game 1, Colin Dunlap wants to see an encore performance Friday night.
The NFL can’t take a hard stance on calling Las Vegas a seedy place anymore.
Calm down and relax. The Pittsburgh Penguins can still win a Stanley Cup without Kris Letang.
Colin Dunlap will ride with Gerrit Cole every single day and will trust him each time he takes the ball.
Colin Dunlap believes too many people are jammed up about the recent form of the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Colin Dunlap feels Matt Murray should be given the free reign to decide how many of these games he wants to play as a tune up to get ready for the postseason.
People love lists. Oh man, do people love lists. That’s why I decided to throw together a nice, tidy little hot and cold list as this week winds to an end.
With not many job battles on the line, here are five of the notable things from the past week at Pirates Spring Training.
When team president Frank Coonelly sat down with “The Fan Morning Show” at LECOM Park on Tuesday, the topic of Kang — still absent from Spring Training workouts — was obviously broached.
Even if someone might not be ready to step in and play right away isn’t it in the Steelers’ best interest to grab a quarterback early on in this draft?
As Pirates’ organization looks at the landscape, there is zero benefit and all risk to the endeavor of permitting their players to play in the WBC.
Colin Dunlap isn’t sure if he can call the Hays bald eagles tough and strong and blue-collar like some others around town have.
Colin Dunlap can get behind State Rep. Rob Matzie if for nothing more than his logical stance on one thing: he wants to bring sports betting to Pennsylvania.
Has Tyler Glasnow done enough to prove he should be the Pirates’ fifth starter this season?
Call me prudish. Call me starchy and staid if you feel like it. That’s fine, it’s cool, I can live with it.
There’s no reason for the timing of this, no rationale behind it, just a few things that, well, have been irking Colin Dunlap.
Colin Dunlap weighs in on a startling revelation about Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown.
Colin Dunlap cannot believe the way some people condemned Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger mentioning that he’s considering retirement.
Stop with this whole, “No matter what the Steelers did, they weren’t going to beat the Patriots anyway because New England was so well coached and Tom Brady played so well” nonsense.
What a week. What a sideshow. What a human, this Antonio Brown. It just never stops with him.
This Antonio Brown-can’t-stay-off-Facebook-Live-while-the head-coach-is-talking thing is so ridiculous because, well, the obvious.
Oh, people have hammered Kevin Colbert. And rightly so.