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Monday, April 20, 2009

NFL Mock Draft Story.
"What if You Could Draft Anyone Who Ever Lived?"

From WDVE Radio 102.5 FM-Pittsburgh
By Gene Collier / Sports Writer, Comedian


Gene Collier tells a very witty and funny comedy story about the NFL Draft. "What if you could draft anyone who ever lived?" Pittsburgh sports columnist/comedian Gene Collier and his sports writer buddies did just that with their NFL Mock Draft.

This story is timeless and always funny and you will never guess who is still on the board at #6 for the Eagles.

Here is an audio/video clip of Gene Collier's appearance on Pittsburgh's WDVE radio morning show in Pittsburgh. This bit is over 12 years old and is legendary in Pittsburgh and has gained national attention. We hope you enjoy and turn your fans, viewers, listeners and readers onto this very funny sports comedy story.

Gene Collier Bio:
A well known feature columnist for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Gene is legendary for his dry, humorous views on sports and living life. His stand-up comedy ponders about and pokes fun at his town, it's inhabitants and his own family life. Gene writes sports columns three or four times a week at the pleasure

Gene Collier has written sports, politics, and media criticism in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia for more than 30 years and has twice been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize, losing spectacularly both times.

He has a journalism degree from Penn State. Gene has been a popular guest on area radio stations including the WDVE Radio's Morning Show, delivering his comical views on Pittsburgh and its sports teams

Gene's comedy lampoons family life, media culture, music, sports, and politics.

Gene’s writing popularity has led into a secondary career as a stand-up comic and corporate speaker.

NFL Draft Comedy Bit. What if You Could Draft Anybody Who Ever Lived
Gene Collier's Web Site:

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Archives of Gene Collier's nationally recognized annual "Trite Trophy" Column dishonoring the worst cliche of the year in sports. Read all of them at Gene's Collier's web site GeneCollier.com.

Credit and thank you to 102.5 WDVE Radio in Pittsburgh. The audio you hear is from Gene Collier's visit to the morning radio show many years ago. Gene is still a regular guest on the show.

WDVE Radio Web Site

WDVE Radio Morning Show

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