Kirk McEwen

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If you’ve ever tuned in the FM dial in the Washington, D.C. and Baltimore area, chances are you’ve heard Kirk. He’s been an giant of the rock ‘n’ roll music airwaves on iconic stations DC 101 and 98 Rock in Baltimore, spending the past 10 years as part of the Kirk, Mark and Lopez Morning Show, honored in 2004 as the best morning show in Baltimore.

In addition to music, Kirk has a strong connection to sports, extending all the way back to his childhood. In 1977, the first year that Major League Baseball sponsored the Pitch, Hit & Run Contest, he finished second in the entire nation for 12-year-olds, winning a trip to the All-Star Game at Yankee Stadium. He went on to cover the Atlanta Olympics in 1996 and the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

A self-proclaimed “military brat,” whose father served in the U.S. Air Force, Kirk was born in Berlin – the youngest of six kids. He’s the younger brother of former CBS “This Morning” personality Mark McEwen. His hometown is Crownsville, Md., located between D.C. and Baltimore, but he’s already fallen in love with Tampa Bay (where he can seen tooling around town in his green 1974 dune buggy).

Kirk’s also multi-talented, with a side career in stand-up comedy. He’s opened for such acts as Daniel Tosh, Tommy Davidson and Larry the Cable Guy. He also fronts his own rock band.

Kirk’s View: “I love taking a look at things and putting my spin on ‘em!  Tampa Bay’s got the teams, the fans and now The Fan!  I’m excited to be in on the ground floor!”

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Kirk McEwen’s Tips on Winning … at Fantasy Basketball!

Fantasy Football? Everybody plays that and everyone has an opinion about it. But Fantasy Basketball? Now there’s a game worth checking out.

98.7 The Fan–11/21/2014

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Kirk McEwen on the NBA: Agree or Disagree?

The NBA is only a few weeks into the 2014-15 schedule and it’s time to take a closer look at what’s going on with the roundball. Here are five observations from this fan on the young season thus far.

98.7 The Fan–11/18/2014

Kirk & Kage (Photo: Shani Valencia)

Kirk & Kage Throw A Bachelor Party For Kevin Shafer [Video]

Kirk & Kage threw a Bachelor Party for Kevin Shafer and bought him a few goodies. Little did Kevin Shafer know that they bought him a personal stripper dance… but little did he know it […]

98.7 The Fan–11/05/2014

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Kirk’s Open Letter to Mike Glennon

Dear Mike, Hey man, congratulations! Congratulations on the win in Pittsburgh and for playing the Saints tough last Sunday. That was exciting football and even though the Bucs came out on the short end of […]

98.7 The Fan–10/08/2014

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(AUDIO) Kirk And Kage Recap Last Night’s WWE Raw

Updated on 10/1 Check out Corey Graves & Cali in the Raw Recap that took place on September 30th. Since Kirk and Kage have taken over the morning spot on 98.7 The Fan, segments such […]

98.7 The Fan–09/23/2014

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Kirk McEwen on Ravens Firing Ray Rice!

The word came down today that the Ravens have terminated the contract of RB Ray Rice. This only hours after that disturbing video was released by TMZ showing exactly what happened inside that elevator in […]

98.7 The Fan–09/08/2014

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(POLL) NFL & Your Girl

We know that women make up nearly half of NFL fans. What are your habits when it comes to watching with your girl? Will your woman watch Thursday Night Football with you? This isn’t even […]

98.7 The Fan–09/03/2014

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PODCAST: Kirk McEwen Loves Draft Kings!

Kirk McEwen lllllloves his Draft Kings. Special Ed caught him setting his line-ups at Buffalo Wild Wings over the weekend and realized how intense he is! He says he always has to check lineups before […]

98.7 The Fan–09/02/2014

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Home, James!

I am so happy for Cleveland! For once they got it right. Lebron James is being returned to it’s rightful owner and that’s the citizens of Cleveland. Sure, Akron’s his home, but let’s be honest; […]

98.7 The Fan–07/11/2014



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