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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 Says Let the March Madness Begin

The month of March is a breath of fresh air, especially when it really starts to kick in. After the confetti fell on the Seahawks in early February, sports fan have had to exist on [...]

98.7 The Fan–03/09/2014

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(AUDIO) Aries Spears Brings His Comedy to the Kirk & Dinger Morning Show

Funnyman Aries Spears visited the Kirk & Dinger Morning Show on Friday. He’ll be performing at the Tampa Improv over the weekend. Spears is a Chicago native who discovered his ability to make crowds laugh [...]

98.7 The Fan–03/07/2014

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Kirk McEwen on Selfish Captains

What a weird month or so it’s been for Marty St. Louis and the Lightning. First, he’s left off Team Canada and makes a huff when it looks like he won’t be going to Sochi [...]

98.7 The Fan–03/05/2014

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KDMS Roundtable: JFK Movie, Rob Ryan, The Bachelor, & Jim Harbaugh

Today’s topics on the Kirk & Dinger Roundtable: 1) A movie featuring JFK, RFK, & Marilyn Monroe won’t come out. Would you be able to watch the tape? 2) New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Rob [...]

98.7 The Fan–03/05/2014

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Kirk McEwen’s 2014 AL East Projected Finish

How do they do it? How is it that the Rays win 90 games year in and year out on such a measly payroll? You really have to give all the credit to Manager Joe [...]

98.7 The Fan–03/04/2014

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(POLL) Does Tiger Have Anything Left In The Tank?

Today on the Weigh-In, Kirk & Dinger debate whether Tiger Woods will ever win another major title. Tiger withdrew from The Honda Classic Sunday in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida due to back spasms. He is [...]

98.7 The Fan–03/04/2014

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WOULD YOU RATHER Trade Marty St. Louis Or Darrelle Revis?

If you had to keep just one, who would you rather trade away from Tampa Bay? Lightning captain Martin St. Louis, or Buccaneers cornerback Darrelle Revis? Call the Kirk & Dinger Morning Show now at [...]

98.7 The Fan–02/28/2014

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Kirk Says Get Off Revis Island

Tampa Bay must part ways with Darrelle Revis! It’s strictly business, nothing personal of course. By all accounts Revis rushed to get back on the field for Greg Schiano and his teammates even as the [...]

98.7 The Fan–02/27/2014

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Pro Football Player Stephanie McKinney Joins Kirk & Dinger

Our investigative reporters have found the REAL female football pioneer…Stephanie McKinney! She played for the Eastern Kentucky Drillers of the Continental Indoor Football League (CIFL), and is now the team’s Marketing Executive. She joins Kirk [...]

98.7 The Fan–02/27/2014

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WEIGH-IN: Is It Time To Part Ways With Darrelle Revis?

Today on the Weigh-In, NFL teams have been calling the Buccaneers for interest in cornerback Darrelle Revis. Is it worth it to part ways with Revis already after one season? Is it too soon and [...]

98.7 The Fan–02/26/2014