Former Steeler Tunch Ilkin to host autograph sessions for his book
Former Pittsburgh Steeler Tunch Ilkin will participate in a pair of signings for his new book “In the Locker Room: Tales of the Pittsburgh Steelers from the Playing Field to the Broadcast Booth.”
Catch him at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 29 at Riverstone Books, 8850 Covenant Ave. in McCandless and at 7 p.m. Dec. 6 at Mystery Lovers Bookshop, 514 Allegheny River Blvd. in Oakmont.
As a Steelers broadcaster, analyst and former offensive tackl, Ilkin has lived and breathed Pittsburgh football for the better part of the last four decades.
Ilkin played from 1980-92, appearing in two Pro Bowls. He has served as a Steelers broadcaster and analyst for the past 20 years and is host of the long-running “In the Locker Room” radio show with former teammate Craig Wolfley on ESPN 970.
In the publication with Scott Brown, a freelance writer who has authored or coauthored several sports books, Ilkin provides insight into the Steelers’ inner sanctum, featuring conversations with players past and present as well as off-the-wall anecdotes.
The book is $19.95
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