Tony Zarrella

A three-time Emmy Award-winning journalist, Tony Zarrella joined our team in 2006, and anchors the weeknight 6 p.m.and 11 p.m. sportscasts, as well as Sports Extra at 10:45 p.m. He's also the host of the "Tailgate 19" Browns pregame show on Sundays throughout the football season. Tony began his career in Midland, Texas in 1987, where he covered the rescue of little Jessica McClure from a backyard well. Since then, he's been fortunate enough to land a front-row seat to some of the most memorable moments in sports, covering Super Bowls, multiple Stanley Cup Finals, American and National League Championship Series, heavyweight championships, numerous NCAA tournaments, and the Olympics. A native of Boston, and graduate of Emerson College, Tony has also worked in Denver, Pittsburgh, Miami, Syracuse and Providence. He is very active in the community, dedicating his time to the Up Side of Downs, and has started charity events for Big Brothers/Big Sisters, and the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Tony lives on the west side with his wife Denise, daughter Gianna, son Anthony, and dogs Buddy and Skoobie.

Recent Articles by Tony

  Trevor Bauer Twitter meltdown: Indians pitcher shuts down interview when asked about social media (video)

Trevor Bauer apologizes (sort of) for Twitter barrage

NBA investigating Cavs, could strip team of first-round pick

Cavs looking to end streak

Tristan returns, but Cavs still crushed on boards

NFL Rooney Rule: Questions raised after several black coaches fired

Williams to interview for Browns job

Mayfield: ‘You’re supposed to play with emotion’

Cavs stung by Hornets

Browns having fun, but Baker has message

Tribe trades: Are roster moves going to build a better, more competitive ball club?

Cavs' Tristan Thompson falls hard in loss to Milwaukee Bucks

Cavs cut down the Nets in final seconds

Kitchens has Baker’s back

Westbrook triple-double leads Thunder past Cavs

Baker Mayfield: ‘No regrets’ regarding harsh take on Hue

Cavs get sloppy, pay the price

Road warriors! Cavs finally win away from Cleveland

Road woes continue for Cavs

Cavs plan video tribute to LeBron