Brian Duffy

Brian Duffy

Reporter

Cleveland, Ohio

Native Clevelander Brian Duffy is thrilled to be doing what he loves in the city that he loves.

"It's a dream come true to work in the city that I love," he says.

Brian, an Emmy Award winner, is the co-anchor of Cleveland 19 News This Morning. He began his career in the sports department where he’s worked as a reporter and anchor and as the host of Cleveland 19’s Cleveland Browns coverage on Tailgate 19 and The 5th Quarter. Brian also hosted the Cleveland Cavaliers pre-game and post games shows on CLE43.

Brian began his career in Erie, PA where he was the Sports Director at WJET-TV before he made the move to Cleveland in 1999. He was honored with five AP "Best Sportscast" awards.

Born in Euclid and raised in Mayfield Heights, Brian graduated from St. Joseph High School, where he earned several letters in football and basketball. He carried his enthusiasm for sports with him to college at Edinboro University, where he received a B.A. in Communication. In college, he earned three letters in basketball, and ultimately became team captain for the Edinboro Fighting Scots. The Fighting Scots advanced to the NCAA Division II National Tournament during his senior year.

Brian and his wife, Donna, have four children.


Recent Articles by Brian

  Firefighter shot and killed on duty leads to questions about job safety

  Lane closure on I-77 north into downtown expected to cause delays

  Ohio pastor, who called President Trump a ‘gangster’ in letter read on US House floor, getting death threats

  Fairlawn Rehab and Nursing Center to shutter after being ranked as one of country’s worst facilities

  Massillon fire chief, police officer rescue teens trapped in fast-moving water pipeline

  Woman who found Geauga’s Child 26 years ago speaks out as the case has been solved

  Bicyclists urge drivers to be aware following second serious accident in 3 weeks

  Woman charged with murder after leaving newborn in wooded area in Geauga County in 1993

  UPDATE: Northeast Ohio developer arrested after being accused of taking money for home construction and not delivering

  Quest Diagnostics breach exposes personal information of millions of patients

  Trail of carnage: Lorain serial killer charged with murdering Cleveland women

  Summit County residents alarmed over potential dangers posed by Nexus Pipeline

  Do’s and Don’t’s when it comes to Memorial Day picnic leftovers

  Highway worker who survived work zone accident wants you to slow down

  Carjacking victim spent hours in the cold after being ditched by suspects just released from Portage County Jail

  14-year-old Huron twins in kidney failure blast lifesaving plea to public

  Tornado Alley moving east and taking aim at Ohio

  Gun fire rattles Akron pizza shop

  Kirtland Police stress vigilance after dog attacked by coyotes during walk in Penitentiary Glen Reservation

  Latest ripple effect from US, China trade fight could wash up on Cleveland’s shores and impact local businesses

  GM’s $700M to create 450 new jobs in Ohio, including in Parma and Toledo

  Uber and Lyft drivers plan to strike in Northeast Ohio, citing low wages and lack of benefits

  Family dog appears to have foiled baby abduction in Wayne County in Ohio

  Places of worship now insuring themselves against active shooters

  Key fobs and garage door openers have suddenly stopped working for some in North Olmsted

  Family pit bull bites Parma woman after she tries to break up dog fight

  Armed suspect threatens employees while robbing two East Side stores in Cleveland

  Allergies are aggravating Northeast Ohioans more than normal

  Summit County and Lakewood turn on useful digital tool when searching for missing people with disabilities

  Carroll County residents saddened upon learning of the death of 14 year old Jonathon Minard