Brian Duffy

Brian Duffy


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

  Hackers are gaining control of Ring cameras and frightening children

  Streetsboro police looking for man they say conned local business out of thousands of dollars

  Scammers are targeting Dominion Energy customers who are owed a credit on their gas bill

  Streetsboro man claims he was put on unpaid leave by Walmart because he’s in a wheelchair

  Rocky River waiting out a rise in construction prices before building new police station

  Avon Lake considers improving bike lanes to make cycling safer after devastating accidents

  Police working on possible connection of break-ins among 4 West Side communities

  Severe winds whip through Northeast Ohio, taking down trees and knocking out power

  Funeral set for 11-year-old shot and killed at birthday party in Cleveland’s Hough neighborhood

  Community mourns the loss of 11-year-old shot and killed at birthday party in Cleveland’s Hough neighborhood

  88-year-old Ohio army vet uses toy soldier to fight off pit bull that was attacking girl

  Multiple cars ransacked in downtown Cleveland parking lot

  Giving up smoking even after a heart attack or stroke can add years to your life

  Ambitious ODOT I-480 bridge project moving along on schedule in Valley View

  North Ridgeville residents seething after ODOT delays Center Ridge Road widening by a year

  Avon Police run down the Home Depot bandit

Is it possible to pull a positive out of the Myles Garret drama?

  Westlake police warning parents of a potentially dangerous social media platform

  Regular or diet pop can lead to circulatory and digestive issues that can be fatal, study says

  ODOT variable speed limit program reducing accidents on treacherous stretch of I-90

  Winter storm already causing cancellations and delays at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport

  Lorain police investigating after vandals spray paint cars and homes

  AAA warns that we are in the danger zone of car collisions with deer

Seasonal Affective Disorder is real, and it’s dragging Northeast Ohioans down

  Insurance claims related to Solon road construction project are denied

  'Hookers and heroin’ comments land Beachwood mayor in hot seat, but the city leader will keep his job

  A family looks back 10 years after the first bodies were found at the home of Anthony Sowell

  10 years later, Anthony Sowell is still on death row and the taxpayer bill keeps rising

  Columbia Fire Department firefighter and EMT died trying to save others

  10 years after the victims were found on Imperial Avenue serial killer Anthony Sowell remains on death row