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

  Ohio working to streamline unemployment benefits application

  Summit County deputies will be patrolling the parks to preach social distancing

  Data suggests the COVID-19 curve is flattening, but hard work remains

  Hudson company scrambling to fill orders for COVID-19 fighting electrostatic sprayers after viral video

  Already working a dangerous job, Ohio police officers try to stay clear of COVID-19

  Don’t avoid gardening and yard work, it could help your mental health in Ohio

  Do you really need to change your clothes in the garage following a trip to the grocery store?

  Businesses and Ohioans who violate stay-at-home order could be punished, Gov. DeWine warns

  Willoughby coffee shops, restaurants hope to stay afloat with carry-out business during coronavirus pandemic

  Coronavirus ‘panic buying’, experts say, is a quest to stay in control

School bus aide indicted on sex charges after Tallmadge Police say he let children 'dig around in his pocket’ for candy

  Ohio schools to close for 3 weeks during coronavirus ‘crisis;’ Gov. DeWine bans gatherings of over 100 people

  Mid-American Conference Commissioner explains decision to bar fans from MAC tourney

  19 First Alert Meteorologists release their spring forecast

  School bus aide facing sex charges after Tallmadge Police say he let children 'dig around in his pocket’ for candy

  Erosion eating into shoreline along Mentor-on-the-Lake

  Coyotes attack and kill family dog in Cleveland’s Little Italy neighborhood

  Trooper chase through Strongsville, Medina ends with rollover crash, 2 arrests

  Former St. Edward and University of Michigan wrestler alleges he was sexually abused in Ann Arbor

  State Police say 2019 was the 2nd deadliest on Ohio roads in the last decade

  Bishop Perez to be installed as Archbishop of Philadelphia

  Akron police looking for suspect tied to 4 robberies on Copley Road

  Downtown Willoughby businesses uneasy over major construction project

  Return to sender; it’s a mail mix up as Twinsburg couple gets 55,000 pieces of mail

  Law enforcement officials point to cooperation among departments after arrest of man accused of Lake County crime spree

  Fake utility workers canvassing Northeast Ohio neighborhoods for next victim

  2 Miami University students tested for possible coronavirus

  Cleveland City Council members say no business discussed during meeting at Dem HQ, just party politics

  West side plagued by a string of armed carjackings

  Residents grill Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams on the Division’s chase policy