Daryl Ruiter | 92.3 The Fan

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Cleveland Browns beat writer and member of the Pro Football Writers of America | Over the past 17 years, Ruiter has covered major sporting events including the Cleveland Browns, Indians, Cavaliers, ALDS, ALCS, NBA Playoffs, NBA Finals, and more.

Ruiter joined WKRK-FM Sports Radio 92.3 The Fan in Aug. 2011 as the station’s Browns beat reporter and web editor. In 2012, Ruiter was accepted as a member of the Professional Football Writers of America.

Ruiter, who grew up in northeast Ohio, spent 12 years with Metro Networks as a sports anchor and reporter. Ruiter also worked for WKNR where he served in a variety of capacities including as the Browns beat reporter, update anchor and a producer.

Ruiter departed WKNR in September of 2010 for the Digital Sports Network, which was partnered with Cleveland.com, where he assumed the role of assistant program director, show host and reporter before joining 92.3 The Fan.

In addition to a stint with MLB.com Radio during the 2006 and 2007 seasons as an AL Central Division correspondent, Ruiter also does free-lance field reporting work for NFL Radio on Sirius/XM.

Ruiter’s hobbies include movie and bobble head collecting, model building and train watching. Daryl lives in and maintains a home in Cleveland, Ohio.

(L to R) QB Cody Kessler, LB Shon Coleman, DE Carl Nassib, DE Emmanuel Ogbah and WR Corey Coleman hold up their jerseys with numerals signifying the round of their selection after being introduced Saturday. / (Photo by Daryl Ruiter CBS Cleveland)

Browns Camp Preview: After Another Offseason Of Change, Rookies Take Center Stage In 2016

Change is nothing new in Cleveland where executives, GMs, coaches and quarterbacks are herded in and out like cattle, but this time the shock waves rippled through the 53-man roster and as we look ahead to 2016 and beyond, the youth movement is on.

92.3 The Fan–16 hours ago

Defensive lineman Nick Hayden / (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Browns Add Defensive Line Depth, Sign Nick Hayden

Hayden was originally selected by Carolina in the sixth round of the 2008 draft and he enters his seventh season and has appeared in 76 games with Carolina (2008-10), Cincinnati (2011) and Dallas (2013-15).

92.3 The Fan–07/22/2016

Former Cleveland Browns president Mike Holmgren / (Photo by Daryl Ruiter CBS Cleveland)

Like Donald Trump, The Browns Have Been A Quotable Dream For The Media

In the spirit of the nomination of Donald Trump for president and the Republican National Convention being in town this week, we compiled the best of the bizarre, and bordering on the ridiculous press conference moments involving the team from the last 17 years.

92.3 The Fan–07/19/2016

CLEVELAND, OH - DECEMBER 13: Running back Isaiah Crowell #34 of the Cleveland Browns celebrates with teammates after scoring a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the San Francisco 49ers at FirstEnergy Stadium on December 13, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Andrew Weber/Getty Images)

Browns RB Isaiah Crowell Meets With Dallas Police, Attends Funeral For Slain Officer

Dallas police department sergeant and president of the Dallas Fallen Officer Foundation Demetrick Pennie invited Crowell to attend a funeral for one of the fallen officers as well as speak with law enforcement officers and officials.

92.3 The Fan–07/18/2016

CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 17: Speaker of the House Paul Ryan checks the sound and the view from the podium the day before the start of the Republican National Convention at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio on July 17, 2016. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Republican National Convention kicks off on July 18. (Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)

Speaker Of The House Paul Ryan Waves ‘Terrible Towel’ At RNC In Cleveland

Ryan obviously did not get the memo of the do’s and don’ts in Cleveland, Ohio where Terrible Towels hold the same social status as bathroom tissue.

92.3 The Fan–07/18/2016

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 11: Defensive end Desmond Bryant #92 of the Cleveland Browns celebrates with outside linebacker Paul Kruger #99 of the Cleveland Browns after making a tackle in the first quarter of a game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on October 11, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sources: Browns DL Desmond Bryant Likely Out For Season With Torn Pec

Bryant, who led the Browns with 6.0 sacks last season, sustained the injury during a workout over the weekend. He underwent surgery on Tuesday. The estimated recovery time is 5-6 months.

92.3 The Fan–07/12/2016

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 02:  Matthew Dellavedova #8 of the Cleveland Cavaliers calls out in the first half while taking on the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the 2016 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 2, 2016 in Oakland, California. / (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Cavs Complete Sign And Trade With Bucks For Matthew Dellavedova, Add Mike Dunleavy From Bulls

The Cavs turned restricted free agent Matthew Dellavedova into Mike Dunleavy Thursday thanks to a pair of trades.

92.3 The Fan–07/07/2016

CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 19: Cleveland Cavaliers fans celebrate in the street after the Cavaliers defeated the Golden State Warriors to win the NBA Championship on June 19, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. The victory brings the first professional sports championship to the city of Cleveland since 1964. (Photo by Angelo Merendino/Getty Images)

NBA Title Helps Cavs Top NBA In Merchandise Sales

Finals MVP LeBron James had the second most popular jersey while co-star Kyrie Irving had the fourth the league said Thursday.

92.3 The Fan–07/07/2016

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 19:  Richard Jefferson #24 of the Cleveland Cavaliers celebrates in the locker room after defeating the Golden State Warriors 93-89 in Game 7 to win the 2016 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 19, 2016 in Oakland, California. / (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Richard Jefferson To Return To Cavs, Agrees To 2-Year Deal

Jefferson announced Wednesday night on his snapchat account that he has agreed to a 2-year deal to return to the Cavs.

92.3 The Fan–07/06/2016

MIAMI, FL  - APRIL 20: Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat during Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2016 NBA Playoffs against the Charlotte Hornets on April 20, 2016 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. / Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

No Bull: Dwyane Wade Headed Home To Chicago, Cavs Acquire Mike Dunleavy

Chicago has to clear cap space to sign Wade and the Cavs are willing to help according to ESPN’s Brian Windhorst who reports that the Bulls are in talks to send Mike Dunleavy to Cleveland.

92.3 The Fan–07/06/2016

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