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.

Quarterback Connor Shaw throws during the Browns' mandatory minicamp in June. / (Photo by Daryl Ruiter CBS Cleveland)

Browns Release Connor Shaw Leaving 4 QBs On Roster

Shaw’s departure leaves the Browns with 4 quarterbacks: Robert Griffin III, Josh McCown, Austin Davis and Cody Kessler.

92.3 The Fan–19 hours ago

Johnny Manziel (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

A Timeline: Johnny Manziel – From Wreck This League To Wreck This Team

A detailed timeline of everything that led to Johnny Manziel’s release from the Brown and subsequent fall from grace.

92.3 The Fan–20 hours ago

CLEVELAND, OH -  JUNE 19: Fans react in downtown Cleveland after the Cleveland Cavaliers won  the NBA Championship on June 19, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

LeBron James Banner To Remain During RNC, Sherwin-Williams Donates $150,000 To James’ Foundation

The banner was set to be temporarily replaced in time for the Republican National Convention celebrating the 150th anniversary of the company following the NBA Finals.

92.3 The Fan–06/28/2016

Kevin Love of the NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers visited The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Monday night. / (Photo by: John Paul Filo/CBS
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Kevin Love Talks Cavs Title, Wrestling, Draymond Green, Shirtless JR And Repeating On Late Show With Stephen Colbert

Love carried the Larry O’Brien trophy as he visited The Late Show With Stephen Colbert in celebration of helping the Cavaliers win their first NBA championship to end Cleveland’s 52-year title drought.

92.3 The Fan–06/28/2016

LeBron James carries the Larry O'Brien trophy on stage during the LeBron James celebration in Akron Thursday night. / (Photo by Daryl Ruiter CBS Cleveland)

Akron Honors LeBron Who Says It Took A Kid From Akron To Break Cleveland Curse

A banner honoring James was unfurled on the side of the Akron Civic Theatre and Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan announced that a portion of Main Street downtown would be renamed LeBron James Way.

92.3 The Fan–06/23/2016

(Photo by Daryl Ruiter CBS Cleveland)

President Obama Calls Tyronn Lue, Invites NBA Champion Cavs To White House

President Barack Obama called Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue Thursday to congratulate him and the Cavs on winning the NBA finals, Cleveland’s first championship in 52 years.

92.3 The Fan–06/23/2016

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 19:  LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers celebrates with his sons LeBron Jr. and Bryce after defeating the Golden State Warriors 93-89 in Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 19, 2016 in Oakland, California. / (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

LeBron James, Tyronn Lue And Cavs Nominated For ESPYs

James and the Cavaliers, who became the first team ever to erase a 3-1 deficit to win the NBA Finals, are sprinkled all over the nominations for this year’s ESPY awards.

92.3 The Fan–06/23/2016

Cavs guard J.R. Smith stands atop a truck and salutes the hundreds of thousands of fans that lined East 9th street Wednesday. / (Photo credit: CBS Cleveland staff)

Best Of The 2016 NBA Champion Cavs Parade And Rally

This 2016 title which saw the Cavs become the first team in NBA history to overcome a 3-1 deficit in the NBA Finals to end a 52-year championship drought will be remembered in a variety of ways for generations to come: The Block, The Shot, The Stop, The Comeback, The Parade.

92.3 The Fan–06/23/2016

CLEVELAND, OH -  JUNE 20: Kyrie Irving #2, LeBron James #23, Tristan Thompson #13, Kevin Love #0 and J.R. Smith #5 of the Cleveland Cavaliers return to Cleveland after wining the NBA Championships on June 20, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Thousands Welcome NBA Champion Cavs Back To Cleveland

Monday’s welcome was just a teaser for the party that is to come Wednesday. City and Cavs officials are finalizing details of the celebration that generations have waited over half a century for ans could potentially draw a million to downtown Cleveland.

92.3 The Fan–06/20/2016

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 19: The Cleveland Cavaliers celebrate after defeating the Golden State Warriors 93-89 in Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 19, 2016 in Oakland, California. /  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

The Comeback: Cavs Give Cleveland Long Awaited Crown

No longer is Cleveland professional sports’ ‘Mistake by the Lake.’ Curses be damned. Cleveland is now the City of Champions.

92.3 The Fan–06/20/2016


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