Ryan Field (sportscaster)

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Ryan Field is an American sportscaster who hosts the late edition of Fox Sports Live on Fox Sports 1. He is a native of Troy, Michigan, and a graduate of Michigan State University.

Work History[edit]

Field's television work began in 1996 as a sports intern at WILX-TV, the NBC affiliate in Lansing.

His broadcasting experience includes serving as a reporter and sports talk show host at WDBM Radio (88.9 FM) in East Lansing, where he was recognized for "Best College Radio Sportscast" in 1999 by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters.

Ryan Field previously was a sports reporter at WJBK (FOX 2) in Detroit since August 2000 and provided sports updates on WDFN Radio (1130 AM). At WDFN, he was known for his signature emphasis on the word "guaranteed" during his newsbreaks.

Before joining FOX 2, He was the sports director and previously weekend sports anchor at WSYM (FOX 47) in Lansing.

From September 2003 until July 2013 he was a host and reporter on Fox Sports Detroit.


His work reporting on the local teams was highlighted by capturing a Michigan Emmy in 2006 in the Sports News Feature category for his work following the collapse of Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jiri Fischer, stricken with a heart ailment during a game. In 2009, Field took home his first EMMY for Best Sports Anchor.

Field now has six Michigan Emmys to his credit.

Field was once on an episode of The Price is Right.

He is the primary reporter on the Detroit Tigers and Detroit Pistons beats.

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