Ryan Smith

Anchor, Host, and Correspondent, ESPN

Ryan Smith


Ryan Smith joined ESPN in February 2017 as a host on ESPN’s Outside the Lines and E:60 and as a New York-based correspondent. He added anchoring SportsCenter to his role in 2019.

In addition to his role as a host, Smith reports feature stories and investigative pieces while providing legal analysis across multiple ESPN platforms and ABC News.

Prior to taking on this role, Smith had contributed to ESPN as a legal analyst and fill-in host for Bob Ley on Outside the Lines since he joined ABC in 2013.

Ryan is a graduate of Syracuse University and Columbia Law.