Ty is a freelance sports writer and editor based in Detroit. He was a Senior Writer for The Big Lead focusing on college football, soccer, media, and culture writing from 2008 to 2017. He has contributed to USA Today, Awful Announcing, The Comeback, and Saturday Down South. 

Ty graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.A. in History in 2006. He earned a M.A. in Journalism from Northeastern University in 2009. 

He enjoys books, food, yoga, whiskey, dogs, and composing pithy life summaries. You can find him on Twitter and Facebook or contact him at tyduffy@gmail.com.