Ducis Rodgers
Ducis Rodgers is the Action News Sports Director whose job often takes him on the road, into the locker room and onto the field with the area's teams. You'll also find him weeknights on Action News at 6pm, 11pm and Action News at 10 on PHL17.

Ducis joined the Action News sports team in August 2012. Prior to joining Action News, Ducis spent several years at the ESPN anchor desk as a host of Sportscenter and Outside the Lines. Ducis was also a play-by-play announcer for the NCAA Baseball Regionals, and spent some time on ESPN First Take. Before his time at ESPN, Rodgers worked for WCBS-TV in New York as Sports Director, lead sports anchor and sports reporter from 2003 to 2009. He has covered Super Bowls, World Series and has travelled with the New York Yankees for the team's week-long trip to Tokyo to start the 2004 season.

Rodgers began his career as an anchor/reporter at WDEF-TV in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and as a sports anchor at WSVN-TV in Miami. While at WSVN, he was named Miami New Times Best Sportscaster in 2003.

A native of Chicago, Rodgers graduated on the Dean's List from Columbia College Chicago with a degree in broadcast journalism. He and his wife, Diana, live in New Jersey with their two sons.

Ducis's Stories
Joel Embiid vs. Nikola Jokić: NBA MVP voters only got it half right
Joel Embiid had the numbers of an MVP, but so did Nikola Jokic. Here's how the MVP debate should've been settled.
Philadelphia Phillies load up their lineup, but will it be enough?
Do you like 10-8 baseball games? How about 11-10? Get ready, the Phillies' new lineup has plenty of pop.
Doc Rivers is much more than a basketball coach
His success on the court landed him a spot on the all-time top 15 coaches list. But it's his work off the hardwood that has people all over th earning him praise
James Harden-Ben Simmons deal solves 2 Sixers' problems with one deal
Daryl Morey finally put an end to the Ben Simmons' saga, while finding a top-flight running mate for star Joel Embiid.
Afghan skateboarder Merza Mohammadi finds peace in Philadelphia
For Merza Mohammadi skateboarding is life. He grew up in Kabul, Afghanistan where he learned to skateboard as a teenager thanks to an international program called Skateistan and quickly became one of the best in the country.
It's time for an end to the Ben Simmons drama in Philadelphia
The Ben Simmons' situation has grown tiresome, and with the season now here, it's time for a resolution so we can all move on.
6abc's Auto Experience navigates the industry's trending topics
From Covid cars to electric vehicles and how one tiny piece of technology is changing everything, we learn the latest in the auto industry from the experts in the industry.
Should the Phillies be buyers or sellers? It's almost time for Dave Dombrowski to decide
With the Phillies middling around .500 but still in the mix for the NL East crown, all eyes are on Dave Dombrowski.
Trade him, fix him?: What the Sixers should do with Ben Simmons
The Sixers are at a crossroad with regressing star Ben Simmons, and what they do with the all-star looms as a franchise-defining decision.
We're celebrating Cinco de Mayo on FYI Philly
This episode of FYI Philly, we're celebrating Cinco de Mayo with authentic Mexican food. Plus new craft breweries and cafes. And a must-see cookie creation lab!