Bill Jones

Bill Jones

Having grown up in Irving, Bill has deep roots in the DFW area.

A graduate of the University of Oklahoma, he has spent his entire sportscasting career in the state of Texas, working in Lubbock, San Antonio, and Dallas-Fort Worth.

He spent eight years at KXAS-TV from 1990-97 before becoming the television play-by-play broadcaster for the Texas Rangers baseball club for five years.

Since then, Bill has worked for the Dallas Cowboys, doing pre-season television play-by-play on CBS 11 as well as hosting a variety of weekly television programs including Cowboys Huddle on CBS 11.

Bill  also has worked for Fox Sports Net and ESPN doing play-by-play of a wide variety of college sports including Big 12 football, basketball, baseball, swimming and diving, gymnastics, track and field and wrestling.

Bill and his wife, Stacy, live in Southlake and have three daughters, Jennifer, Jessica and Jordan. And, as of Christmas 2007 are the proud owners of two beagle puppies, Beau and Romo.

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Celina Teen Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

Victoria Baudendistel from Celina High School is both a cheerleader and a softball player, but it’s her charity work that really sets her apart from the crowd. That’s why she was given a special honor.

05/06/2016

Tori Poullard (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Fort Worth Teen Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

Tori Poullard from North Side High School in Fort Worth was honored for her excellent work in the classroom, her performance on the softball field and her volunteer work in the community.

04/08/2016

Hunter Merriman from Garland High School

Garland Teen Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

Garland High School football player Hunter Merriman received a big surprise when, in front of his classmates, he was announced as this month’s winner of a $1,000 college scholarship.

03/28/2016

Myles Turner speaks to Central Junior High School students on Feb. 11, 2016 (Photo: Bill Jones - CBS 11)

Texas Transforms Into Hoops Heaven

The world has taken notice.

02/13/2016

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Super Bowl 50: Adversity Reveals Character

A few takeaways from Super Bowl 50.

02/08/2016

GREEN BAY, WI - NOVEMBER 26:  Fans wear Brett Favre #4 jerseys at Lambeau Field prior to the NFL game between the Green Bay Packers and the Chicago Bears on November 26, 2015 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Kena Krutsinger/Getty Images)

Bill Jones’ Pro Football Hall of Fame Ballot

Once again this year, my selection committee invitation must have gotten lost in the mail. So, this is my unsolicited ballot.

02/06/2016

Stars Camp

North Texas Teen Tries To Make It At Stars Development Camp

Football may be king in Texas, but for one Southlake family, hockey rules the roost.

07/07/2015

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Student Athletes Shocked By Special Awards

North Texas student athletes were shocked this past school year with special $1,000 scholarships in honor of their achievements in sports and in the classroom.

07/03/2015

TCU sprint relay team

TCU Sprint Relay Team Aims For National Title

Some of the stars on TCU’s sprint relay team have seen success on the gridiron as well.

06/11/2015

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McKinney Student Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

Preston Smith of McKinney High School has been described as a “gym rat,” and now he is being honored for his work on the basketball court, in the classroom, and in his community.

06/05/2015

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Irving Girl Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

Peyton Graber from Nimitz High School in the Irving ISD received a special honor for her accomplishments on the volleyball court, in the classroom and in her community.

05/01/2015

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The Daily Score: Cowboys Mock Draft 2.0

After a wild and wacky April Fools Day Cowboys Mock Draft 1.0, we settle down a bit this week as we preview what the options are for Dallas in this NFL Draft, which runs April 30-May 2.

CBS 11–04/11/2015

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