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.
CBS 11 News sports reporter Bill Jones offers up a few observations after spending four days monitoring the NFL Network’s coverage of the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis.
Erin Backus from Trimble Tech High School in Fort Worth has been honored for her work on the basketball court, in the classroom and within her community.
Amanda Barlow from Naaman Forest High School in Garland has hit buzzer-beater shots three times this season. She talked about what it’s like to have the magic touch.
A young man from W.H. Adamson High School in Dallas was recognized for is work on the track and in the classroom. See what happened when we surprised Alexander Hernandez.
Dez Bryant is sitting out the NFL Pro Bowl, the Rangers picked up Yovani Gallardo, and it’s time to focus on college basketball. Bill Jones looks at some local sports headlines.
Ruby Shine attends Lake Worth High School, and this talented volleyball player for the Bullfrogs has been named as the latest Wingstop Scholar Athlete of the Month.
Here’s a look at the unofficial Dallas Cowboys Depth Chart (to be updated throughout training camp in Oxnard, CA):
With all the top draft prospects headed to Indianapolis this week for the annual NFL Scouting Combine, what better time to unveil my Cowboys 7-Round Mock Draft 2.0.
The Cowboys need as many defensive players as possible in this draft. By the time Dallas selects at 16th or 17th in the first round, the really elite defensive players are gone.
Some Friday morning notes as we kick off the best time of the year. Football time is here!
TXA 21 is set to kick off another season of high school football telecasts with an attractive schedule of weekly regular season and playoff games.