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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Super Bowl 50: Adversity Reveals Character

A few takeaways from Super Bowl 50.

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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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Decatur Girl Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

Makayla Mayfield, a senior student from Decatur High School, was honored for her achievements in sports, in the classroom, and within her community.

04/10/2015

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The Daily Score: April Fools Cowboys Mock Draft 1.0

Time to start emptying the 2015 Big Green NFL Draft Scouting Notebook. It’s an April Fools’ Day edition of the 2015 Cowboys Mock Draft 1.0!

04/01/2015

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Garland Student Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

Garrett Stroud from Rowlett High School in Garland received a special honor due to his work ethic on the soccer pitch, in the classroom, and in his community.

03/20/2015

Yu Darvish #11 of the Texas Rangers reacts after striking out Garrett Jones #46 of the Miami Marlins in the bottom of the ninth inning to close out his first complete game in the majors at Globe Life Park in Arlington on June 11, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Yu Darvish Expects Tommy John Surgery In His Future

Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish is contemplating ligament reconstruct surgery after an MRI revealed that the Rangers pitcher has a sprain of the ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching elbow.

CBS 11–03/07/2015

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