Bill Jones

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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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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

A player participates in the vertical jump during the 2011 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 27, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

The Daily Score: Combine Corner

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.

02/24/2015

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Fort Worth Girl Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

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.

02/20/2015

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Garland Hoops Player Has Magic Touch

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.

02/03/2015

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Dallas Student Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

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.

01/23/2015

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Daily Score: Dez, Gallardo, College Hoops

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.

01/21/2015

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Lake Worth Girl Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

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.

11/21/2014

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