Keith Russell joined CBS 11 in March 2015 from WTXF in Philadelphia, where he hosted Eagles pre- and post-game shows for the 2014 season.
It was Russell’s second stint in Philadelphia, as he was the primary sports anchor at WPVI for 7 years, from 2005-2012.
There, he hosted a top-rated live weekly high school football show and anchored wall-to-wall coverage of live events such as the Philadelphia Phillies’ World Series Championship in 2008.
Prior to his time at WPVI, Russell spent more than five years as an anchor at ESPN. He also had stops as a sportscaster at CNN/HLN and a news anchor in Washington, D.C.
When he’s not covering sports, Keith is an avid movie-watcher and bowler. You may run into him at the nearest discount store, adding to his reputation of being the biggest bargain shopper.
There are a lot of highly recruited basketball players in North Texas. Keith Russell introduces us to Kennedy Taylor.
Toree Thompson has been rapping since she was a young child and recently released her first music video.
Jason Witten surprised a fan in need with a grocery delivery on his off day!
“We look at it as a rivalry game because both teams started here in Dallas in 1960,” Chiefs Owner Clark Hunt admitted to CBS 11 Sports this week.
Even in the midst of the Cowboys bye week, Dak Prescott continues to lead by example.
The North Dallas High School football team draws inspiration from a special young lady. Desiree Allen has been an assistant coach on the team for the last three years.
Desiree Allen is in her third year as an assistant coach with the North Dallas High School football team, and she will not apologize for breaking barriers and tackling a place in a man’s world.
Ice Cube is bringing his BIG 3 league of 3-on-3 basketball to the American Airlines Center in Dallas on Sunday. He stopped by the CBS 11 News studio to discuss what makes BIG 3 so special.
Nomination for the inaugural DISD Hall of Fame class is running through the end of September.
Disabled veterans David Graham and John Fay would like to use their stories as an example to others facing disabilities or hardships in life, that the key is to keep pushing forward.
The Rangers were in the midst of a game at Globe Life Park when news of the tragedy spread throughout the stadium.
Woodrow Wilson High grads have qualified for the Deaflympic Games to be held next month in Turkey.