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.
The six members of Flower Mound’s Coram Deo Academy state champion boy’s track team know how to overcome obstacles, not the least of which, they don’t have a track.
“That’s just a dream come true for me.” Goodwin said. “Every kid dreams of playing in the U.S. Open.”
There’s a reason Bo Brewer looks so comfortable playing quarterback for the Richardson Pearce Mustangs: he’s been around quarterbacks his entire life.
New head coach Riley Dodge is working up a sweat at the Dragons Spring Football practices. It’s a familiar setting for Riley, who won a state championship as the Dragons starting quarterback in 2006.
Perhaps the best Cowboys draft moment ever came in 1964, when the team selected Mel Renfro, Bob Hayes and Roger Staubach. All three players are now in the Hall of Fame.
Cowboys first-round pick Ezekiel Elliott turned heads on the red carpet of the 2016 NFL Draft by wearing a crop top button-down shirt. It certainly made a statement.
“It’s a job interview, and it’s a day by day process.” Williams told CBS 11 Sports. “It’s traveling. It’s working out. It’s doing everything you can just to get to the draft.”
It’s NFL Draft Week in North Texas, and time to reveal the contents of the 2018 Big Green NFL Draft Scouting Notebook.
Last year, the buzz after the NFL Draft was about how the Cowboys pick was announced. Cowboys legend Drew Pearson made the pick official in front of angry Eagles fans.
Roger Staubach was the Cowboys starting quarterback in 1974. But the team still drafted Danny White, who took over after Staubach and led the Cowboys to five playoff appearances.
Former Cowboys draft guru Gil Brandt was there for the team’s first NFL Draft in 1960, using cutting-edge computer technology to help Dallas make their picks.
The NFL Draft is an opportunity for football teams to improve by bringing in some new talent. But many times, the most impactful players actually go undrafted.