Chris Arnold

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2013

    Chris Arnold Back on the Air at 105.3 The Fan After Plagiarism Episode

    Chris Arnold has been uncharacteristically quiet. A usually prolific tweeter his account has been dormant for 10 days, and his voice has been missing from The GBag Nation, the midday show he co-hosts on 105.3 The Fan. CBS Radio hasn't commented publicly on Arnold's absence, but it's no accident tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2013

    Chris Arnold, Mavs Emcee and Radio Host, Completely Plagiarized a Tony Romo Article

    Mavs fans know Chris Arnold as the vaguely obnoxious guy who appears during timeouts and halftime to emcee some ridiculous half-court shooting contest so spectators' attention won't drift too far away from the court. Listeners to KRLD-FM 105.3 The Fan know him as the host of GBag Nation, a midday sp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2011

    Cowboys Stadium Getting Two New Voices in 2011

    Roger Emrich: New 'Boys Voice​While the Cowboys cut familiar faces in an attempt to reshape their team on the field, the organization has also decided to give its stadium an audio makeover. Out as Cowboys Stadium public address announcer is Jody Dean, to be replaced by local award-wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2011

    Whitt's End: 7.22.11

    ​Whether you've reached the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *Dear NFL owners, you're a slimy lot. Signed, Everyone. Basically on Thursday the owners ratified a proposal, not an agreement. They made a deal with themselves. Then -- with darting eyes th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2011

    Cowboys Bring Back Jody Dean, Ponder Game-Day Presentation Tweaks for 2011

    ​The Cowboys are on the verge of making the final decision to relocate their 2011 training camp from San Antonio to Cowboys Stadium in Arlington because of the ongoing NFL lockout. But one change that apparently won't be made this season is the voice of Cowboys Stadium. That sa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2011

    Chris Arnold Joins 105.3 The Fan: Toldja Ya Nevuh Know

    ​While I was sad to see my old partner Newy Scruggs leave 105.3 The Fan last week, I'm thrilled to have another familiar voice on board. Back in April 2010 -- in the wake of Chris Arnold's departure from K104 -- I wrote that radio was volatile and that you never know who might show up where. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2011

    So, Prince Was a No-Show After All. Not Like Anyone Told the Opening Acts Or Anything.

    ​Earlier today, that Prince concert was called off, with the Goss-Michael Foundation blaming the organizer. Then, an hour later, it was back on.But speaking of T.J., a former classmate just called from the Hotel InterContinental with the breaking news that Prince didn't show after all. No explanat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2011

    Prince and Erykah Badu's Super Bowl Benefit Concert Gets Canceled At The Last Minute. So, Uh, What Exactly Happened? And Why?

    The event flyer for TheEvent, which never took place.​There was a whirlwind of press releases in the past few weeks leading up to tonight's scheduled benefit featuring Prince and Erykah Badu. First, it was happening in a tent at the old Reunion Arena location. Then, it had been moved to the InterC ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2010

    Coming Tuesday: Mystery Radio Guest Host to Talk Sports ... And Stuff

    ​With Newy Scruggs on vacation this week, I'll have some new voices alongside me from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on 105.3 The Fan. Monday: NBC 5's Matt Barrie. Tuesday/Wednesday: You didn't think I'd give it away that easy didja? Some clues? Sure. This voice has been on the TV/radio in this market before ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2010

    Mavs vs. Spurs: Let's Get This Party Started

    Wednesday night's Dallas Mavericks' victory over the San Antonio Spurs wasn't exactly reason to plan a parade. But definitely reason to throw a party. After the game, players such as Shawn Marion and Caron Butler attended Chris Arnold's party at Deux Lounge in Mockingbird Station. The atmosphere was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2010

    Chris Arnold: Ya Nevuh Know

    ​I've only been in radio for 16 months, but there's one word that keeps flowing from my lips when people ask me how I like the industry: Volatile. Seems every week day there's a lineup shuffle or personnel switcheroo at some Dallas station. Over the weekend was no different, as legendar ... More >>

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    September 16, 2008
  • News

    July 3, 2008

    The Hard Lie

    How former Ticket host Greg Williams destroyed the most dynamic duo in Dallas talk radio through drugs, deceit and disaffection

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2008
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    April 20, 2007

    Mavs in Seven

    Ah, those were good times, weren't they? This weekend, it gets even better. I know, the Dallas Mavericks won 67 games and recorded one of the most amazing regular seasons in NBA history, while the Golden State Warriors barely squeaked into the playoffs with 42 wins. Should be a sweep, right? Won’t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2006
  • News

    February 23, 2006

    Dork Nowitzki

    Turns out the best player on the NBA's best team is a normal guy

  • News

    December 23, 2004

    The Newy Factor

    How does someone who calls himself "Newdawg" compete with Dale Hansen? By not being Dale Hansen.

  • News

    April 29, 2004

    Boy, Oh, Boy

    Plus: Won't Somebody Please Think of The Children?; Mavs, Man

  • News

    October 31, 2002

    Likely Suspect

    Three years after his conviction for rape, local DJ Gary "Babyfase" Faison speaks out to proclaim his innocence. What are the odds he's right? One in 300 million.

  • Best of Dallas

    September 26, 2002

    Best Radio Morning Show

    The Morning Team, KKDA-FM (104.5), K104

  • Culture

    July 12, 2001

    Olden Throat

    Mavs play-by-play guy Jim Durham didn't have 'nuff pizzazz--so buh-bye

  • Culture

    December 28, 2000

    The Home Stretch

    From A-Rod to Z-routes, the year that was in Big D sports

  • News

    November 25, 1999


    Now you don't see it...Rumor patrol; Signing off; Flicked up; Study hall; Wyoming, we think

  • Culture

    March 18, 1999

    Talking up The Ticket

    Or: Why The Fake Johnny Oates is better than the real thing