Jim Berry

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Jim Berry is the weeknight Sports Anchor for CBS4 News. He also anchors CBS4’s Miami Dolphin coverage and Sports Rap.  Jim joined CBS4 in August, 1996 from WBBM-TV, the CBS owned station in Chicago.

In Jim’s first stint in Miami, he was Sports Director at WSVN-TV.  His broadcasting career began in news. Jim worked at WBTV in Charlotte, N.C. before moving on to WJLA-TV in Washington, D.C. He was a news reporter and anchor before turning to sports.

Jim is a three time Best of Miami winner, and has won five Emmys. He is also a recipient of the Silver Circle of Excellence award for a distinguished journalism career from the Suncoast chapter of the National Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Jim has been a frequent motivational speaker at schools, and been involved with numerous charities. The Chicago native graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He is married with two children.

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CBS4's Jim Berry with tennis superstar Serena Williams (Source: CBS4)

Serena Williams Teaches CBS4’s Jim Berry A Couple Things On The Tennis Court

With the newly named Miami Open tennis tournament underway at Crandon Park, some of the sports brightest stars are out to try and de-throne last years champions, Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic.

03/24/2015

(Photo via CBS4)

Pouncey Brothers Talk About Fmr. Dolphin Mike Wallace

Mike Pouncey and his identical twin Maurkice have a lot in common. They both play in the NFL. They have both played with Mike Wallace. When it comes to the controversial receiver, the pair apparently share the same views.

03/17/2015

Marshawn Lynch (Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Seattle Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch Breaks Silence, Sort Of

Seattle Seahawk running back Marshawn Lynch finally breaks his Super Bowl silence. Well, sort of.

01/29/2015

Hassan Whiteside #21 of the Miami Heat looks on during the game against the Sacramento Kings on January 16, 2015 at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. (Source: Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hassan Whiteside Throws NBA-Style Block Party

Hassan Whiteside, the Miami Heat’s newly discovered star, turned in one of the best games any big man has played in the NBA this season.

01/26/2015

Florida International University equipment manager Christian Telazo inflated a pair of footballs for CBS4’s Jim Berry. One was inflated to NFL regulations while another was two pounds less. (Source: CBS4)

Getting To The Bottom Of “Deflate-Gate”

When the Indianapolis Colts intercepted a pair of Tom Brady passes in Sunday’s playoff game, they thought the footballs were too soft.

01/21/2015

Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates as Letroy Guion #98 of the Green Bay Packers is in anguish after Wilson threw a game winning touchdown pass in overtime of the 2015 NFC Championship game at CenturyLink Field on January 18, 2015 in Seattle, Washington.  (Source: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Super Bowl XLIX To Feature A Pair Of Red-Hot Teams

The New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks will battle for the Lombardi Trophy in Super Bowl XLIX.

01/20/2015

Hassan Whiteside #21 of the Miami Heat blocks a shot against Joey Dorsey #8 of the Houston Rockets during the game on January 3, 2015 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. (Source: Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hassan Whiteside Is Making The Most Of His NBA Second Chance

Hassan Whiteside is the long tall guy who has beat some long tall odds. Now, the soft spoken seven footer could be the key to saving the Heat’s season.

01/07/2015

Giancarlo Stanton officially signs his  historic $325 million deal with the Miami Marlins. (Source: CBS4)

Stanton Signs Record Deal At Marlins Park

The Miami Marlins took a big step towards becoming a contending team in baseball this week when they came to terms on a new contract with slugger Giancarlo Stanton.

11/19/2014

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins looks on against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 27, 2014 in Anaheim, California.  (Source: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Stanton Agrees To Record $325M Deal With Marlins

Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton has agreed to terms with the team on a $325 million, 13-year contract. Team owner Jeffrey Loria has confirmed the deal, the most lucrative for an American athlete.

11/17/2014

Head coach Joe Philbin of the Miami Dolphins looks at the scoreboard during game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Sun Life Stadium on September 21, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Source: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Philbin To Miss Practice While Attending Dad’s Funeral

The Miami Dolphins practiced without their coach on the Thursday and Friday before their shellacking of the San Diego Chargers.

11/03/2014

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