Jim Cox

Inducted in 1997

Jim Cox began working for a Vancouver based radio station CKNW in 1945 at the age of 16. Between 1945 and 1956, Cox covered 14 different sports for the station.

       In 1955, Cox began doing play-by-play for the newly formed BC Lions, a position he would hold until 1983.

       Jim Cox was inducted into the Football Reporters of Canada section of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum in 1997.




FRC Class of 1997
—Jim Cox
—Bob Irving