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Keith Jackson, iconic college football announcer, dies at 89
« on: January 14, 2018, 07:10:00 AM »
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Legendary college football announcer Keith Jackson died Friday at 89.

Jackson died “surrounded by his family,” NBC Sports’ Todd Harris reported.

Jackson, who began his broadcasting career in 1952, was best known for his longtime stint on ABC Sports, ESPN reported. He began working at ABC in 1966 until 2006 when he retired and called his last game, the Bowl Championship Series game between the University of Texas at Austin and the University of Southern California.
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Re: Keith Jackson, iconic college football announcer, dies at 89
« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2018, 07:18:48 AM »
Rest In Peace!

The voice of college football.  One of the best, if the best.

His voice and use of language was perfect.
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