Keith Jackson, legendary college football broadcaster, dies at 89

Keith Jackson, the voice of college football, has died at the age of 89.

According to ESPNJackson, who retired in 2006, spent some 50 years calling the action in a folksy, down-to-earth manner that made him one of the most popular play-by-play personalities in the business.

Jackson got his start on the radio in 1952, broadcasting Washington State games, but went on to provide the national television soundtrack for the biggest games in the most storied stadiums. His colorful expressions...


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