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Keith Jackson, voice of college football, dies at 89

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Folksy charm, colorful catchphrases and a smooth voice made him a legend in the booth.
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Legendary sportscaster Keith Jackson dies at 89

Legendary sportscaster Keith Jackson dies at 89

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Legendary sportscaster Keith Jackson, known as the long-time voice of college football, has died at age 89, ESPN reports.
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Keith Jackson, legendary voice of college football, dead at 89

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Keith Jackson, the voice of college football for more than a half-century, has died. The broadcasting legend was 89.
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Keith Jackson, voice of college football, dies at 89

Keith Jackson, voice of college football, dies at 89

2 days ago   |   By

Folksy charm and smooth voice made him a legend in the booth.
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Legendary sportscaster Keith Jackson dies at 89

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Legendary college football announcer Keith Jackson died Friday night at age 89, ESPN reports.
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Legendary college football broadcaster Keith Jackson dies at 89

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Jackson was the voice of college football for decades
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Legendary broadcaster Keith Jackson, 89, dies

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Legendary broadcaster Keith Jackson, who spent some 50 years calling the action in a folksy, down-to-earth manner, has died at the age of 89.
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Keith Jackson, voice of college football, dies at 89

Keith Jackson, voice of college football, dies at 89

2 days ago   |   By

Folksy manner made him a legend in the booth.
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Keith Jackson, folksy voice of college football, dies at 89

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Keith Jackson, the folksy voice of college football who for decades weaved backwoods wit through Saturday afternoon ABC broadcasts, has died. He was 89. Jackson died Friday night, according to media reports. In a 52-year broadcasting career, Jackson covered a wide-ranging array of sports for radio...
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Iconic college football announcer Keith Jackson dies

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Keith Jackson, for decades the signature voice of college football on ABC, has died. He was 89. Jackson died Friday night in California surrounded by family, according to media reports. Known for his phrase “Whoa, Nellie,” Jackson called numerous sports for ABC, but he was recognized mostly for his work on college football. In a career that spanned more than a half century, he called 15 Rose Bowl games, and the stadium's broadcast booths are named in his honor. Jackson retired after calling the 2006 national championship game at the Rose Bowl between Texas and Southern California. He was...
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