Keith Jackson Dies: College Football Voice Known For “Whoa, Nellie” Was 89


Keith Jackson, the voice of college football for four decades, died Friday night. He was 89. ESPN, the sister Disney company to ABC where Jackson spent much of his career, confirmed the death with his family.
Jackson was the lead broadcaster on ABC-TV’s college football broadcasting for more than 40 years. He retired with the 2006 Rose Bowl, where quarterback Vince Jackson led his Longhorns to the national championship over USC. Some call it the greatest college football… …read more

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