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    Default Keith Jackson Has Died

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    Damn, one of the best announcers of all time.
    Yeah, but do you consider a dog to be a filthy animal? I wouldn't go so far as to call a dog filthy but they're definitely dirty. But, a dog's got personality. Personality goes a long way.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Saltydog235 View Post
    Damn, one of the best announcers of all time.
    No doubt. I'm just thankful I was able to experience it. Future generation won't know what they missed.
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    Check the interview with him and Bear Bryant. Legends

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    One of the best ever for sure.

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    Dang. Hate that. One of the best for sure.

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    Whoa Nelly, great announcer.
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    "The grandaddy of them all...."

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    I can't stand the new generation of sports voices, sans Joe Buck. I also think Romo gives a little personality. Musberger, Jackson, Enberg, etc were awesome. There are a few good ones now, but they are aging fast
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    That's sad. He was great. I perceived him having a bias towards the pack 12, and the old SW Conference. My favorite all time announcers were the Pat Summeral/ John Madden combo.

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    RIP


    None better.

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    "I want to be remembered as a good ol' boy who married a gorgeous lady and we had a great life together"

    What he said in an interview a few years ago.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Baggy View Post
    That's sad. He was great. I perceived him having a bias towards the pack 12, and the old SW Conference. My favorite all time announcers were the Pat Summeral/ John Madden combo.
    I don't think Keith Jackson ever announced pro ball like Summeral/Madden. I thought he was a college ball only announcer. I may be wrong but I can't remember hearing him on a pro game.
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    Default Keith Jackson Has Died

    He was on the original Monday Night Football crew
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    No sir. I think he was strictly college. I was just stating my favorite announcing team. I liked the Monday night crew with Don Merrideth and Howard Cosell also. His passing made me think about football commentators.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tater View Post
    He was on the original Monday Night Football crew
    Damn. Didn't know that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tprice View Post
    RIP


    None better.
    That says it all. Keith Jackson is the G.O.A.T. The "Hello Heisman" call on Desmond Howard's punt return against OSU is, in my opinion, the greatest call ever.

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