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RIP Keith Jackson

Discussion in 'College Football Forum' started by Sir Robin Of Camelot, Jan 13, 2018.

  1. jjc2009

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    “Touchdown, no flags.”

    Simple to the point, but in such a unique delivery
     



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  2. BrockForBroglio

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    he WAS college football in the day, but he did MLB, NBA, he was the man....I know it has been said before but......Whoa Nelly....RIP
     
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  3. douggie

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    left coast guy…



    :martini:
     
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    Scapegoat The iron never lies

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    I'm never happy when someone dies.
    But he was a Pac nut hugger. Wish he was alive but I will never miss him announcing another game.
     
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    This is one of my favorites. The way he said "Alabama" still gives me chills, but some of his best games were the Texas/Oklahoma/Nebraska games. He is literally the voice of college football for me. He made everybody he worked with better and I don't think we will see anyone as iconic in my lifetime. RIP.
     
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    Such a great guy and ambassador of college football, only a man with extreme dignity could've called the 1998 Rose Bowl when his team got robbed by the refs and watch a mediocre team claim a national title and kept it as cool and professional as he did.
     
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    All too rare as well nowadays.
     
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    Best that has ever been or ever will be.

    RIP
     
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    He epitomized everything that was good about College Football.

    Hell, even his stint as the first play-by-play man for Monday night
    football was good.

    One of a kind.
     
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    thanks for making college football so special, Keith. RIP.
     
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    navamind WATCH OUT FOR THEM DEVILS

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    Thank God for YouTube, because although Keith Jackson may be gone, his voice will live on forever.
     
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    One of the best broadcasting personalities of all time. Rest in Peace, Keith Jackson.
     
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    Shit. Just now saw this. And another piece of my childhood is dead.

    RIP, Mr. Jackson.
     
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    Lots of Keith Jackson in here.