Keith Jackson who was THE VOICE of college football for many many years is gone.
Legendary college football announcer Keith Jackson has passed away at the age of 89.
While he covered many sports, Jackson was the voice of college football when I was young, continuing that career until his last broadcast of the 2006 Rose Bowl.
Nearly every college football game is broadcast or streamed nowadays. Years ago, TV showed only the “big games”, mostly, and when you turned on the TV and heard Jackson’s voice, every one of those games seemed bigger. He had a grace and wit about him that cannot be replicated, and his