Herbie commented on the passing of Keith Jackson.
Saturday morning brought the sad news that legendary college football announcer Keith Jackson passed away Friday night.
Jackson passed at the age of 89 while surrounded by family.
The news rocked the college football world, with fans, coaches, players, and broadcasters sharing their favorite memories of the longtime announcer.
Fellow broadcaster and college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit addressed Jackson’s passing with a heartfelt message.
Just heard the news that everyone’s favorite CFB broadcaster Keith Jackson passed away last night. Can close my eyes and think of so many of his special calls. Thank you Keith for all the memories and the grace in which you provided them. RIP Keith. 🙏🏼 #GOAT
— Kirk Herbstreit (@KirkHerbstreit) January 13, 2018
Jackson will be missed.