Brent Musburger is retired. Although we’ve known the day was coming for a week now, it still sounds so strange to write, and so strange to read.
Musburger capped off a legendary career with the call of Kentucky’s overtime win over Georgia on Tuesday night. He was brilliant over the two-plus hours of game time. But his best moment was his final one on air.
“What a road we’ve travelled together,” Musburger began, before taking a slight pause. “Thanks so much to you for sharing your time with me. What great memories we’ve had over the last almost 50 years.”
Here’s the full clip. The continuation of the transcript is below.
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Brent Musburger signs off on his final game. (But no apologies to John Carlos and Tommie Smith here). pic.twitter.com/a0QN7YqgDt
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