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  • Don Pardo, iconic TV announcer, dies at 96 Play Video

    August 19, 2014 1:55 AM

    NEW YORK - Announcer Don Pardo, whose booming baritone was known to fans of "Saturday Night Live," ''The Price is Right" and other programs, has died. He was 96. An NBC spokesman confirmed Pardo's death on Monday, but he had no immediate details. For decades, Pardo's majestic voice, with its... more »
  • Fred Foy, famous for Lone Ranger intro, dies at 89

    December 22, 2010 2:26 PM

    BOSTON - Fred Foy, the radio announcer best-known for calling out "Hi-Yo, Silver!" in his passionate lead-in to "The Lone Ranger," has died at his Massachusetts home. His daughter, Nancy Foy, says her father died Wednesday of natural causes. He was 89. Nancy Foy says her father worked as an... more »
  • Voice of the Saints looks back on their ups, downs

    January 28, 2010 4:23 PM

    Long time Saints announcer Jerry Romig hasn't missed a Saints game in 41 years. He started working as an announcer two years after the Saints inception. He has a familiar voice, but not a familiar face. For the entire game, he calls the shots from a glassed off section... more »

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