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ESPN remembers colleague, friend Jim Simpson

ESPN's family pays tribute to its first play-by-play announcer, Jim Simpson, who died Wednesday morning in Arizona. He was 88.

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ESPN History

#TBT: Rasmussen, ESPN and the NCTA

At the 1980 NCTA Convention, ESPN pitched its revolutionary concept to industry leaders. NFL legend Tom Landry, pictured above with…

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ESPN History

#TBT: Rose and Sugar Bowls

Front Row's Throwback Thursday features two college football coaches who served as ESPN analysts for a championship game a few…

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Recalling a “piece-of-cake” task regarding ESPN’s fifth birthday; capturing a leap of faith

Every great picture tells a story, but sometimes there’s a great story behind the picture.

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ESPN History

#TBT: 1982 U.S. Open

ESPN’s relationship with the United States Golf Association (USGA) began with the 1982 U.S. Open, which was won by Tom…

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Behind The Scenes

#TBT: Coaching Coach Vitale

[doptg id=”207″] Editor’s note: Welcome to another edition of Front Row’s #TBT: Throwback Thursday. Earlier this week, we celebrated ESPN…

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