Video: Legendary CBS announcer Verne Lundquist honored one last time during Army-Navy game
“The Verne Lundquist Appreciation Tour” will officially end on Saturday in Baltimore, Maryland.
Today’s Army-Navy game marks his last college football telecast before retiring. Beginning a professional career in 1967, Lundquist has been apart of many iconic sporting events. He’s called professional basketball, college basketball, college football, professional football, Olympic games, and golf matches — in addition to displaying his acting chops in the critically acclaimed film Happy Gilmore.
Lundquist was honored yet again with another tribute video. As he received numerous gifts, Lundquist was visibly very touched.
Those at Saturday Down South salute you, Verne, for an absolutely tremendous career.
We wish you well in all of your future endeavors.