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New England And Broadcasting Community Remembers Gil Santos

Robert Alvarez
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4 years ago at 2:16 pm ET

New England And Broadcasting Community Remembers Gil SantosDavid Butler II - USA TODAY Sports

On Friday, New England Patriots longtime radio play-by-play broadcaster Gil Santos passed away at the age of 80.

Santos, who called Patriots games for 36 years, retired in January 2013 following the AFC Championship game and was inducted into the teams Hall of Fame later that summer.

In the hours and days after the news broke, many within the broadcasting community and Patriots organization took to social media to share their personal stories and goodbyes.

Scott Zolak, WBZ-FM 985 The Sports Hub

Christopher Price, Boston Sports Journal

Matt Chatham, NESN

Paula Ebben, WBZ-TV Boston.

Mark Dondero, WEEI 103.7 FM Providence

Ian Logue, PatsFans.com

David Wade, WBZ-TV Boston

Bob Socci, WBZ-FM 985 The Sports Hub

Steve Burton, WBZ-TV Boston

Emerson Lotzia Jr, NESN and WFXT TV Boston

Mike Gorman, NBC Sports Boston

Joe Andruzzi, New England Patriots 2000-2004

Mike Reiss, ESPN Boston

Sean Grande, WBZ-FM 985 The Sports Hub

Dave Pasch, ESPN

Joe Giza, WBZ-TV Boston

Merrill Reese, WIP-FM SportsRadio 94.1 Philadelphia

Don Orsillo, Fox Sports San Diego


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