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Stuart Scott dies at 49; ESPN sportscaster with catchphrases
Stuart Scott dies at 49; ESPN sportscaster with catchphrases

He was widely copied, bitingly parodied and occasionally derided, but ESPN sportscaster Stuart Scott could belt out an exuberant "Boo-yah!" as no one else. And his vivid descriptions, while over the top to his critics, struck a chord for millions of sports fans. When a sorely needed home run lifted the Washington Nationals into a lead over the Milwaukee Brewers, Scott went biblical: "And the Lord said you've got to rise up!" When a player in any sport was demolishing the competition, Scott dug into his homespun bag of memorable tributes: "Just call him butter cause he's on a roll!" "Call him carwash cause he's automatic!" The ESPN...

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