Longtime ESPN/ABC Sports Anchor John Saunders gone/has passed away, at age 61

from www.espn.com:
ESPN has announced longtime anchor and personality John Saunders has died.
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John Skipper, President of ESPN: “John was an extraordinary talent and his friend, informative style has been a warm welcome to sports fans for decades. He was one of the most significant and influential members of the ESPN family, as a colleague and mentor, and he will be sorely missed. Our thoughts are with his loved ones at this extremely difficult time.”