At the age of 49, Stuart Scott lost his battle with cancer this morning ESPN has reported. He has been with the company since 1993 and was one of the most recognizable fixtures in sports over the past two decades.
Whether you appreciated what he brought to the table or not, you cannot deny his impact.
As word spread, many reacted to the news, and so did Rich Eisen. Eisen interrupted his NFL Network hosting duties to say goodbye to his friend and former SportsCenter co-host.