DALLAS (KXAN) — Roger Emrich, the voice of AT&T Stadium and the Dallas Cowboys, died Saturday from a heart attack, NBC 5 in Dallas reports. He was 62 years old.
His son tweeted a heartfelt message on Sunday:
The man with the voice of God is now in heaven. Your relentless spirit, positive attitude, and legacy will live forever.
Love you always, Dad. pic.twitter.com/hutfqzdixX — Ted Emrich (@tedemrich) April 28, 2019
Support came pouring in for the announcer over Twitter, including from the Dallas Cowboys.
The #DallasCowboys would like to send our deepest condolences to the family of Roger Emrich. The DFW sports world has lost a true legend. His consistent smile, warm appreciation for others and that booming voice will be missed. pic.twitter.com/UWqb3M2VII — Dallas Cowboys (@dallascowboys) April 28, 2019