2016 has been a rough year for heroes in my life-time.
Sunday, Arnold Palmer passed away at age 87. Palmer is another in the long line of sports figures that have passed away in 2016.
The more famous like Muhammad Ali, Pat Summitt and Palmer head the list that also includes Buddy Ryan, Dennis Green, Gordie Howe, Joe Garagiola, and Monte Irvin, among others.
Also, on Sunday, we learned that Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was killed in a boating accident.