Where have all the heroes gone?
The Reporter's Notebook
Last updated 3/2/2022 at 7:57am
As a lad I had my heroes, and as time went on, I changed how I picked them.
Golfer Ben Hogan was one of the early ones. He was severely injured in a car wreck. There was a question if he would walk again, and certainly he would never play tour golf again.
About a year later, not only was he playing golf again, but winning.
Joe Louis was another early hero. I listened to many of his fights along...