R.I.P. Charlie Sifford

So soon after the World Golf Hall of Famer received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in November, Charlie Sifford has passed from complications of a recent stroke and bacterial infection. He was 92.

An ESPN wire services story ledes by noting that Sifford was "often called the Jackie Robinson of golf."

Cliff Pinckard with a social media roundup.

A Cleveland NewsNet5 story by Leon Bibb that aired at the time of Sifford's honor has been posted and remains relevant even after his passing.