"I don't know how to classify Aaron Hernandez's life, but it was not a life where he wasn't given opportunities to elevate over, and over, and over."

Colin Cowherd discusses the purpose and motivation behind sympathy, the idea of choices in our life defining who we are, and the way you classify a life in the rearview mirror. This is a brilliant way to look at the news that has people emotionally confused today. Watch above.

You can hear The Herd with Colin Cowherd every weekday from 12-3 pm est. on Fox Sports Radio.