EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – SEPTEMBER 14: A general view during a game between the New York Giants and the Arizona Cardinals at MetLife Stadium on September 14, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)A former major college football player has tragically passed away from an apparent heat stroke at the age of 32.Mitch Petrus, a standout at Arkansas who went on to play for the New York Giants, has reportedly passed away.The former walk-on offensive lineman reportedly passed away Thursday night at a North Little Rock hospital. Petrus had reportedly been working outside all day. His cause of death is listed as a heat stroke.Arkansas announced the tragic news on Twitter.“We are deeply saddened by the passing of Mitch Petrus. He was an outstanding competitor, incredible teammate and a true Hog. He will be greatly missed by many. Rest easy Mitch,” Arkansas announced.We are deeply saddened by the passing of Mitch Petrus. He was an outstanding competitor, incredible teammate and a true Hog. He will be greatly missed by many. Rest easy Mitch. pic.twitter.com/pMToZaWmc3— Arkansas Razorback Football (@RazorbackFB) July 19, 2019Petrus was a walk-on lineman who became an All-SEC player.He was a fifth round pick in the 2010 NFL Draft and had a three-year NFL career, playing for the Giants, Patriots and Titans.Rest in peace, Mitch.