If Brett Favre can keep throwing touchdown passes at 40, Tiger will be able to play golf until he gets major number 19.
While Tiger's loss to Y.E. Yang at the PGA Championship may have been the end of perfection (14 for 14 at closing out 54-hole leads in majors), it certainly is not the end of excellence.
Jeff Guerin, Scottsdale, Ariz.
Six wins is a career on the PGA Tour. Six wins in the first season back after major knee surgery—what Woods did—is extraordinary. No player in the history of the sport has won a major every year, and anyone who knows the sport knows that Woods, with 71 wins at 33 years old, is well on his way to 100-plus Tour wins and 20-something majors.
John Hobbs, Lewes, Del.
In your photo of Detroit Lions fans celebrating the team's first win in 19 games (LEADING OFF, Oct. 5), some fans were wearing the jerseys of Chris Spielman and Barry Sanders—players who were on the last Lions team (1991) that won a playoff game.