To describe Bol's roots as the "Stone Age simplicity of loincloths and spears" disparages the rich culture of Sudan, which despite its turmoil contributed much to the greatness of this magnificent man.
Bill Foster, Sacramento
After reading the article on Pete Carroll (Why Is This Man Smiling? June 28), it dawned on me why he is so happy. The Seahawks coach is not much different from a CEO who leaves a FORTUNE 500 company in ruins while he pockets millions.
Bel Air, Md.
The NCAA should invoke a five-year ban on coaches like Carroll, who are responsible for their programs' being put on probation. That way when Carroll flops again in the NFL, some desperate, win-at-all-costs school won't be able to hire him.
Andy Andrews, Eunice, La.
Selena Roberts neglected one crucial point in her otherwise well-written piece comparing the controversies surrounding Tiger Woods and Barry Bonds (POINT AFTER, June 28). Tiger cheated on his wife, but he never cheated at golf. Bonds cheated all of baseball and should suffer the same fate as Pete Rose.