Alex Harris, Galloway, Ohio
Other than the changing of names and dates, I fail to see how the circumstances surrounding Tressel and the lack of institutional control in the athletic department at Ohio State is any different from what Southern Methodist did to earn the NCAA death penalty in the late 1980s.
Vision of Hope
I loved your inspirational story about Luis Salazar (Sight To Behold, June 6). My wife was recently hit in the eye while playing tennis and was temporarily blinded, requiring three surgeries. If a tennis ball can do that much damage, I can only imagine what a batted baseball could do.
Brady Dunn, Salt Lake City
Kudos to Michael Farber for pointing out that maybe, just maybe, Lance Armstrong isn't such a bad guy (SCORECARD, June 6). If every professional athlete cheated but then helped to raise $325 million for cancer research, the world would still be a much better place.