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Nevin Shapiro

How should Miami handle accusations?

Rules are rules Brian Hamilton Chicago Tribune There are a lot of nonsensical and/or hypocritical NCAA rules, and one certainly can stand on a soapbox and shriek that punishing players for breaking those rules is just as hypocritical and silly. But rules are rules, and private encounters with prostitutes on a yacht are private encounters with prostitutes on a yacht, so something has to give here. If Miami is interested in never vacating the 2011 season, it must sit any player in question until he's cleared. School-imposed suspensions or other discipline should be on the table too — but it's only palatable if framed as a stand against behavior that reflects poorly on...