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Jeter has skills without any of the ills

Originally Published: December 3, 2009
By Jemele Hill | ESPN.com

As we're deluged by hourly updates about Tiger Woods' alleged mistresses, I think we can all agree on one thing:

Derek Jeter is the Playa of the Decade.

Some folks griped because Jeter was honored as Sports Illustrated's Sportsman of The Year this week, but if you take into account his nearly flawless playa-ism for almost two decades, Jeter should be given a platinum chalice.

I respect Jeter's game -- on the field and off -- because he doesn't apologize ...

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