Spare us Utah-BYU hype

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Re "Utah, BYU football rivalry revived for 2017, 2018" (Tribune, July 9):

I am delighted to know that we will be spared for two years the hype and the acrimony associated with this recurring event of ritualized combat.

I only wish it could have been four years, or maybe even eight.

Michael G. Nelson