Attitude, demeanor of tennis stars changing for the better

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Serena Williams and other top tennis stars are making more of an effort to sign autographs and fulfill "extra" duties.

Serena Williams and other top tennis stars are making more of an effort to sign autographs and fulfill "extra" duties.

We'll see how long this era last. An individual sport -- without teammates to offend and coaches to enrage -- all but begs for lapses in decorum. But, for now anyway, it's hard to imagine another competitive industry -- much less another sport -- with such a collectively decent workforce. Enjoy this time, a golden era for the absence of personalities.