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Colts’ QB conundrum: What Sam Ehlinger replacing Matt Ryan means

A game that was supposed to serve as a referendum on one quarterback decision — don’t let the door hit you on the way out, Carson — will instead serve as a referendum on the Colts’ flawed approach at the position for three years running. Andrew Luck retired in August 2019. Indianapolis still hasn’t figured …

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Weeks in the making: Behind the Colts’ decision to bench Matt Ryan for Sam Ehlinger

Privately, this is a move they’d been mulling for weeks, unconvinced they were getting the consistency at quarterback they needed, worried the dam would eventually break on a season that’s felt wobbly from the start. It certainly didn’t hurt that the most important voice in the room — that of owner Jim Irsay — was …

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Supernatural Prequel The Winchesters Adds a Superman to Its Cast

Supernatural Prequel The Winchesters Adds a Superman to Its Cast

Image: The CW V/H/S reveals another anthology, with a major new slew of directors. Mike Flanagan is no longer a part of Netflix Something Is Killing the Children adaptation. Plus, take a look at the latest Walking Dead spinoff, Dead Cityand new Titans clips tease a showdown with Lex Luthor. Spoilers away! Nosferatu Deadline reports …

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'I was not a good manager': Sam Adams founder Jim Koch says 'fate' made him craft beer's pioneer

‘I was not a good manager’: Sam Adams founder Jim Koch says ‘fate’ made him craft beer’s pioneer

This story is part of the Behind the Desk series, where CNBC Make It gets personal with successful business executives to find out everything from how they got to where they are to what makes them get out of bed in the morning to their daily routines Thirty-eight years ago, Jim Koch set out to …

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How crypto billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried survived the market wreckage and still expanded his empire

How crypto billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried survived the market wreckage and still expanded his empire

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried has been shopping for bargains amid the industry’s recent carnage and said he still has cash to spend if opportunity knocks. It may seem strange. Other multibillion-dollar crypto giants spiraled into bankruptcy this year. FTX’s main competitor, Coinbase, has seen its shares plunge 70% and has laid off a fifth of …

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'Empire of Light' Review: Olivia Colman Shines in Sam Mendes' Uneven Romantic Drama

‘Empire of Light’ Review: Olivia Colman Shines in Sam Mendes’ Uneven Romantic Drama

With only his second produced screenplay, after 1917, Sam Mendes delves into the territory of his formative years and a mood of nostalgia. The story he tells in Empire of Light isn’t strictly autobiographical, but it draws upon the music and movies and political climate that informed his coming-of-age — the movies especially. It’s not …

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NFL preseason Week 3 scores, highlights: Baker Mayfield tosses 2 TDs vs.  Bills, Sam Darnold injures ankle

NFL preseason Week 3 scores, highlights: Baker Mayfield tosses 2 TDs vs. Bills, Sam Darnold injures ankle

The NFL preseason is almost done, but we still have one more full weekend of football to digest. We’ve got four games on Friday night, highlighted by new Raiders coach Josh McDaniels facing his former mentor Bill Belichick and the Patriots and Baker Mayfield getting some reps against the Bills in preparation for Week 1. …

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Samaritan, the Sylvester Stallone Superhero Film, Sort of Works

Samaritan, the Sylvester Stallone Superhero Film, Sort of Works

Stallone does beat up a lot of kids in Samaritan. Image: MGM/Prime Video The biggest problem with Samaritan, a brand new superhero movie starring the one and only Sylvester Stallone, is a lack of identity. That’s oddly fitting since the movie itself is about a young boy trying to figure out the identity of a …

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Samaritan takes too long to get to his secret superhero's unmasking

Samaritan takes too long to get to his secret superhero’s unmasking

Sylvester Stallone defeats a group of street toughs in Julius Avery’s Samaritan.Photo: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures When Sylvester Stallone returned to his iconic role of Philly boxing underdog Rocky Balboa seven years ago in director Ryan Coogler’s rousing, beautifully crafted reboot Creed, scoring a Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination for his performance, it served as a reminder …

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Commanders fire defensive line coach Sam Mills III, promote Jeff Zgonina

Commanders fire defensive line coach Sam Mills III, promote Jeff Zgonina

Comment on this story Comment The Washington Commanders fired defensive line coach Sam Mills III on Tuesday morning, Coach Ron Rivera announced. The timing was surprising — Rivera had never fired a coach during training camp — and Rivera said he made the decision not because of the defensive line’s underperformance last season but because …

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