Bill Belichick guarding QB decision ahead of Giants game

Even with frequent losses, Bill Belichick’s closely guarded approach hasn’t softened. Belichick on Friday declined to say who will start at quarterback for the Patriots (2-8) on Sunday against the Giants. “I told everyone to be ready,” Belichick said in response to questions from four different quarterbacks. Mac Jones started the first 10 games but […]

Justin Fields is making Bears’ NFL Draft decision much harder

On September 18th, we at SB Nation took to the football court again to solve the big dilemma: Is Justin Fields’ time in Chicago over? This article was written after a brutal first two games of the season, but it could be extended to Week 4. Through the first four games of the season, Fields […]

Oil prices tank on OPEC’s decision to delay meetings

OPIS Chief Oil Analyst Denton Cinquegrana provides insight on energy prices amid the Israeli-Hamas war on Barron’s Roundtable. Oil prices fell after the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) unexpectedly rescheduled a series of meetings to later this month. Global benchmarks West Texas Intermediate and Brent crude oil had fallen more than 4% by […]

Padres hire Mike Shildt as new manager with Juan Soto decision looming

The Padres have made one important decision, but they have many more left to make this offseason. San Diego hired Mike Shildt as their new manager. the team announced on Tuesday. Shildt, a former Cardinals captain, signed a two-year contract. “Mike is a proven winner as a manager at the Major League level and brings […]

Boomer Esiason ‘shocked’ by CBS decision to air Zach Wilson trip

It was a trip around the NFL on Sunday, but for Boomer Esiason, it was “shocking” that Zach Wilson’s stumble even got aired. While discussing the Jets’ 32-6 loss to the Bills, Esiason said he was surprised by CBS’ decision to air footage of Wilson’s on-field gaffe, given the current state of Gang Green. As […]

South African rand weakens as CPI data, rate decision awaited – Reuters

A South African Rand coin is seen in this illustrated photo taken on October 28, 2020.Reuters/Mike Hutchings/Illustration Obtaining license rights JOHANNESBURG, Nov 20 (Reuters) – The South African rand fell on Monday as investors focused on inflation data and the central bank’s interest rate decision expected later this week. As of 1518 GMT, the rand […]

OpenAI Stands By Decision To Fire Sam Altman, Says Report

OpenAI and Sam Altman shot to fame with the launch of ChatGPT San Francisco: The board of ChatGPT developer OpenAI on Sunday rejected pressure from Microsoft and other major investors to reverse its surprise decision to fire CEO Sam Altman, US media reported. OpenAI and Altman shot to fame last year when they launched ChatGPT, […]

Robert Saleh noncommittal on Jets’ quarterback decision

ORCHARD PARK — Tim Boyle had not lobbied to be the Jets’ starter to replace Zach Wilson after coming off the bench late in the third quarter with Bills 32, Jets 6. “Whoever plays, they’ve got to be ready to run the offense and beat Miami,” Boyle said, “so we’ll figure it out right away.” […]