NFL against-the-spread picks: Raiders and Broncos both need a win and some confidence

It’s tough to tell which team felt the most tension this week, the Denver or . And the Broncos won last week to improve to 2-1. The Broncos are already having a weird season. The offseason had so much hype and promise in Colorado. Fans were excited after the trade. Instead of an end to … Read more

Presidents Cup win boosts US confidence for 2023 Ryder Cup

Grinding out a ninth consecutive Presidents Cup victory on Sunday could be a launching pad for United States golfers to achieve something they haven’t managed since 1993 — a Ryder Cup victory on foreign soil. Many of those who defeated a non-European Internationals squad 17.5-12.5 at Quail Hollow figure to play for the Americans against … Read more

Some Confidence Is Lacking In Philip Morris International Inc.’s (NYSE:PM) P/E

There wouldn’t be many who think Philip Morris International Inc.’s () price-to-earnings (or “P/E”) ratio of 15.7x is worth a mention when the median P/E in the United States is similar at about 14x. However, investors might be overlooking a clear opportunity or potential setback if there is no rational basis for the P/E. Philip … Read more

Jimmy Garoppolo has another chance to regain 49ers’ confidence. Some aren’t convinced

is the NFL’s most photogenic quarterback this side of . But for at least the last couple seasons, when they looked at Garoppolo, the San Francisco 49ers only saw the photo negative. Their focus wasn’t what Garoppolo could do, but what he couldn’t. He doesn’t have a JUGS machine for a right arm, and his … Read more

Poll: Slim majority of Americans support expanding Supreme Court as confidence wanes

A new poll found that a slim majority of Americans support expanding the Supreme Court as confidence in the institution remains low after a series of unpopular decisions. released Wednesday, 51% of respondents said they either strongly or somewhat favored increasing the number of justices on the Supreme Court versus 49% who were strongly or … Read more

Brooke Shields, Chelsea Handler, Juliette Lewis and more join SKIMS campaign to talk about body confidence

, and are among the latest celebrity names joining the family for the brand’s biggest bra campaign yet. The model, comedian and actress appear alongside , and in a series of content debuted on social media on Tuesday to honor female confidence while wearing different styles of the SKIMS bra. The campaign stars also revealed … Read more

Snap layoffs derail investor confidence, again — but this top analyst remains bullish

The train wreck that is Snap’s 2022 continues to roll on. The social media outfit and part-time camera company is reporting planning to layoff 20% of its more than 6,400 employees, . Cuts are expected to begin on Wednesday. Snap didn’t return Iheart Finance’s request for comment on the layoffs. Snap stock tanked 7% in … Read more

49ers cut Darqueze Dennard, giving Sam Womack huge vote of confidence

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. originally appeared on In what can only be described as a huge vote of confidence for rookie cornerback Sam Womack, the club on Monday released a veteran player who had been lining up as the team’s top nickel … Read more

Bitmain co-founder welcomes crypto regulation to restore market confidence

The collapse of Three Arrow Capital and the counterparties wrapped in the crypto hedge fund’s troubles have drawn questions about the soundness of the heady digital asset investment space. For the industry’s survivors, watching their rivals fall to pieces overnight has been an alarming experience. To understand where the industry might be going after the … Read more

49ers’ defense hasn’t allowed Trey Lance to build confidence, QB coach says

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. originally appeared on SANTA CLARA — The good news for first-year starting quarterback is that he is practicing daily this summer against a defense that figures to be among the best in the NFL. The bad news is … Read more