Published: Tue, September 11, 2018
Sport | By Wendy Sparks

Colts’ notebook: Andrew Luck battled emotions, then got to work

Colts’ notebook: Andrew Luck battled emotions, then got to work

"I'm obviously not snowboarding anymore, " Luck told

This won't be the last time we see the new rule impact the status of a player during a game, as more ejections and/or fines will surely come throughout the year.

Luck chatted with NFL Network's Ian Rapoport this week, and revealed that in the winter of 2016, a snowboarding accident in Colorado left him with an AC joint injury in his right throwing shoulder.

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Detroit coach Matt Patricia, meanwhile, will want to forget his debut as an National Football League head coach. I'll be surprised if he doesn't rise to the occasion of his first National Football League start.

The speculation had been out there, that injuries to Andrew Luck's right shoulder included more than football-related experiences. I think he was going to dive, but he wasn't going to give himself up and slide.

Luck's second pass attempt of the day against Cincinnati was an interception, not exactly the beginning he probably envisioned for his first game back.

The 39 completions were a personal best and one short of tying Peyton Manning's team record.

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A hamstring injury forced Anthony Castonzo to miss his first season opener since being selected in the first round of the 2011 draft. Luck was already being pulled to the ground by Bengals defensive end Michael Johnson when Williams flew in from another direction.

"All the onus is on me to understand", he said. He said he wasn't sure if the quarterback was preparing to "run (him) over". "I don't know what else I'm supposed to do".

The quarterback scrambled on a third-and-7 play. Ryan Grant led the way with a career-high eight catches for 59 yards.

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If both sets of tariffs go ahead it would mean virtually all of China's U.S. exports would be subject to new duties. Trump also wants to reduce the United States' gaping trade imbalance with an ascendant Chinese economy.

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