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  1. How QB Rodgers got free stuff from Rams

    Mike Sando

    St. Louis Rams defensive end Chris Long jumped across the line of scrimmage early and should have kept going. Instincts compelled him to jump back into position, and while he was retreating, the Green Bay Packers snapped the football. A few second...

    Blog | October 24, 2012
  2. Around the NFC West: Keeping Campbell

    Mike Sando

    Drafting front-line NFL starters in the second round isn't always easy. The Arizona Cardinals have had their share of successes (Calais Campbell, Daryl Washington, Karlos Dansby and Deuce Lutui) in recent years. They've also suffered some disappoi...

    Blog | May 11, 2012
  3. Quick gives Rams something new at WR

    Mike Sando

    The St. Louis Rams found a player fitting the mold of a No. 1 wide receiver. Appalachian State's Brian Quick, chosen 33rd overall as the 2012 NFL draft entered its second round, fits the profile. He's 6-foot-3 and 220 pounds -- more in line with w...

    Blog | April 27, 2012
  4. Colledge's addition and Cards' OL planning

    Mike Sando

    The Arizona Cardinals are reaching into free agency to patch holes on their offensive line. Daryn Colledge, a starter for each of his five seasons since Green Bay made him a second-round choice in 2006, gives the team needed reinforcement at guard...

    Blog | July 28, 2011
  5. Tate, Curry and reading between the lines

    Mike Sando

    Analyzing Pete Carroll's recent comments regarding receiver Golden Tate and linebacker Aaron Curry required some reading between the lines. What Carroll said about Tate: The second-year receiver will see his role increase quite a bit, particularly...

    Blog | June 15, 2011
  6. Why the 49ers lost their starting QB

    Mike Sando

    Facebook friend Tyler thought the San Francisco 49ers erred in asking rookie running back Anthony Dixon to help in pass protection on a second-and-20 play from its own 10-yard line Sunday. Carolina Panthers defensive end Charles Johnson knocked quart...

    Blog | October 25, 2010
  7. Observations from 49ers preseason Week 2

    Mike Sando

    A few quick thoughts after watching the San Francisco 49ers defeat the Minnesota Vikings at Candlestick Park 15-10 in the second week of the 2010 exhibition season: The 49ers can feel better about their offensive line after it held up (in pass pr...

    Blog | August 22, 2010
  8. 49ers need more from Smith, Gore

    Mike Sando

    SAN FRANCISCO -- The 49ers need a stronger second half from Alex Smith after managing only a 6-3 halftime lead against the Lions. That means they'll need to protect well enough to avoid having passes batted at the line of scrimmage several more ti...

    Blog | December 27, 2009
  9. Goal-line stand invigorates Seahawks

    Mike Sando

    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Seahawks have lacked an edge at times this season. They have one against the Cardinals after a goal-line stand sparked a 99-yard touchdown drive for a 7-0 lead with 20 seconds left in the first quarter. Seattle's offensive t...

    Blog | November 15, 2009
  10. Gore's 80-yard run in 10 quick steps

    Mike Sando

    Posted by's Mike Sando Ten things I noticed upon watching Frank Gore's 80-yard touchdown run to open the second half against Seattle in Week 2: Seattle had nine defenders crowding the line of scrimmage: Kelly Jennings, Lawrence Jackso...

    Blog | September 22, 2009
  11. Great players decided great Super Bowl

    Mike Sando

    Posted by's Mike Sando We've already discussed James Harrison's interception against Kurt Warner after Larry Fitzgerald and Anquan Boldin appeared to line up incorrectly on the final second-quarter play of Super Bowl XLIII. Four ...

    Blog | February 03, 2009
  12. Try kicking a football 100 yards

    Mike Sando

    Posted by's Mike Sando SAN FRANCISCO -- Andy Lee had an 82-yard punt for the 49ers late in the second quarter. The ball traveled roughly 100 yards from where Lee kicked it (behind the line of scrimmage) to its resting point beyond the end zo...

    Blog | October 05, 2008