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  1. 'A thousand years ahead of where we were'

    Mike Sando

    The St. Louis Rams put two halfbacks on the field for a third-and-5 play at Seattle last season, an unusual personnel grouping. The Seahawks called timeout. The Rams came back with something more straightforward -- a basic play offensive coordinator ...

    Blog | June 19, 2013
  2. Rapid Reaction: 49ers 13, Seahawks 6

    Mike Sando

    Thoughts on the San Francisco 49ers' 13-6 victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday night at Candlestick Park: What it means: The 49ers moved to 5-2 and secured sole possession of first place with a hard-fought victory over the Seahawks (4-3)....

    Blog | October 18, 2012
  3. Around the NFC West: Quick look at QBs

    Mike Sando

    NFC West quarterbacks did some good things in Week 5. Seattle's Russell Wilson completed all but one of his 10 pass attempts on third down during a 16-12 victory over Carolina. His third-down passer rating (130.8) led the NFL for the week among pl...

    Blog | October 10, 2012
  4. Rapid Reaction: 49ers 45, Bills 3

    Mike Sando

    Thoughts on the San Francisco 49ers' 45-3 victory over the Buffalo Bills at Candlestick Park in Week 5: What it means: The 49ers improved to 4-1 and moved into a first-place tie with Arizona in the NFC West. They won at home for the eighth time in...

    Blog | October 07, 2012
  5. These 49ers prove they can win many ways

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers defeated the previously 5-0 Detroit Lions on the road after losing a fumble on their first play and never forcing a turnover. They ground out a 13-8 victory on the road against a rookie quarterback, Andy Dalton. They won...

    Blog | January 16, 2012
  6. 2011 49ers Week 14: Five observations

    Mike Sando

    Five things I noticed while watching the San Francisco 49ers during their most recent game, a 21-19 defeat at Arizona in Week 5: Great receiver blocking continues. Josh Morgan, now on injured reserve, has stood out for the 49ers in that area for ...

    Blog | December 15, 2011
  7. Sando's best guesses: Week 6 predictions

    Mike Sando

    It was a rough week in the predictions department for the guy who overrated Arizona and underrated Seattle in Week 5 games. Live and learn. My record fell to 13-4 on NFC West predictions for the season. We've got only two games on the schedule ...

    Blog | October 14, 2011
  8. Rapid Reaction: 49ers 48, Buccaneers 3

    Mike Sando

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Thoughts on the San Francisco 49ers' 48-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in their Week 5 matchup Sunday at Candlestick Park: What it means: The 49ers are 4-1 for the first time since 2002 and there is nothing flukey about t...

    Blog | October 09, 2011
  9. Final Word: NFC West

    Mike Sando

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 5: Burden could fall on Kevin Kolb. Beanie Wells' ability to carry the Arizona Cardinals' offense against the New York Giants might not translate to the team's game against Minnesota in Week 5. The Vikings are ...

    Blog | October 07, 2011
  10. Wrap-up: 49ers 38, Cardinals 7

    Mike Sando

    Thoughts on the San Francisco 49ers' 38-7 victory over the Arizona Cardinals at Candlestick Park in Week 17: What it means: The Cardinals (5-11) emerged from this game with the fifth overall choice in the 2011 NFL draft after Denver lost to San Di...

    Blog | January 02, 2011
  11. Wrap-up: Chargers 34, 49ers 7

    Mike Sando

    Thoughts on the San Francisco 49ers' 34-7 road defeat against the San Diego Chargers in Week 15: What it means: The 49ers fell to 5-9, meaning they will finish with a losing record after going 8-8 last season. Taking a step backward makes it tough...

    Blog | December 16, 2010
  12. NFC West quarterbacks in deep trouble

    Mike Sando

    Go deep. On second thought, let's check down to something more conservative. NFC West quarterbacks are familiar with the thinking. Alex Smith, Matt Hasselbeck, Derek Anderson and Sam Bradford have combined to complete 5 of 30 passes with one touch...

    Blog | September 30, 2010
  13. Mailbag: QB production per dollar

    Mike Sando

    Hugh from Monterey, Calif., writes: Sando, because Bill on the AFC West blog let us know the figures, we can see that JaMarcus Russell earned $5.57 million per win for Oakland [$39 million for seven victories as a starter]. You've got the best stats ...

    Blog | May 08, 2010
  14. With Spencer out, grading '05 drafts for NFC West

    Mike Sando

    2005 NFL Draft Round Players on Active Rosters Total Players Percent on Active Rosters 1 27 32 84.4% 2 25 32 78.1% 3 26 37 70.3% 4 23 35 65.7% 5 14 38 ...

    Blog | August 24, 2009
  15. Around the NFC West: Rams strike early

    Mike Sando

    Posted by's Mike Sando Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch says the Rams have found a 320-pound anchor for their offensive line. Jason Brown agreed to terms on a five-year, $37.5 million contract. Thomas: "Brown fits the para...

    Blog | February 28, 2009
  16. Mailbag: Hill leads division QBs on third down

    Mike Sando

    Rank on Third Down Quarterback Team Rating 1 Drew Brees NO 119.3 2 Tony Romo DAL 108.0 3 Philip Rivers SD 106.7 4 Aaron Rodgers GB 98.6 5 Eli Manning NYG 97.7 6 Shaun Hill SF 96.6 7 Kurt Warner ARI 95.4 8 Matt Schaub HOU 9...

    Blog | December 13, 2008