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  1. Mike Sando's MVP Watch

    Mike Sando

    Matt Ryan has charged up the MVP Watch list after two sensational performances helped his Atlanta Falcons clinch home-field advantage in the NFC playoffs. Ryan's seven touchdown passes against the New York Giants and Detroit Lions earned him a mea...

    Blog | December 26, 2012
  2. Cards, 49ers and OLB scene minus Haggans

    Mike Sando

    Outside linebacker Clark Haggans' recently levied three-game suspension affects ... nothing, provided the San Francisco 49ers incur no additional injuries at outside linebacker. Haggans, 35, did not play in the 49ers' first two games. Starters ...

    Blog | September 18, 2012
  3. Around the NFC West: Trade reconsidered

    Mike Sando

    The St. Louis Rams traded the second pick in the 2012 NFL draft to Washington with the long-term future in mind. They knew they wouldn't be drafting Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III because they'd already committed so much to Sam Bradford. Th...

    Blog | September 12, 2012
  4. Sando's best guess: Saints-49ers prediction

    Mike Sando

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The San Francisco 49ers, despite fielding arguably the NFL's best defense in 2011, gave up 513 yards to Philadelphia and 472 yards to Dallas in the first four weeks of the regular season. Later, the New York Giants managed 3...

    Blog | January 13, 2012
  5. 2011 49ers Week 6: Five observations

    Mike Sando

    Five things I noticed while watching the San Francisco 49ers defeat the Detroit Lions, 25-19, in their most recent game: Which one is Suh again? Corey Williams, not Ndamukong Suh, was the Detroit defensive tackle posing the most problems. That wa...

    Blog | October 25, 2011
  6. Rookie Smith's hit on Stafford costs $15,000

    Mike Sando

    San Francisco 49ers rookie Aldon Smith made Matthew Stafford pay with a big hit Sunday. The NFL made Smith pay, too, Smith, who has 5.5 sacks over the 49ers' past three games, drew a $15,000 fine from the NFL for hitting the Detroit Lions' quar...

    Blog | October 21, 2011
  7. NFC West Stock Watch

    Mike Sando

    FALLING 1. Mike Sims-Walker, ex-Rams WR: That did not take long. Sims-Walker went from key free-agent addition to dropping three passes against Washington to being named inactive to being released in a short period of time. Perhaps now we know why...

    Blog | October 18, 2011
  8. 2011 Week 6: NFC West game changers

    Mike Sando

    The odds were stacked against the San Francisco 49ers on fourth-and-goal from the Detroit Lions' 6-yard line Sunday. They trailed, 19-15, with 1:56 remaining in the fourth quarter. Teams facing similar game circumstances over the years had won ...

    Blog | October 17, 2011
  9. Around the NFC West: Win overshadowed?

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers had just claimed a road victory against the previously 5-0 Detroit Lions. Their head coach strode to the postgame interview podium to field questions about ... the postgame handshake. Mark Purdy of the San Jose Mercury N...

    Blog | October 17, 2011
  10. Getting feel for 49ers-Lions from Ford Field

    Mike Sando

    DETROIT -- A few thoughts and observations as the San Francisco 49ers and Detroit Lions warm up on the field below for their game Sunday: The Lions' Ndamukong Suh gets most of the attention after his 10-sack rookie season. A few scouting types I'...

    Blog | October 16, 2011
  11. 'Madden 12' respects Peterson, Quinn

    Mike Sando

    Expectations keep climbing for the Arizona Cardinals' Patrick Peterson. EA Sports has made the cornerback its highest-rated rookie in "Madden 12." The St. Louis' Rams Robert Quinn rounds out the top 10. Aldon Smith, chosen seventh overall by th...

    Blog | July 18, 2011