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  1. Sando's best guesses: Week 16 predictions

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers are the best team in the NFC West. The Arizona Cardinals and the Seattle Seahawks are the hottest teams. If only all three could play one another in the same week. We'll have to settle for the 49ers and Seahawks at Centu...

    Blog | December 23, 2011
  2. Where NFC West teams rank: Week 5

    Mike Sando

    The standings and our eyeballs can tell us the San Francisco 49ers are the best team in the NFC West right now. Our weekly look at where division teams stand in various statistical categories drives home the point. A look inside some of the num...

    Blog | October 11, 2011
  3. Poll: Which owner best in NFC West?

    Mike Sando

    The next NFL Power Rankings go straight to the top. Who are the best team owners in the league? We'll break out the results Tuesday. First, I'd like to count your votes on the best owners in the NFC West. The poll provides the mechanism. ...

    Blog | May 05, 2011
  4. Rapid Reaction: Saints 34, Seahawks 19

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- Thoughts on the Seattle Seahawks' 34-19 loss against the New Orleans Saints in Week 11: What it means: The Seahawks weren't good enough to go toe-to-toe against Drew Brees in the Superdome, but they looked like the best team in the NF...

    Blog | November 21, 2010
  5. Cardinals put down the hammer

    Mike Sando

    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Football in the NFC West was fun again Sunday. Two teams with top-tier quarterbacks traded punches, sometimes literally, and the best team won. Arizona's 31-20 victory at University of Phoenix Stadium had the feel of a last s...

    Blog | November 15, 2009
  6. Teams most likely to return to playoffs

    Mike Sando

    The first Super Bowl in the New York metropolitan area features two teams from far, far away. That is fitting because the West teams were best in 2013. While six of the eight NFL teams from the AFC West and NFC West finished with winning records, the...

    Blog | January 23, 2014
  7. NFL's 10 best-positioned teams for 2014

    Mike Sando

    Imagine your disbelief if an NFL clairvoyant had told you back in August that Rex Ryan would salvage his job, Gary Kubiak would lose his and the Cleveland Browns would dump Rob Chudzinski less than one calendar year into his tenure. Imagine if som...

    Blog | December 30, 2013
  8. Tough decisions are best kind to have

    Mike Sando

    The Seattle Seahawks arguably had the NFL's best secondary even without Walter Thurmond factoring as a healthy contributor. Thurmond's strong performances through training camp and his work with the first-team defense Monday make an outstanding se...

    Blog | August 05, 2013
  9. Four veterans bordering on indispensable

    Mike Sando

    A recent radio conversation with John Clayton, Brock Huard and Danny O'Neil touched on tight end Zach Miller, a player the Seattle Seahawks would have a rough time replacing. Miller isn't the best or most valuable player on the team. He doesn't p...

    Blog | July 23, 2013
  10. Coaches, general managers and contracts

    Mike Sando

    Our Future Power Rankings seek to identify which teams are best positioned for success in 2016. That made me wonder which NFC West teams had their head coaches and general managers under contract that far into the future. NFC West Contract Du...

    Blog | June 21, 2013
  11. Draft rewind: Seahawks' five-year recap

    Mike Sando

    A look at the NFC West's best and worst from the past five NFL drafts, one team at a time. Seattle Seahawks Best choice: Russell Wilson, QB, 2012 third round. Wilson went from springtime curiosity to surprise opening-day starter to Pro Bowl qua...

    Blog | February 20, 2013
  12. NFC West wrap: All-division team

    Mike Sando

    Five things to know, and my 2012 all-division team: Division MVP: Russell Wilson. Raise your hand if you thought the Seattle Seahawks rookie would become the best quarterback in the NFC West and the No. 1 reason Seattle would challenge for the NFC...

    Blog | December 27, 2012
  13. Two fair questions for Seattle's Pete Carroll

    Mike Sando

    Two questions for Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll following a 28-24 defeat at Detroit in Week 8: What is his team's defensive identity? Seattle might have figured zone defense was the best way to limit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson. From th...

    Blog | October 29, 2012
  14. Which NFC West teams look the best

    Mike Sando

    The Seattle Seahawks' new uniforms are different. We can agree on that. My wife thinks the neon green piping along the outside pants seam resembles lighted arrows guiding plane passengers or moviegoers toward the exits. She also once steered me...

    Blog | August 24, 2012
  15. 710ESPN audio: Poll for best offseason

    Mike Sando

    The Seattle Seahawks' recent moves and the San Francisco 49ers' signing of Brandon Jacobs were among the subjects Dave Grosby, Bob Stelton and I discussed Tuesday on 710ESPN Seattle. And when Dave asked which NFC West team had done the best job ad...

    Blog | April 10, 2012
  16. Chat wrap: Which team's offseason best

    Mike Sando

    We made it through the NFC West chat without any scandals erupting or starting quarterbacks taking free-agent visits. We learned that former San Francisco 49ers guard Chilo Rachal planned to visit the St. Louis Rams, another indication that the 49...

    Blog | March 22, 2012