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  1. Around the NFC West: Youth served at RB

    Mike Sando

    This was about the time last offseason when the San Francisco 49ers added running back Brandon Jacobs in free agency. Around the NFC West: March 26, 2013 Arizona Cardinals Somers: Arians' likes and dislikes Urban: Thought...

    Blog | March 26, 2013
  2. Around the NFC West: Jacobs' relevance

    Mike Sando

    There is still time for veteran running back Brandon Jacobs to factor prominently in the San Francisco 49ers' season. The team could suddenly need him for unforeseen circumstances. Jacobs could ride to the rescue if injuries continued to strike th...

    Blog | December 10, 2012
  3. NFC West: Injury situations that matter

    Mike Sando

    Arizona Cardinals: Kevin Kolb (ribs) does not appear close to returning. John Skelton will start at quarterback. Receiver Andre Roberts (ankle) and defensive end Ronald Talley (ankle) did not practice. Defensive end Calais Campbell, held out of the C...

    Blog | December 05, 2012
  4. Fantasy Watch: Recent playing-time trends

    Mike Sando

    Our weekly look at playing-time trends in the NFC West, with an eye toward the fantasy leagues you routinely dominate: CHICAGO -- The Arizona Cardinals were expected to welcome back veteran tight end Todd Heap last week following a prolonged injur...

    Blog | December 02, 2012
  5. NFC West: Injury situations that matter

    Mike Sando

    Arizona Cardinals: Kevin Kolb is expected to miss another week, at least, with the rib injuries he suffered against Buffalo in Week 6. Receiver Andre Roberts (ankle) missed practice Wednesday. Safety Justin Bethel (shoulder), receiver LaRon Byrd (hea...

    Blog | November 28, 2012
  6. With Smith out, 49ers' Tolzien a snap away

    Mike Sando

    SAN FRANCISCO -- A few thoughts after the San Francisco 49ers named Alex Smith, LaMichael James, Brandon Jacobs, A.J. Jenkins, Joe Looney, Trenton Robinson and Ian Williams inactive for Monday night: We knew Smith would not play. Seeing his name ...

    Blog | November 19, 2012
  7. NFC West: Injury situations that matter

    Mike Sando

    Arizona Cardinals: Quarterback Kevin Kolb (ribs) will miss the game against San Francisco on Monday night. Safety Kerry Rhodes (back), cornerback Greg Toler (hamstring) and guard Adam Snyder (quadriceps) are also dealing with injuries. Rhodes and Tol...

    Blog | October 24, 2012
  8. Inactives glance: Thoughts on 49ers' personnel

    Mike Sando

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Mario Manningham is out. Joe Staley and Brandon Jacobs are in. Those were the most meaningful developments for the San Francisco 49ers as their NFC West opener against Seattle neared Thursday night. A shoulder injury will prevent ...

    Blog | October 18, 2012
  9. NFC West: Injury situations that matter

    Mike Sando

    Arizona Cardinals: Life without the injured Ryan Williams at running back begins Sunday against a Buffalo defense that allowed 621 yards to San Francisco, including 311 on the ground. Utility back LaRod Stephens-Howling expects to return from a hip i...

    Blog | October 10, 2012
  10. Around the NFC West: Going Hollywood

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers welcomed Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson into their locker room following a 27-19 victory over the Detroit Lions on Sunday night. Immediately I wondered to myself whether Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll would counter with ...

    Blog | September 18, 2012
  11. Camp Confidential: 49ers

    Mike Sando

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- One school of thought says the San Francisco 49ers got the most they'll ever get from quarterback Alex Smith last season. What if last season was only the beginning? That question ran through my mind while watching Smith ...

    Blog | August 16, 2012
  12. Around the NFC West: Contract situations

    Mike Sando

    Good morning, NFC West. Chris Clemons' recent agreement with the Seattle Seahawks leaves the NFC West with few unsettled contract situations heading into training camps. The San Francisco 49ers' Dashon Goldson remains unsigned as a franchise pl...

    Blog | July 24, 2012
  13. Four fantasy nuggets, from Fitz to Lynch

    Mike Sando

    Four quick notes, one per NFC West team, from KC Joyner's newly published 2012 fantasy guide: St. Louis Rams: Steven Jackson can still make the most of good blocking. Jackson averaged 8.7 yards per carry, second only to Reggie Bush, when the Rams...

    Blog | June 28, 2012
  14. Around the NFC West: Quinn's challenge

    Mike Sando

    The eventual move away from veteran defensive end James Hall to 2011 first-round draft choice Robert Quinn was inevitable for the St. Louis Rams. At least one prominent figure in the NFC West won't miss Hall, whose release earlier this offseason h...

    Blog | June 26, 2012
  15. Around the NFC West: Heart over wallet

    Mike Sando

    It's usually about the money. It's also about what the money represents. Brandon Jacobs, touched when a 6-year-old gave him $3.36 from a piggy bank to keep him with the New York Giants, balked when the Giants offered 446,428 times as much. Matt...

    Blog | June 08, 2012
  16. Chat wrap: Running backs on the mind

    Mike Sando

    NFC West fans had running backs in mind during our chat Thursday. We had Joe C. from Fort Worth asking for projected carry breakdowns in Arizona if the Cardinals' Beanie Wells and Ryan Williams are both healthy. k1joyce from Massachusetts, fearful...

    Blog | June 07, 2012