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  1. Vernon Davis' receiving stats due to spike?

    Mike Sando

    The St. Louis Rams have allowed the 10th-most yards to opposing tight ends through Week 9 this season. No big deal, right? Well, it is if you're @timstantonx and you're wondering whether this is the week Vernon Davis gets back on track as a rec...

    Blog | November 05, 2012
  2. What Fangio said and what the 49ers did

    Mike Sando

    About this time last week, San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Vic Fangio was telling us how his defense, about to face the Green Bay Packers, differed from some others. 49ers Week 1: Patrick Willis Watch Stat Willis No Willis ...

    Blog | September 13, 2012
  3. 710ESPN Seattle audio: 49ers WR rotation

    Mike Sando

    So, you're killing time before NFC West teams open their seasons Sunday and figure you might as well make another trip to the pregame media buffet table. You survey the offerings and figure, hey, why not listen to see what Sando and these 710ESPN ...

    Blog | September 07, 2012
  4. Stats back up 49ers' Fangio on pass 'D'

    Mike Sando

    CANTON, Ohio -- With the Pro Football Hall of Fame proceedings an hour-plus from beginning, an interview transcript from San Francisco 49ers training camp caught my attention. Reporters asked defensive coordinator Vic Fangio about the 49ers' prepa...

    Blog | August 04, 2012
  5. 'Best hands I've ever seen on a receiver'

    Mike Sando

    There's little sense in taking the bait when San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh tells a radio program Michael Crabtree "has the best hands I've ever seen on a wide receiver." Anyone with a strong grasp of NFL history would place Cris Carter, R...

    Blog | May 19, 2012
  6. After focusing on run, division looks to air

    Mike Sando

    Every team in the NFC West had a 1,000-yard rusher last season. Coaches in Seattle, San Francisco and St. Louis have promoted run-first philosophies. Arizona has invested first- and second-round picks in running backs Beanie Wells and Ryan William...

    Blog | May 02, 2012
  7. Sando chat scheduled for 1 p.m. ET

    Mike Sando

    There will be no first-round playoff bye for the NFC West chat. Hope to see you there at 1 p.m. ET. All NFC West subjects are on the table. Here's one I ran across Thursday morning: Vernon Davis ranks tied for 79th in red zone targets this s...

    Blog | January 05, 2012
  8. 49ers' Walker on short list for tight ends

    Mike Sando

    The New England Patriots' Aaron Hernandez and the San Francisco 49ers' Delanie Walker top an unusual list of NFL tight ends. Both have played more than half their teams' offensive snaps, but neither is the featured tight end on his team. The Patri...

    Blog | December 29, 2011
  9. 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
  10. When a coach needs to draft a quarterback

    Mike Sando

    Colleague Kevin Seifert showed some daring by sending TCU quarterback Andy Dalton to the Minnesota Vikings at No. 12 in a recent mock draft. He wasn't arguing for Dalton's value so much as saying the Vikings' need for a quarterback might ...

    Blog | April 27, 2011
  11. Which tight ends had most, fewest drops

    Mike Sando

    Our ongoing discussion on tight ends raised questions about which ones possess the best -- and worst -- hands. "Any way you can add in 'thrown to' and 'drops' in this stat?" Furfanam asked in one comments section. Consider it done. Jason Vid...

    Blog | March 30, 2011
  12. Mailbag: Playoffs? Yes, he means playoffs

    Mike Sando

    Paul from San Francisco writes: Hey Mike, liked the analysis of the Rams and where they improved/worsened from last season. Any chance you can do that for the 49ers? Also, I'm a little underwhelmed by all the forecasts of the Niners winning the West ...

    Blog | July 28, 2010
  13. NFC West draft watch: Offensive linemen

    Mike Sando

    Rank Offensive Tackle Prospect College Height Weight Scouts Inc. Grade 1 Russell Okung Oklahoma St. 6-8 299 96 2 Trent Williams Oklahoma 6-5 306 94 3 Bryan Bulaga Iowa 6-6 311 93 4...

    Blog | November 12, 2009
  14. Cardinals could be in position for running back

    Mike Sando

    Posted by's Mike Sando Knowshon Moreno is the only running back off the board after the first 20 picks, leaving the Cardinals in potentially strong position to draft Chris Wells, Donald Brown, LeSean McCoy or whichever running back they ...

    Blog | April 25, 2009
  15. Four beat reporters, four mocks, one chart

    Mike Sando

    Posted by's Mike Sando The chart compares mock drafts from four veteran NFC West beat reporters. The four -- Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Matt Maiocco of the Santa Rosa Press-Democrat, Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic...

    Blog | April 25, 2009
  16. Around the NFC West: Rams, Raji and risk

    Mike Sando

    Posted by's Mike Sando Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch says the Rams could use defensive tackles, but the team does not appear interested in Boston College's B.J. Raji. Thomas: "There has been next to nothing in terms...

    Blog | April 22, 2009