CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

448 results for "football"

Page of 28
  1. Adding CB Wright makes more sense now

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers' on-and-off interest in cornerback Eric Wright is "on" again -- and just in time to beat an NFL deadline. The team announced Wright's signing and placement on the non-football injury list Thursday just as a 4 p.m. ET deadli...

    Blog | August 08, 2013
  2. Football Today: Thoughts on 49ers' CBs

    Mike Sando

    Passing along: ESPN's Robert Flores and I collaborated Friday on the "Football Today" podcast regarding the San Francisco 49ers' injury situation. Former Minnesota Vikings running back Robert Smith, now a college football analyst for ESPN, opened th...

    Blog | August 02, 2013
  3. Football Today: Recapping Harvin, Davis

    Mike Sando

    Passing along: Recent stories regarding Seattle Seahawks receiver Percy Harvin and San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis led to an appearance Wednesday on the "Football Today" podcast with Robert Flores. Our part of the podcast begins near the ...

    Blog | July 31, 2013
  4. A few words about Colin Kaepernick

    Mike Sando

    Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee has written the story San Francisco 49ers fans were hoping to see, one that affirms Colin Kaepernick's football identity following an offseason packed with extra-curricular activities. We've seen Kaepernick pose ...

    Blog | July 29, 2013
  5. How quarterbacks fared under pressure

    Mike Sando

    First-year starters filled four of the top five spots in Total QBR while under pressure last season. Two of them, Russell Wilson and Colin Kaepernick, call the NFC West home. With Pro Football Focus singling out the division's current passers f...

    Blog | July 23, 2013
  6. Separating 'elite' from the rest in NFC West

    Mike Sando

    Neil Hornsby of Pro Football Focus has just about finished ranking primary players from each NFL team into seven categories from elite to poor, with a special designation for rookies. He has covered every NFC West team, allowing me to put together...

    Blog | July 18, 2013
  7. Football Today: Hall of Fame snubs

    Mike Sando

    ESPN's Robert Flores, Jay Soderberg and I used the latest "Football Today" podcast to consider two subjects: Hall of Fame snubs and NFL teams whose championship windows are closing. Flores pointed to Ray Guy and asked about another former Raider,...

    Blog | July 11, 2013
  8. Seahawks' personnel moves reflect success

    Mike Sando

    A successful three-year run under general manager John Schneider has led to promotions in the Seattle Seahawks' scouting department. Tag Ribary goes from pro personnel director to overseeing team security, football video, facility and equipment de...

    Blog | June 20, 2013
  9. Fantasy Roundtable: WR debate

    Mike Sando

    Ken Daube, Eric Karabell, Christopher Harris and Matthew Berry know a thing or three about fantasy football. Fantasy Points Per Game WR Harvin Thomas 2013 11.1* 11.3* 2012 11.0 11.9 2011 10.3 6.7 ...

    Blog | June 18, 2013
  10. Around the NFC West: Hitting hot issues

    Mike Sando

    ST. LOUIS -- Good morning, NFC West. A few thoughts on what's happening around the division on this second Wednesday in June: Worker safety: Player safety has become the No. 1 issue in the NFL recently, but playing football isn't as dangerous a...

    Blog | June 12, 2013
  11. Deacon Jones, 1938-2013

    Mike Sando

    Fearsome Foursome legend Deacon Jones' passing Monday at age 74 provides an opportunity to reflect upon one of the greatest defensive ends in NFL history. We'll do that beginning Tuesday. Jones, inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 19...

    Blog | June 04, 2013
  12. My ballot for 'Greatest Coaches' package

    Mike Sando

    Any ranking for the 20 greatest coaches in NFL history would leave off at least two of the 22 enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The ballot I submitted for our "Greatest Coaches" project left off eight of them: Guy Chamberlin, Jimmy Conze...

    Blog | May 30, 2013
  13. Sorry, Charles, but NBA stars couldn't cut it

    Mike Sando

    Warren Moon, Pro Football Hall of Famer, has occasionally shared strong opinions on matters of social import. Turns out the nine-time Pro Bowl quarterback is no less formidable on a subject more suitable for you, me and the guy seated at the next bar...

    Blog | May 29, 2013
  14. Safe to say coaches not aggressive enough

    Mike Sando

    The "Ground Chuck" nickname for Chuck Knox fit the former NFL coach's old-school reputation even if it sometimes misrepresented his approach to offensive football. Quarterbacks John Hadl and Dave Krieg went to Pro Bowls with Knox as their head coa...

    Blog | May 22, 2013
  15. Hidden contributions for Harvin, Quinn

    Mike Sando

    Percy Harvin is one of those hidden-value players. The traditional stat sheet only begins to account for the ways he can affect a game. Information from Neil Hornsby of Pro Football Focus shows another way Harvin could help the Seattle Seahawks in...

    Blog | May 13, 2013
  16. Around the NFC West: Least physical RB?

    Mike Sando

    A morning run through NFC West headlines brought to my attention Football Outsiders' annual look at how well NFL players break tackles. Around the NFC West: May 2, 2013 Arizona Cardinals Somers: No shortage of roster moves ...

    Blog | May 03, 2013