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  1. Ryan Tannehill ranks among Top 50 breakout players for 2014 - NFL...

    Mike Sando

    Ryan Tannehill, Ezekiel Ansah and Montee Ball are all poised to make a jump in performance this season, writes Mike Sando. He ranks his Top 50 breakout players for the 2014 season.

    Story | Conversation | August 20, 2014
  2. Can Steelers contend minus the run?

    Mike Sando

    Maurkice Pouncey is one of the few NFL offensive linemen with the quickness to pull around the formation from the center position. He is a driving force behind the Pittsburgh Steelers' renewed efforts to run the football this season using z...

    Blog | September 09, 2013
  3. Trading for Revis? A few things to consider

    Mike Sando

    Darrelle Revis was a great football player before suffering a severe knee injury last season. He might again become a great football player. But if the New York Jets are apprehensive about paying huge money to retain Revis following the 2013 seas...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  4. A chance John Idzik couldn't pass up

    Mike Sando

    John Idzik was once a New York Jets ballboy. His father was a Jets assistant coach. In a sense, then, the Seattle Seahawks' vice president of football administration is heading home. Idzik, named Friday as the Jets' general manager, spent the past...

    Blog | January 18, 2013
  5. Football Today: NFC West Week 13

    Mike Sando

    Good morning, NFC Westers. I'll be heading to Illinois later Saturday for a Seattle-Chicago matchup with playoff implications for both teams. In the meantime, pull up your preferred device for a few more predictions. Ross Tucker, Matt Williamso...

    Blog | December 01, 2012
  6. Rams' sagging D in NFC West perspective

    Mike Sando

    Quarterbacks aren't quite everything in the NFL. Football remains a team sport. Offensive shortcoming aside, the St. Louis Rams' defense deserves its share of the blame for a 27-13 defeat to the New York Jets in Week 11. 2012 NFC West Defen...

    Blog | November 19, 2012
  7. Football Today: 2012 NFC West Week 11

    Mike Sando

    Ross Tucker, Matt Williamson and Jay Soderberg are back with their weekly NFL predictions on the latest Football Today podcast for Week 11. I've been singling out NFC West-related highlights for those interested. The full podcast is worth a liste...

    Blog | November 16, 2012
  8. Football Today: 2012 NFC West Week 10

    Mike Sando

    Ross Tucker, Matt Williamson and Jay Soderberg are back with their weekly NFL predictions on the latest Football Today podcast for Week 10. I've been singling out NFC West-related highlights for those interested. The full podcast is worth a liste...

    Blog | November 09, 2012
  9. Mailbag: Emotional fallout from MNF finish

    Mike Sando

    A veteran NFL official mistook Vinny Testaverde's green-annd-white New York Jets helmet for the football crossing the goal-line plane back in 1998. The gifted touchdown lifted the Jets to a 32-31 victory, dropping the Seattle Seahawks' record to 6...

    Blog | September 25, 2012
  10. Around the NFC West: Mourning Seau

    Mike Sando

    The 1990 NFL draft class featured Pro Football Hall of Famers Cortez Kennedy and Emmitt Smith. Sadly, that class also included Jeff Alm, who committed suicide following a traffic accident that killed his best friend, and Anthony Smith, who would b...

    Blog | May 03, 2012
  11. Smith, Skelton, Kolb and comeback QBs

    Mike Sando

    There can be no fourth-quarter comeback victories in football without a team first falling behind. That partly explains why Drew Brees (three), Tom Brady (one) and Aaron Rodgers (zero) have combined for fewer of them than either Alex Smith (five) ...

    Blog | December 31, 2011
  12. Sifting through 2011 NFL predictions

    Mike Sando

    Nine of 12 dentists recommend brushing with -- wait, wrong survey. Let's try this again. Nine of 12 ESPN.com football reporters are picking the St. Louis Rams to win the NFC West this season. Three others are taking the Arizona Cardinals. And that...

    Blog | September 01, 2011
  13. Rex Ryan's late hit on Kerry Rhodes

    Mike Sando

    Rex Ryan's candor helped make him a finalist this year for the Horrigan Award. Heck, I voted for him (results are pending). The award, given annually by the Professional Football Writers of America, honors the non-player who helped the media be...

    Blog | April 26, 2011
  14. Power rankings: How the voters voted

    Mike Sando

    The New England Patriots' dominating victory over the New York Jets on "Monday Night Football" seemed about right to one of our ESPN.com NFL Power Rankings panelists. "I've been saying for weeks the Jets were overrated and people were killing me f...

    Blog | December 07, 2010
  15. Power rankings revisited: Week 13

    Mike Sando

    A weekly review of how teams performed in relation to last week's Power Rankings (with new rankings scheduled for Tuesday): An impressive victory by the New York Jets at New England on "Monday Night Football" could give Rex Ryan's team top billing...

    Blog | December 06, 2010
  16. Breaking down NFL turnover differentials

    Mike Sando

    Football coaches everywhere stress turnover avoidance. The Seattle Seahawks' Pete Carroll sets aside one day each week to emphasize that one critical area. The San Francisco 49ers' Mike Singletary lists "total ball security" first among five pr...

    Blog | November 23, 2010