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  1. NFL's most important returning players

    Mike Sando

    By rule, NFL players have been practicing less frequently and less physically the past couple of years. They're also suffering injuries more often. It's an issue the league will have to address if the carnage continues. Not all the injury news is ...

    Blog | November 16, 2013
  2. A dozen NFC West spectators to watch

    Mike Sando

    A look at 12 potential NFC West starters who have played zero preseason snaps heading into their teams' final exhibition games Thursday night: Arizona Cardinals TE Jeff King: King started 12 games last season. He could still figure prominently ...

    Blog | August 29, 2013
  3. Injuries drive 49ers' roster moves

    Mike Sando

    Eight of the San Francisco 49ers' 11 rookie draft choices survived the NFL's mandatory reduction to 75 players Tuesday. The other three -- second-round choice Tank Carradine, fourth-rounder Marcus Lattimore and fifth-rounder Quinton Dial -- remain...

    Blog | August 27, 2013
  4. Camp Confidential: San Francisco 49ers

    Mike Sando

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- For the first time since 2004, the San Francisco 49ers are conducting training camp without Alex Smith as part of the quarterback equation. Throw in a long, growing list of injuries, and the NFC West's most established team is ...

    Blog | August 04, 2013
  5. Austin Collie and the 49ers' WR depth

    Mike Sando

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Michael Crabtree caught 85 passes for 1,105 yards and nine touchdowns with the San Francisco 49ers last season. Before that, his three-year career totals lined up with those for a player the 49ers signed amid injury concerns Fr...

    Blog | August 02, 2013
  6. Around the NFC West: Injuries everywhere

    Mike Sando

    Around the NFC West: Aug. 2, 2013 Arizona Cardinals Somers: Glendale good, DT injured McManaman: Fight for left tackle job Urban: Mathieu's big day, OL, Palmer Weinfuss: Turning up practice heat St. Louis Rams ...

    Blog | August 02, 2013
  7. A look at new NFL language on PUP rules

    Mike Sando

    The NFL has changed its rules regarding physically unable to perform (PUP) lists, giving players additional time to recover from injuries. We discussed the proposed changes in March and the NFL has confirmed that the changes went into effect last ...

    Blog | July 27, 2013
  8. Eight in the Box: NFC West camp battles

    Mike Sando

    One key positional battle for each NFC West team as training camps get underway. Arizona Cardinals: Rashard Mendenhall and Ryan Williams are fighting for the starting job at halfback. Both have had injury problems recently. Mendenhall is the more ...

    Blog | July 26, 2013
  9. 710ESPN Seattle audio: Clayton Show

    Mike Sando

    Most NFL teams lament injuries and personnel departures. The really good ones also welcome fresh opportunities for unestablished players to fill the voids. The San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks are far enough along in their roster developme...

    Blog | July 20, 2013
  10. A quick NFC West roster snapshot (starters)

    Mike Sando

    @HavokHawk sized up the previous item and wanted to see the information narrowed for starting lineups. Lineups aren't set in every case. Injuries are affecting a few situations. We're still able to put together a snapshot visible in the chart at t...

    Blog | June 06, 2013
  11. Precedent in the '95 Green Bay Packers?

    Mike Sando

    Patrick from Alameda, Calif., sees a parallel between the 2013 San Francisco 49ers and the 1995 Green Bay Packers. Both teams featured young, strong-armed quarterbacks. Both teams lost their leading receivers to injury. Packers Receptions by P...

    Blog | June 04, 2013
  12. One potential subject for upcoming chat

    Mike Sando

    Passing along: the link to our regularly scheduled NFC West chat, set to begin Thursday at 1 p.m. ET. Michael Crabtree's injury was the No. 1 subject from the chat last week. Not much has changed in the intervening days. NFC West rosters are prett...

    Blog | May 30, 2013
  13. Bridging logic gap on Crabtree, Harvin

    Mike Sando

    Seth from New Orleans recently hit the NFC West mailbag with a question seeking clarification for recent items regarding what Michael Crabtree's injury will mean to the San Francisco 49ers. He thinks some of my analysis appeared contradictory, but I'...

    Blog | May 24, 2013
  14. QB matters most, with or without Crabtree

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers, though unusually healthy in recent seasons, had a hard time recovering from injuries to return specialist Ted Ginn Jr. and top defensive lineman Justin Smith over the past two seasons. Bill Barnwell drives home that point ...

    Blog | May 23, 2013
  15. Around the NFC West: Week 1 implications

    Mike Sando

    Around the NFC West: May 23, 2013 Arizona Cardinals Bordow: RB Williams played scared Somers: Attacking DEs, Crabtree Urban: Injury affects Boldin, Peterson Weinfuss: 'Grind' for young players St. Louis Rams ...

    Blog | May 23, 2013
  16. 49ers' options as Crabtree has surgery

    Mike Sando

    The season-altering and potentially season-ending injury Michael Crabtree suffered Tuesday leaves the San Francisco 49ers with question marks at wide receiver. Anquan Boldin becomes the most productive healthy receiver available to the team. Mario...

    Blog | May 22, 2013