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  1. Around the NFC West: 'Jim Harbaugh rule'

    Mike Sando

    The latest meeting for the NFL's competition committee could affect one NFC West team more than any other team inside or outside the division. Around the NFC West: Feb. 21, 2013 Arizona Cardinals Somers: On the ground in Indy ...

    Blog | February 21, 2013
  2. Dead horse? Wait, there could be a pulse

    Mike Sando

    The Super Bowl officiating horse isn't quite dead, but it's taking a pounding. There's no reason to keep pounding it without advancing the conversation. Mike Pereira, the former NFL officiating vice president working for Fox, advanced it during a ...

    Blog | February 05, 2013
  3. Around the NFC West: Two strong takes

    Mike Sando

    Good morning. The NFL offseason is officially here, but the San Francisco 49ers' experience in Super Bowl XLVII will remain a topic for discussion this week, I am sure. We've got some strong takes to run through this morning. Around the NFC...

    Blog | February 05, 2013
  4. What precedent says about Randy Moss

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers cannot be sure what they'll get from Randy Moss in 2012. Expectations are naturally low after Moss, 35, produced sparingly for three teams in 2010 before sitting out the 2011 season. But what does history tell us? Wit...

    Blog | March 21, 2012
  5. 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 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
  6. Around the NFC West: Peterson's progress

    Mike Sando

    Bob McManaman of the Arizona Republic says the Cardinals continue to take things slowly with Patrick Peterson even though the first-round pick thinks he's ready to start. Coach Ken Whisenhunt: "I'm glad we still have more time before the regular seas...

    Blog | August 31, 2011
  7. Which 2011 first-round picks are starting

    Mike Sando

    Twenty-one 2011 first-round draft picks have started at least one preseason game this summer. Seattle's James Carpenter is the only one from the NFC West to start so far. He has struggled in pass protection while showing promise in the running gam...

    Blog | August 29, 2011
  8. Reflections on Seahawks' draft, what's next

    Mike Sando

    Highlights and interpretations from Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider's recent conversation with Sports Radio 950 KJR's Mitch Levy (thanks for the assist, by the way): The team plans to find its starting left guard in free agency. A...

    Blog | May 05, 2011
  9. Seahawks have their bookend tackles

    Mike Sando

    RENTON, Wash. -- The Seattle Seahawks borrowed from the St. Louis Rams and San Francisco 49ers in selecting Alabama tackle James Carpenter with their first-round pick Thursday night. CarpenterThe selection gives Seattle bookends on the offensive l...

    Blog | April 28, 2011
  10. Sifting through six 2011 NFL mock drafts

    Mike Sando

    I've gone through several updated mock drafts to put together a chart showing how analysts expect the first round to fall for NFC West teams. A few notes: There's a growing sense Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert could be the choice for the ...

    Blog | April 28, 2011
  11. Around the NFC West: Ruling out Mallett

    Mike Sando

    Clare Farnsworth of passes along thoughts from coach Pete Carroll regarding various quarterback issues. Carroll on what he wants from a quarterback: "Yeah, we're always looking for a guy that can manage the offense, really. We've always...

    Blog | April 28, 2011
  12. Around the NFC West: Rams' draft profile

    Mike Sando

    Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch says the Rams are most likely to select a defensive player at No. 14. Thomas: "The Steve Spagnuolo template for defense seems pretty well established. He likes defensive linemen -- lots of 'em. To wit, the ...

    Blog | April 27, 2011
  13. Around the NFC West: Colin Kaepernick?

    Mike Sando

    Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee looks at 12 players that could make sense for the 49ers with their 12 choices in the upcoming draft. Colin Kaepernick was the choice in the second round. Barrows: "My guess is that Jim Harbaugh thinks Kaepernick ha...

    Blog | April 25, 2011
  14. Mailbag: Whether to take Blaine Gabbert

    Mike Sando

    Baron from Sacramento wonders whether the San Francisco 49ers would really pass on quarterback Blaine Gabbert at No. 7 if he were available. Baron would rather see the team select Jimmy Smith or Jake Locker after trading down than see them select re...

    Blog | April 23, 2011
  15. Around the NFC West: Palmer and Cards

    Mike Sando

    Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic looks at quarterback trade options for the Arizona Cardinals. Somers on Carson Palmer: "There are two issues. How much would the Cardinals be willing to give up for a quarterback whose best years might be behind ...

    Blog | March 08, 2011
  16. NFC West draft primer, Take One

    Mike Sando

    Thanks to labor unrest, NFL teams cannot bank on free agency, offseason programs, training camp or even the 2011 regular season. The draft is one of the few certainties, with the first round set for April 28 -- whether or not the NFL and its playe...

    Blog | February 16, 2011