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  1. Around the NFC West: WR complaints

    Mike Sando

    Around the NFC West: May 22, 2013 Arizona Cardinals Somers: Arians' frustration with WRs Urban: Palmer agrees, health, Mathieu St. Louis Rams Judge: Bradford on tornado victims Wagoner: Program enters third ...

    Blog | May 22, 2013
  2. Slow news day? You be the judge

    Mike Sando

    Aldon Smith's run through ESPN's media car wash produced an unexpected revelation Monday. This link takes you to the portion of Smith's interview with "Mint Condition" in which the San Francisco 49ers' leading sacker noted that he was once asked to a...

    Blog | March 04, 2013
  3. The 49ers' $30 million inconvenience

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers issued a news release Thursday stating that their new stadium will open in 2014 even as $30 million in public funding remains in dispute. A judge issued an order preventing the county from moving forward with plans to shift...

    Blog | June 28, 2012
  4. What to know on Seahawks, referee issue

    Mike Sando

    News that Bill Leavy will be working the Seattle Seahawks' game against the Pittsburgh Steelers should come with some fine print: Leavy and line judge Mark Perlman are the only holdovers from the crew that ticked off the Seahawks so badly with it...

    Blog | September 15, 2011
  5. What to consider on Charlie Whitehurst

    Mike Sando

    Jeff from Las Vegas thinks it's premature to dismiss Charlie Whitehurst as a viable candidate to start for the Seattle Seahawks next season. He hasn't seen enough evidence to judge Whitehurst one way or the other, and he thinks bringing back Matt Has...

    Blog | May 20, 2011
  6. NFL's response to courts pivotal Thursday

    Mike Sando

    The latest legal setback for the NFL comes as little surprise. It's the timing of the setback that raises the stakes for the league -- and for NFC West teams in particular. With the draft set to begin Thursday, teams do not yet know to what ext...

    Blog | April 28, 2011
  7. Taking NFL labor discourse to another level

    Mike Sando

    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell's recent column in the Wall Street Journal warned of impending doom if players' attorneys prevail in ongoing court battles. The column invited strong criticism from various quarters, and then there was this: veteran ...

    Blog | April 27, 2011
  8. Lockout updates from NFC West facilities

    Mike Sando

    Among the new developments at NFC West facilities since the earlier item: St. Louis Rams middle linebacker James Laurinaitis showed up, but details were sketchy, Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch notes. Running back Justin Forsett and d...

    Blog | April 26, 2011
  9. Reports from NFC West team facilities

    Mike Sando

    A quick look around NFC West team headquarters from reporters monitoring potential fallout from the court ruling striking down the NFL lockout: Arizona Cardinals: At least four players showed up for work, Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic repor...

    Blog | April 26, 2011
  10. Lester Munson: Dream scenario for NFLPA

    Mike Sando

    Comments from ESPN legal analyst Lester Munson to Trey Wingo on NFL Live following Judge Susan Nelson's ruling striking down the lockout: "In these 89 pages, Judge Nelson wrote the opinion that the players and their lawyers dreamed of a few weeks ag...

    Blog | April 25, 2011
  11. NFC West players that should report

    Mike Sando

    The NFL has no plans to open for business immediately following a court ruling against the lockout, but that should not stop players from reporting to work as a matter of strategy. As noted in March, numerous NFC West players stood to collect sign...

    Blog | April 25, 2011
  12. Seeking answers to labor questions

    Mike Sando

    Life in the NFC West and the NFL in general would change dramatically if a judge's decision to end the lockout results in free agency before the draft. The league says it will seek from the courts a stay keeping the lockout in place pending an app...

    Blog | April 25, 2011
  13. To dream: NFC West free agency primer

    Mike Sando

    It is possible, even likely, that the NFL and its players will continue their staring contest through the 2011 draft -- even with a ruling from U.S. District Judge Susan Nelson. The appeals process could take weeks or longer, during which time it'...

    Blog | April 06, 2011
  14. Feely: It's 'drop-dead day' for NFL, players

    Mike Sando

    Arizona Cardinals kicker and union rep Jay Feely says he senses a "newfound willingness" from team owners to negotiate in good faith after a federal judge ruled against the league in a television revenue case. Feely calls Friday the "drop-dead day...

    Blog | March 04, 2011
  15. NFL reassigns referee Singletary berated

    Mike Sando

    Referee Bill Leavy's surprise admission stands as the most notable officiating-related development in the NFC West this offseason. A smaller one slipped through unnoticed -- almost, anyway. Don Carey, the rookie referee San Francisco 49ers coac...

    Blog | August 23, 2010
  16. Around the NFC West: McCloughan update

    Mike Sando

    Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News offers thoughts and observations on outgoing 49ers general manager Scot McCloughan. Kawakami: "I think McCloughan's a pretty good judge of talent. I think he's loyal and probably was too loyal to Mike Nolan o...

    Blog | March 19, 2010