CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

19 results for "marques colston"

Page of 1
  1. An early projection for Rams' Tavon Austin

    Mike Sando

    Nik Bonaddio of numberFire expects relatively big things from St. Louis Rams rookie Tavon Austin based on similarities with other receivers. Bonaddio explains why here. His expectations for Austin in 2013: somewhere around 59 receptions for 961 ya...

    Blog | May 13, 2013
  2. 2012 Grid Challenge: Lineups reminder

    Mike Sando

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Congrats to jasonmetrick for outscoring the more than 1,500 Gridiron Challenge entries for Week 5 in our little NFC West blog wing. He got 51 points from his wide receivers, Brandon Marshall and Marques Colston, while amassing 169 po...

    Blog | October 14, 2012
  3. 'Best hands I've ever seen on a receiver'

    Mike Sando

    There's little sense in taking the bait when San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh tells a radio program Michael Crabtree "has the best hands I've ever seen on a wide receiver." Anyone with a strong grasp of NFL history would place Cris Carter, R...

    Blog | May 19, 2012
  4. On why Randy Moss could appeal to 49ers

    Mike Sando

    A few additional thoughts on Randy Moss' signing with San Francisco as NFL free agency nears: The already shrinking receiver market got smaller Tuesday when Marques Colston re-signed with New Orleans. The 49ers have at least bought some protecti...

    Blog | March 13, 2012
  5. NFC West: Free-agency primer

    Mike Sando

    Arizona Cardinals Key free agents: DE Calais Campbell (franchise tag), CB Richard Marshall, OLB Clark Haggans, WR Early Doucet, T Brandon Keith, G Deuce Lutui, K Jay Feely. Where they stand: A strong finish to the 2011 season on defense gives t...

    Blog | March 08, 2012
  6. On Randy Moss' highly praised workout

    Mike Sando

    The New Orleans Saints could use a diversion right now. Randy Moss could use a career jump start. Put those factors together and we've got what happened Tuesday, a workout of convenience. Was it also one of substance? That was harder to tell given...

    Blog | March 06, 2012
  7. NFC West thoughts on 2012 franchise tags

    Mike Sando

    A few considerations after the NFL's 2012 deadline for naming franchise players passed Monday: Two tagged: San Francisco's Dashon Goldson and Arizona's Calais Campbell were the only NFC West players to receive the tag. That was no surprise after ...

    Blog | March 05, 2012
  8. Mailbag: All eyes on Peyton Manning

    Mike Sando

    Filippo from Windsor, Canada, thinks Alex Smith, not Kyle Williams, was the 49ers' biggest problem in the NFC Championship Game. He wondered whether the team could trade for Peyton Manning this offseason. Mike Sando: There will almost certainly be...

    Blog | January 26, 2012
  9. Rapid Reaction: 49ers 36, Saints 32

    Mike Sando

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Thoughts after the San Francisco 49ers' 36-32 divisional playoff victory over the New Orleans Saints on Saturday at Candlestick Park: What it means: The 49ers are headed to the NFC title game against the winner of the New York Gia...

    Blog | January 14, 2012
  10. Power Rankings: Top 10 NFL receivers

    Mike Sando

    ESPN.com's NFL writers rank the top 10 wide receivers in the league today. Next week: Running backs. Randy Moss and Terrell Owens must be running fade routes. Neither iconic receiver drew even one vote when ESPN.com asked eight panelists to ran...

    Blog | March 08, 2011
  11. NFC West: Injury situations that matter

    Mike Sando

    Seattle: Quarterback Matt Hasselbeck is practicing enough to suggest he'll be available to start Saturday. The Seahawks could have started Hasselbeck against St. Louis, but the team determined Hasselbeck might not move well enough to avoid trouble. C...

    Blog | January 05, 2011
  12. Final Word: NFC West

    Mike Sando

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 13: Quarterback contrasts. The San Francisco 49ers' trip to Green Bay brings them face to face, again, with a familiar 2005 NFL draft storyline. Too many variables affected Aaron Rodgers and Alex Smith for anyo...

    Blog | December 03, 2010
  13. Rapid Reaction: Saints 34, Seahawks 19

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- Thoughts on the Seattle Seahawks' 34-19 loss against the New Orleans Saints in Week 11: What it means: The Seahawks weren't good enough to go toe-to-toe against Drew Brees in the Superdome, but they looked like the best team in the NF...

    Blog | November 21, 2010
  14. Much fantasy love for Gore, 49ers

    Mike Sando

    ESPN fantasy guru Matthew Berry is all over Frank Gore specifically and the 2010 San Francisco 49ers in general. "Gore, (Michael) Crabtree, (Vernon) Davis, Josh Morgan and (Alex) Smith are all on my love list this year," Berry proclaims. "I think ...

    Blog | July 20, 2010
  15. Gridiron Challenge: Championship push

    Mike Sando

    Brett Favre, Reggie Bush and Sidney Rice were big fantasy stars in the divisional playoff round. None of them suited up for my team in the NFC West Gridiron Challenge, explaining an 83-point scoring drop from the wild-card round. Goodbye, any chan...

    Blog | January 19, 2010
  16. Mailbag: MVP Watch, power rankings fallout

    Mike Sando

    Posted by ESPN.com's Mike Sando James from New Orleans writes: So, you have Peyton Manning over Drew Brees right now for MVP. I just wanted to point out a few things. The defenses Manning has faced have given up an average of 257.5 passing yards p...

    Blog | October 22, 2009