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  1. Final 2013 preseason QB snap counts

    Mike Sando

    Six projected starting quarterbacks played in their teams' final exhibition games of the 2013 preseason. The Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson and the San Francisco 49ers' Colin Kaepernick were two of them, and both led touchdown drives before exiting...

    Blog | August 30, 2013
  2. Updated: 2013 preseason QB snap counts

    Mike Sando

    NFL teams have played their most important snaps of the 2013 exhibition season now that every team has played at least three games. This becomes a good time to check out how many snaps each projected starting quarterback has played. The players li...

    Blog | August 26, 2013
  3. On Carson Palmer's 4,000-yard season

    Mike Sando

    Years ago, conventional wisdom would have applauded Carson Palmer for topping 4,000 yards passing with the Oakland Raiders last season. Now, conventional wisdom has evolved to the point where mainstream analysis discounts those 4,000 yards because...

    Blog | August 05, 2013
  4. Undervalued? Wilson, Bradford might be

    Mike Sando

    NFC West fans might want to check out ESPN fantasy analyst Tristan H. Cockroft's thoughts on a couple quarterbacks he considers undervalued in fantasy drafts heading into the 2013 season. 2012 Wilson, Bradford Top Fantasy Games QB Wk. ...

    Blog | July 21, 2013
  5. Stafford's present and Bradford's future

    Mike Sando

    One year separated Sam Bradford from Matthew Stafford, quarterbacks selected first overall in the NFL draft. One year could also separate their contract extensions. The comparisons came into focus for Bradford and the St. Louis Rams after Stafford...

    Blog | July 10, 2013
  6. A run through Joe Montana's top five QBs

    Mike Sando

    Joe Montana recently listed Drew Brees, Peyton Manning, Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady and Eli Manning as his five top active NFL quarterbacks, in no particular order. No surprises there, although Eli Manning might not automatically qualify with the oth...

    Blog | June 10, 2013
  7. Key points as Arizona lands Carson Palmer

    Mike Sando

    What comes to mind after the Oakland Raiders and Arizona Cardinals agreed on a trade sending Carson Palmer to Arizona: The price: The Cardinals are sending a 2013 sixth-round pick (176th overall) and a 2014 seventh-rounder (conditional on Palmer ...

    Blog | April 02, 2013
  8. One way to think of Rams' LT upgrade

    Mike Sando

    PHOENIX -- Had the 2009 NFL draft gone as planned for the St. Louis Rams, the team would be thinking about a contract extension for tackle Jason Smith. 2009 NFL Draft Top 10 Pk. Player Status 1 Matthew Stafford Starter ...

    Blog | March 18, 2013
  9. Wilson, Bradford gain in adjusted QBR

    Mike Sando

    The Total QBR metric we've consulted in evaluating quarterback play can be tweaked to account for strength of opposing defense. Alok Pattani of ESPN's analytics team passed along information showing how these adjustments would affect QBR rankings ...

    Blog | January 02, 2013
  10. Sando's best guesses: Week 17 predictions

    Mike Sando

    We're down to the final two NFC West games of the 2012 regular season. Let's jump right into the predictions before too much thought steers me away from two straightforward games: St. Louis Rams at Seattle Seahawks, 4:25 p.m. ET: The Seahawks ...

    Blog | December 28, 2012
  11. Silver linings: Cardinals vs. Bears

    Mike Sando

    The facts: The Arizona Cardinals fell to 5-10 with a 28-13 home defeat to the Chicago Bears in Week 16. The upside: Even the worst defeats tend to feature a bright spot or two. The Cardinals held Bears quarterback Jay Cutler to one completed p...

    Blog | December 27, 2012
  12. Stunning achievement for Cards' defense

    Mike Sando

    The 2012 NFL season is not a total loss for the Arizona Cardinals. Their defense continues to force opposing quarterbacks into mistakes while holding them well below their usual performance levels. 2012 Total QBR by Opponent Defense...

    Blog | December 20, 2012
  13. Peterson latest West CB sizing up Megatron

    Mike Sando

    Even the most enthusiastic Arizona Cardinals fan might have a hard time getting too excited about the team's Week 15 game against the Detroit Lions. Arizona is 4-9 and has lost nine in a row. Detroit is 4-9 and has lost its past five. The match...

    Blog | December 15, 2012
  14. Throwing caution to the rookie QB wind?

    Mike Sando

    Here in the NFC West, we like to ease our young quarterbacks into the starting role by having them drop back to pass as many times as possible in their very first starts. 2008-2012 Most Dropbacks in 1st NFL Start Yr. QB Dropbacks ...

    Blog | November 29, 2012
  15. Putting Ryan Tannehill in Seahawks' sights

    Mike Sando

    Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill has one touchdown pass, six interceptions, four sacks and a below-average 41.3 Total QBR score on third down this season. The Seattle Seahawks defense, despite having some problems on third down this seaso...

    Blog | November 24, 2012
  16. Ryan Lindley latest rookie to take on Rams

    Mike Sando

    The St. Louis Rams will be facing a rookie quarterback for the fourth time this season when Ryan Lindley starts for Arizona in Week 12. Robert Griffin III, Russell Wilson and Ryan Tannehill enjoyed varying degrees of success against the Rams this ...

    Blog | November 21, 2012