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  1. The solution to NFL's officiating problem

    Mike Sando

    After Tom Brady's 2-yard scoring pass to Julian Edelman drew the New England Patriots within five points of the Cleveland Browns with 1:01 remaining Sunday, history still did not like their chances. Win-probability statistics culled from years of pla...

    Blog | December 09, 2013
  2. 49ers' Bill Walsh second to (almost) no one

    Mike Sando

    Bill Walsh checks in at No. 2 on ESPN's list of Greatest Coaches in NFL History, leaving the as-yet-unnamed Vince Lombardi as the obvious No. 1. Walsh, of course, led the San Francisco 49ers to three of their five Super Bowl victories. He revived ...

    Blog | June 10, 2013
  3. Programming note: Off to San Francisco

    Mike Sando

    We're just about there. Only one more day until San Francisco 49ers fans find out whether their team is headed for the Super Bowl against Baltimore or New England. I'll be traveling from the icy Northwest to the rainy San Francisco Bay Area a bit ...

    Blog | January 21, 2012
  4. On Carlos Rogers' rebirth with 49ers

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers haven't been big spenders in free agency recently. None of the unrestricted free agents they added from other teams during the 2011 offseason received a deal exceeding three years in length or $4.25 million in average compe...

    Blog | October 13, 2011
  5. When a coach needs to draft a quarterback

    Mike Sando

    Colleague Kevin Seifert showed some daring by sending TCU quarterback Andy Dalton to the Minnesota Vikings at No. 12 in a recent mock draft. He wasn't arguing for Dalton's value so much as saying the Vikings' need for a quarterback might ...

    Blog | April 27, 2011
  6. McNabb, Hill and current NFC West QBs

    Mike Sando

    Heard on ESPN Radio during my drive home from the airport Monday night: analyst Trent Dilfer explaining why he thought Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan benched Donovan McNabb in Week 8. Dilfer pointed to what he calls "critical situations" ...

    Blog | November 02, 2010
  7. Final Word: NFC West

    Mike Sando

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 2: Long time coming. Chris Long's development into a solid -- and potentially better than solid -- defensive lineman has been a process. We didn't see much from Long during his early days as a rookie in camp tw...

    Blog | September 17, 2010
  8. Power rankings: How the voters voted

    Mike Sando

    The Miami Dolphins are rising fast and the San Diego Chargers are falling hard -- without playing a game or even putting on pads. The Super Bowl-champion New Orleans Saints fell from the top five in one analyst's unforgiving eyes. ESPN's NFL Po...

    Blog | July 26, 2010
  9. This season big test for controlling Shanahan

    Mike Sando

    Coaches who also wield front-office power are a rare breed. This season might provide a referendum on Mike Shanahan's dual roles, writes Mike Sando.

    Story | Conversation | March 15, 2008