• From
    • To


21 results for "nfl training camp"

Page of 1
  1. Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians doesn't see dominance of San...

    Mike Sando

    Yes, the San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks sat atop the NFC West last season.

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2013
  2. Patrick Willis has surgery on hand

    Mike Sando

    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis underwent surgery recently to repair a fractured right hand, according to a source.

    Story | Conversation | August 05, 2013
  3. 49ers' offense shows potential for more

    Mike Sando

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Those hoping to see the San Francisco 49ers ramp up their passing game would have enjoyed the team's practice Tuesday afternoon. The ball scarcely hit the ground when Alex Smith and the starters were on the field. Smith t...

    Blog | August 14, 2012
  4. Three quick observations from 49ers camp

    Mike Sando

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- What stood out during a day at San Francisco 49ers training camp Monday: Randy Moss' personality. Moss and tight end Vernon Davis stayed after practice to catch balls from a mechanical throwing device. They've obviously be...

    Blog | August 13, 2012
  5. Harbaugh and the not-quite-naked truth

    Mike Sando

    SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh could be grateful on quite a few fronts Sunday. Harbaugh was grateful to see what the team said were 32,000 people turn out for Fan Fest at Candlestick Park, roughly four times the turnout fr...

    Blog | August 12, 2012
  6. Only one way to go for Braylon Edwards

    Mike Sando

    Two seasons ago, Braylon Edwards averaged 17.1 yards per reception with 904 yards and seven touchdowns for the New York Jets. The figures were 12.1 yards per reception, 181 yards and zero touchdowns with the San Francisco 49ers last season. Wha...

    Blog | July 31, 2012
  7. Welcome injury news for Cards, 49ers

    Mike Sando

    A look at the implications for two positive developments on the injury front Tuesday: Arizona Cardinals: Kevin Kolb has a "thigh contusion" and should practice as early as Wednesday. Injuries ruined Kolb's first season with the Cardinals. He need...

    Blog | July 31, 2012
  8. Who has NFL's oldest, youngest starters

    Mike Sando

    NFL teams have not yet named Week 1 starters, but with most positions settled or relatively easy to project, I've calculated average age ranks on each side of the ball. This is a follow-up to the item published Sunday showing average ages for full...

    Blog | July 31, 2012
  9. Around the NFC West: Arizona power play?

    Mike Sando

    Front-office dynamics can be tricky as NFL coaches, personnel people and administrative types exert power in various ways. Power plays can result when one person feels threatened by another. Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic suggests that hap...

    Blog | July 30, 2012
  10. MossWatch: Receiver's humility resonates

    Mike Sando

    The third installment in a series tracking the feel as Randy Moss continues his career revival with the San Francisco 49ers. We left off June 15 with 49ers defensive coordinator Vic Fangio saluting Moss for the receiver's commitment, for being "do...

    Blog | July 28, 2012
  11. On the ground in St. Louis

    Mike Sando

    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- We're up and running again on the blog after some technical difficulties earlier Friday. The timing lined up with my arrival in St. Louis for the start of Rams training camp this weekend. I'll be here through the team's padded p...

    Blog | July 27, 2012
  12. Camp Confidential: San Francisco 49ers

    Mike Sando

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The sights and sounds of the typical NFL training camp aren't quite the same with Jim Harbaugh running things for the San Francisco 49ers. The digital timers commonly used to break practices into periods do not exist there. ...

    Blog | August 11, 2011
  13. O'Sullivan to start for 49ers in season opener

    Mike Sando

    The 49ers have named J.T. O'Sullivan as their starting quarterback for the regular-season opener, coach Mike Nolan told reporters today.

    Story | Conversation | August 22, 2008
  14. Camp Confidential: Niners patiently waiting for QB to emerge

    Mike Sando

    Alex Smith is a former No. 1 pick, but he doesn't appear to have much of an edge over Shaun Hill in the 49ers' QB derby, writes Mike Sando.

    Story | Conversation | July 31, 2008
  15. Offseason grades for every NFL team

    Mike Sando

    The 2014 NFL draft is finished and free agency has pretty much run its course. Rosters aren't quite set for training camp, but they're close enough to hand out letter grades for front offices based on offseason work completed to this point. Bill P...

    Blog | May 22, 2014
  16. Tough decisions are best kind to have

    Mike Sando

    The Seattle Seahawks arguably had the NFL's best secondary even without Walter Thurmond factoring as a healthy contributor. Thurmond's strong performances through training camp and his work with the first-team defense Monday make an outstanding se...

    Blog | August 05, 2013