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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. Mike Sando's MVP Watch

    Mike Sando

    Adrian Peterson is making our weekly MVP discussion more compelling all the time. The Minnesota Vikings' ligament-defying running back has rushed for 212, 210, 182, 171, 154, 153, 123, 108 and 102 yards in games this season. His total for those ni...

    Blog | December 19, 2012
  4. Inside Slant: No stopping Adrian Peterson?

    Mike Sando

    After appearing on MVP Watch and before visiting the Seattle Seahawks in Week 9, Adrian Peterson dominated much of the "Inside Slant" podcast discussion Wednesday. The Minnesota Vikings running back is challenging what we've thought about serious ...

    Blog | October 31, 2012
  5. Ten things to know about 2012 schedule

    Mike Sando

    Considerations as the NFL's regular-season schedule release nears Tuesday at 7 p.m. ET: Calculating strength of schedule using records from the previous season has limitations. But as ESPN's John Clayton pointed out, significant swings in schedul...

    Blog | April 17, 2012
  6. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    Crushing bounty-related penalties levied against the New Orleans Saints forced a re-vote in ESPN.com's first NFL Power Rankings looking ahead to the 2012 season. We planned to run the rankings after Peyton Manning signed with Denver, figuring that...

    Blog | March 23, 2012
  7. Whether 49ers could succeed in playoffs

    Mike Sando

    It's tough to say the 6-1 San Francisco 49ers aren't getting respect. They were second in ESPN's most recent NFL Power Rankings. Unlike more established teams, the 49ers still invite skepticism for getting to 6-1 with an offense that ranks 23rd...

    Blog | November 03, 2011
  8. Personnel report: Which teams mix it up

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers used 33 combinations of players at wide receiver, running back and tight end Sunday. That was the word from Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, and I was hooked. Coach Jim Harbaugh and staff were known for changing up their ...

    Blog | November 03, 2011
  9. Power Rankings: How the voters voted

    Mike Sando

    Our power rankings voters weren't quite ready to send Andrew Luck to the Indianapolis Colts following Week 1. Check back in another week. If a blowout road defeat to division-rival Houston was enough to drop the Colts 14 places in our rankings ...

    Blog | September 13, 2011
  10. Power Rankings: How the voters voted

    Mike Sando

    The New England Patriots have tightened their grip on the No. 2 spot in ESPN.com's NFL Power Rankings heading into Week 1. They even secured a No. 1 ranking on one ballot as perceptions hardened that New England, not so much Philadelphia, posed th...

    Blog | September 06, 2011
  11. Fitzgerald, Willis lead NFC West brokers

    Mike Sando

    The NFC West registered twice on Business Week's Power 100 list featuring sports' movers and shakers. Larry Fitzgerald ranked 43rd and Patrick Willis ranked 53rd on the annual list. A big thanks goes out to AFC South blogger and Business Week r...

    Blog | January 27, 2011
  12. Mike Sando's MVP Watch

    Mike Sando

    A message for the roughly 1,696 players on NFL rosters at any point during the season: This concludes the meaningful portion of the MVP race. Thanks for playing. New England's Tom Brady, the NFL's highest-rated passer for the team with the league'...

    Blog | December 29, 2010
  13. Expectations for Sam Bradford in opener

    Mike Sando

    Sam Bradford makes his NFL preseason debut Saturday night against the Minnesota Vikings in the Edward Jones Dome. What should we expect? The chart shows first-game preseason stats for quarterbacks drafted first overall since 2000. They combined...

    Blog | August 09, 2010
  14. Assessing Matt Hasselbeck's prospects

    Mike Sando

    Travis asks via Facebook: "I read the 'Blind Side' a while ago and Micheal Lewis points out that Bill Walsh and the West Coast offense often made average QBs much better and certainly more accurate than they would otherwise be. A lot of quarterbacks ...

    Blog | July 29, 2010
  15. Mike Sando's MVP Watch

    Mike Sando

    Brett Favre assumes the top spot on the MVP Watch list after turning a good team into a championship-caliber one. The Vikings are 9-1 and gaining momentum. Favre has matched Peyton Manning with 21 touchdown passes, one off Drew Brees' league-le...

    Blog | November 25, 2009
  16. Mike Sando's MVP Watch

    Mike Sando

    Posted by ESPN.com's Mike Sando Brett Favre's departure from the Packers and eventual arrival in Minnesota has helped both teams. The Vikings' success with Favre makes his departure to a division rival a net loss for Green Bay, of course, but s...

    Blog | November 04, 2009