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  1. 2013 Jaws QB ranking: West against best

    Mike Sando

    ESPN's Ron Jaworski recently gave Aaron Rodgers the edge over Peyton Manning for the top spot in his 2013 rankings for NFL starting quarterbacks. With an eye toward the NFC West, we consider how quarterbacks from this division fared during the 201...

    Blog | July 22, 2013
  2. Future Power Rankings: NFC West on rise

    Mike Sando

    ESPN's Herm Edwards and Field Yates explain in the video above why the San Francisco 49ers rank No. 1 in our Future Power Rankings projecting ahead to 2016. "Their only problem is this: Long term, there is a team up north built similar to the San...

    Blog | June 19, 2013
  3. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    Teams have added 254 players in the draft since ESPN's NFL Power Rankings last appeared six weeks ago. We've seen Carson Palmer join the Arizona Cardinals and Darrelle Revis join the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, among other changes involving veteran players...

    Blog | April 30, 2013
  4. Which defenses got most bang for cap buck

    Mike Sando

    The Seattle Seahawks ranked seventh in defensive EPA last season. That was very good, but it was even better given the team's No. 30 ranking in salary-cap space allotted for defensive players. By that measure, Seattle led the NFL in bang for the sala...

    Blog | February 20, 2013
  5. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    The top four teams in ESPN's final 2012 NFL Power Rankings should come as no surprise. All four have first-round byes in the playoffs. The top three -- Denver, Atlanta and San Francisco -- remain unchanged from last week. New England is fourth....

    Blog | January 01, 2013
  6. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    The Seattle Seahawks and the NFL won big Sunday night. That 42-13 victory Seattle posted over the San Francisco 49ers made Green Bay a strong favorite to secure the No. 2 seed in the NFC playoff race. If the Packers do secure that second seed,...

    Blog | December 24, 2012
  7. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    ESPN's John Clayton raised eyebrows around here when he ranked the Atlanta Falcons atop his power rankings ballot last week. The Falcons had just suffered a 30-20 defeat to Carolina, after all. They were looking as if they would again become play...

    Blog | December 18, 2012
  8. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    AFC teams hold the top three spots in ESPN's NFL Power Rankings for the first time this season. The New England Patriots, fresh off a 42-14 victory over the Houston Texans, are back in the No. 1 spot for the first time since Week 2. They have a 1-...

    Blog | December 11, 2012
  9. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    The Arizona Cardinals and Philadelphia Eagles are riding eight-game losing streaks 16 months after making the Kevin Kolb trade. Those losing streaks were enough for me to list them 31st and 32nd, respectively, on my ESPN.com NFL Power Rankings bal...

    Blog | December 04, 2012
  10. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    The mission is clear for the reigning No. 1 team in ESPN's NFL Power Rankings: Keep quarterback Matt Schaub healthy at all costs. The Texans lost Schaub late last season and had no chance to advance through the playoffs as a result. With Schaub he...

    Blog | November 27, 2012
  11. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    Twelve of the top 13 teams in ESPN's NFL Power Rankings have what those teams would consider clearly identified franchise quarterbacks. It might even be 20 of the top 21, depending on one's view. Then there are the San Francisco 49ers. They ha...

    Blog | November 20, 2012
  12. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    Even good teams inexplicably have a bad game every so often. Some teams have bad months. The Arizona Cardinals have fallen from 4-0 to 4-5 while extending to 10 their streak of defeats in October games. The New York Giants are 13-21 in Novem...

    Blog | November 13, 2012
  13. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    The undefeated Atlanta Falcons stand atop ESPN's NFL Power Rankings for the first time since a four-week run in 2010. They opened the regular season at No. 10 and spent the past three weeks at No. 2 behind the Houston Texans. How good are the F...

    Blog | October 16, 2012
  14. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers enter Week 3 as the consensus No. 1 team in ESPN's NFL Power Rankings. They have now completed the journey to the top spot from the No. 32 ranking they held before Alex Smith's first game as a rookie in 2005. The 49ers a...

    Blog | September 18, 2012
  15. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers opened Alex Smith's rookie season dead last in ESPN's 2005 NFL Power Rankings. Seven years later, the 49ers have emerged from Week 1 with two first-place votes from our five panelists -- nearly enough to overtake New Englan...

    Blog | September 11, 2012
  16. NFL Power Rankings: How they voted

    Mike Sando

    The NFL draft is critical, pivotal -- franchise-altering. The moves teams make generate strong reactions. Analysts quickly decide which teams filled needs, which teams got great value, which teams helped themselves the most and which teams could h...

    Blog | May 01, 2012