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  1. QBR ranks: Kaepernick good til the end

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- The San Francisco 49ers had their chances in Super Bowl XLVII. They had four consecutive shots from the Baltimore 7-yard line or closer in the final minutes. They couldn't quite finish what would have been the greatest comeback in Supe...

    Blog | February 04, 2013
  2. On that critical interference call vs. Culliver

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- The clock is ticking on visitors' Super Bowl stays in Louisiana, but those waiting in the airport security line wouldn't hear it over the music playing from a live band. That's right, there's a live band playing in the New Orleans a...

    Blog | February 04, 2013
  3. Closer look at where 49ers, QB fell short

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- Colin Kaepernick scored his fifth red zone rushing touchdown of the season during Super Bowl XLVII. His inability to complete passes in that area was a problem, however. Super Bowl XLVII Red Zone QB Play QB Flacco Kaepe...

    Blog | February 04, 2013
  4. Boger gets high marks from his doubter

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- The officiating website footballzebras.com made headlines before Super Bowl XLVII by questioning Jerome Boger's appointment to the game as referee. Despite complaints from San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh, Boger and his crew m...

    Blog | February 04, 2013
  5. Bright future little consolation for 49ers

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- Say this about the San Francisco 49ers: They can take a punch. They can take a lot of them, in fact. And if a power outage gives them 34 minutes to clear the cobwebs, look out. But it's tough to win a championship playing the way San F...

    Blog | February 04, 2013
  6. Rapid Reaction: Ravens 34, 49ers 31

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- Thoughts on the San Francisco 49ers' 34-31 defeat to the Baltimore Ravens in Super Bowl XLVII: What it means: The 49ers came excruciatingly close to a sixth Super Bowl title, but they couldn't draw up or execute the winning plays wi...

    Blog | February 03, 2013
  7. Rulebook on emergencies and unfair acts

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- Power has been compromised here in the Superdome with the Baltimore Ravens leading the San Francisco 49ers in the Super Bowl. Power just returned to the pressbox. The Superdome is now brighter than it was recently. Players are huddl...

    Blog | February 03, 2013
  8. Assessing first-half damage vs. 49ers D

    Mike Sando

    First-half Passing vs. 49ers: Weeks 20-21 QB Ryan Flacco Totals Comp. 18 13 31 Att. 24 20 44 Pct. 75.0 65.0 70.5 Yards 271 192 463 YPA 11.3 9.6 10.5 TD 3 3 6 I...

    Blog | February 03, 2013
  9. First-half thoughts as 49ers trail yet again

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- The San Francisco 49ers had to overcome a 24-14 halftime deficit to beat the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship Game. They'll need to overcome a 21-6 deficit against the Baltimore Ravens to win Super Bowl XLVII. Baltimore is pl...

    Blog | February 03, 2013
  10. 49ers battling Ravens and a Ravens crowd

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- Baltimore Ravens fans were much louder than San Francisco 49ers fans when asked over the Superdome's public-address system to cheer for their respective teams. That suggests Ravens fans outnumber 49ers fans. Will the 49ers give thos...

    Blog | February 03, 2013
  11. Two players to watch for 49ers vs. Ravens

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- The Baltimore Ravens' defense dominated the right side of the San Francisco 49ers' offensive line during a 2011 game in Baltimore. The 49ers made a significant upgrade since then by moving Alex Boone into the lineup at right guard. ...

    Blog | February 03, 2013
  12. Slim pickings: Can 49ers pick off Flacco?

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco has gone 162 pass attempts without throwing an interception. His team has a 9-0 record this season, counting playoffs, when Flacco plays a full game and does not throw an interception. The San...

    Blog | February 03, 2013
  13. On the scene in the Superdome

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- A few fans have made their way inside the Superdome with more than three hours remaining until kickoff for Super Bowl XLVII. They had nothing on ESPN's John Clayton and me. We walked from our hotel to the dome and arrived before 12:30 ...

    Blog | February 03, 2013
  14. Programming note: Plan for Super Sunday

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- Good morning. Clear skies, light breezes and bright sunshine are making this a fantastic Super Bowl Sunday morning in New Orleans. I'll be heading over to the Superdome early, probably not long after noon CT. This will be my 15th co...

    Blog | February 03, 2013
  15. Strong HOF field makes DeBartolo wait

    Mike Sando

    NEW ORLEANS -- A strong contingent of newly eligible Pro Football Hall of Fame finalists complicated efforts to settle on five modern-era enshrinees for 2013. I was among the 46 selectors for a fourth year and can tell you it's extremely difficult...

    Blog | February 02, 2013
  16. Final Word: Super Bowl XLVII

    Mike Sando

    Five nuggets of knowledge about the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII: Vernon Davis can be an unstoppable postseason force: The seventh-year tight end has averaged 27.6 yards per reception in four playoff games over the past two seasons. He ...

    Blog | February 02, 2013