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  1. Around the NFC West: 49ers' QB situation

    Mike Sando

    Retaining quarterback Alex Smith wasn't a realistic option for the San Francisco 49ers. The salary burden would have affected roster management. Smith's unhappiness as a backup could have affected team dynamics. Trading Smith allowed both sides to mo...

    Blog | August 19, 2013
  2. Good, bad contracts in the NFC West

    Mike Sando

    Larry Fitzgerald has leveraged a favorable rookie contract into two massive extensions negotiated almost entirely on his terms. The result is a contract that will begin counting between $13 million and $16.25 million against the salary cap from 20...

    Blog | August 02, 2013
  3. Around the NFC West: Camps in view

    Mike Sando

    Around the NFC West: July 15, 2013 Arizona Cardinals Urban: Fitzgerald and the salary cap St. Louis Rams Miklasz: Bradford has pieces in place Burwell: Confident Rams will stay San Francisco 49ers B...

    Blog | July 15, 2013
  4. Listen up, kids: Respect thy West elders

    Mike Sando

    The rookie wage scale and overall salary structure should increasingly make the NFL a young man's game, all else equal. Youth will be served during rookie minicamps beginning Friday, for sure. With that in mind, I've gone through NFC West roste...

    Blog | May 10, 2013
  5. Around the NFC West: Lingering effects

    Mike Sando

    The St. Louis Rams sacrificed salary-cap space in future years to create room right now when they reworked Chris Long's contract Monday. Around the NFC West: April 23, 2013 Arizona Cardinals Somers: Line thinking, draft rules ...

    Blog | April 23, 2013
  6. Kam Chancellor's deal sends message

    Mike Sando

    The Seattle Seahawks' contract extension for safety Kam Chancellor goes against the grain in the NFC West. The rest of the division has been slashing salary at the position. NFC West Safeties: Average Per Year Safety Tm. Avg. ...

    Blog | April 22, 2013
  7. NFL econ: How QB resources are allocated

    Mike Sando

    2013 Salary Cap Charges for QBs Rank Team QB Cap 1 Detroit Lions $24.6M 2 New York Giants $22.1M 3 Denver Broncos $20.8M 4 Dallas Cowboys $19.6M 5 San Diego Chargers $18.9M 6 New Y...

    Blog | March 27, 2013
  8. Revisiting Flynn implications by scenario

    Mike Sando

    A few things to consider amid an increase in trade chatter regarding Seattle Seahawks backup quarterback Matt Flynn: Little pressure: The Seattle Seahawks can afford to keep Flynn on their roster from a salary-cap standpoint. However, somewhat un...

    Blog | March 27, 2013
  9. How Percy Harvin's contract fits in Seattle

    Mike Sando

    The annual salary-cap figures for Percy Harvin's new contract with the Seattle Seahawks provide an opportunity to take a bigger-picture look at how he fits. The chart shows annual totals for prominent skill position players on the team. There are ...

    Blog | March 14, 2013
  10. Eight in the box: Biggest cap casualty

    Mike Sando

    Welcome to Eight in the Box, an NFL Nation feature that will appear each Friday during the offseason. This week's topic: Who will be each team's biggest salary-cap casualty this offseason? Arizona Cardinals: Quarterback Kevin Kolb is scheduled to ...

    Blog | February 22, 2013
  11. Which offenses got most bang for cap buck

    Mike Sando

    The $26.7 million in salary-cap space Indianapolis committed to offensive players in 2012 was the smallest amount in the NFL. It was less than half what the Seattle Seahawks and Washington Redskins allocated -- a testament to the role Andrew Luck ...

    Blog | February 21, 2013
  12. 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
  13. On Seahawks' new deal with Chris Clemons

    Mike Sando

    Chris Clemons' decision to skip a mandatory minicamp won't cost him $1 million in 2012 salary, after all. The veteran defensive end reached agreement Monday on a multi-year contract extension to remain with the Seattle Seahawks, according to sourc...

    Blog | July 23, 2012
  14. Money no object for NFC West coaches

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers' Jim Harbaugh, known to walk past the first-class cabin to his seat in coach, should be relieved to have missed Forbes' list of 10 highest-paid coaches. 2012 Forbes Salary Estimates Coach Team Salary B...

    Blog | May 17, 2012
  15. As pay cuts go, Jason Smith's not so bad

    Mike Sando

    A reduction in pay generally wouldn't qualify as a vote of confidence. The one Jason Smith accepted from the St. Louis Rams might be an exception. Smith's return to the team for 2012 once appeared unlikely given his scheduled $10 million salary...

    Blog | April 21, 2012
  16. 2012 free agency: Notes from second day

    Mike Sando

    NFC West thoughts as NFL free agency runs through its second day: The Seattle Seahawks' free-agent visit with Steve Hutchinson calls attention to the team's situation at left guard. Robert Gallery's $5 million salary and $1.5 million bonus repres...

    Blog | March 14, 2012