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  1. The solution to NFL's officiating problem

    Mike Sando

    After Tom Brady's 2-yard scoring pass to Julian Edelman drew the New England Patriots within five points of the Cleveland Browns with 1:01 remaining Sunday, history still did not like their chances. Win-probability statistics culled from years of pla...

    Blog | December 09, 2013
  2. Eight in the Box: NFC West camp battles

    Mike Sando

    One key positional battle for each NFC West team as training camps get underway. Arizona Cardinals: Rashard Mendenhall and Ryan Williams are fighting for the starting job at halfback. Both have had injury problems recently. Mendenhall is the more ...

    Blog | July 26, 2013
  3. 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
  4. Cornerback's PED comments in perspective

    Mike Sando

    Comments from Richard Sherman to ESPN The Magazine could reignite conversations regarding the Seattle Seahawks' run of suspensions for performance-enhancing drugs. Asked whether the team had a PED problem, Sherman allowed that "it does seem that ...

    Blog | June 11, 2013
  5. Seahawks and their QB are hotter than hot

    Mike Sando

    SEATTLE -- The San Francisco 49ers have a quarterback problem. This quarterback problem has nothing to do with their own quarterbacks or their coach's decision to replace Alex Smith with Colin Kaepernick a few weeks back. This quarterback problem ...

    Blog | December 24, 2012
  6. Putting Ryan Tannehill in Seahawks' sights

    Mike Sando

    Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill has one touchdown pass, six interceptions, four sacks and a below-average 41.3 Total QBR score on third down this season. The Seattle Seahawks defense, despite having some problems on third down this seaso...

    Blog | November 24, 2012
  7. QBR ranks: Russell Wilson stands tallest

    Mike Sando

    At least one NFC West game from Week 6 followed its expected course. The Seattle Seahawks indeed had problems against New England Patriots receiver Wes Welker. And the Patriots were indeed vulnerable on deep passes. 2012 Total QBR vs. Patriot...

    Blog | October 15, 2012
  8. Mailbag: All eyes on Peyton Manning

    Mike Sando

    Filippo from Windsor, Canada, thinks Alex Smith, not Kyle Williams, was the 49ers' biggest problem in the NFC Championship Game. He wondered whether the team could trade for Peyton Manning this offseason. Mike Sando: There will almost certainly be...

    Blog | January 26, 2012
  9. Around the NFC West: Special Rams note

    Mike Sando

    Injuries affect every NFL team. They're no excuse for sustained failure. Their impact on special teams can be easily overlooked, however. That came to mind Sunday when the St. Louis Rams suffered continuing problems on their special-teams units. A...

    Blog | December 19, 2011
  10. Rapid Reaction: Redskins 23, Seahawks 17

    Mike Sando

    SEATTLE -- Thoughts on the Seattle Seahawks' 23-17 defeat to the Washington Redskins at CenturyLink Field in Week 12: What it means: The Seahawks missed a chance at their first three-game winning streak since the 2007 season. Continuing problems w...

    Blog | November 27, 2011
  11. Clemons honored, Campbell next in line?

    Mike Sando

    The Seattle Seahawks' Chris Clemons is the NFC's top defensive player from Week 11 after using the St. Louis Rams' injury problems to his advantage Sunday. Next in line: the Arizona Cardinals' Calais Campbell, who sometimes dominates against regul...

    Blog | November 22, 2011
  12. 710ESPN audio: NFC West Week 10

    Mike Sando

    Passing along: audio from our latest NFC West discussion on 710 ESPN Seattle. We discussed the Seattle Seahawks' chances against Baltimore, Frank Gore's ability to play through ankle problems, Kevin Kolb's shaky health status and the St. Louis Ram...

    Blog | November 10, 2011
  13. Mailbag: Room for differing views on draft

    Mike Sando

    John from Gansevoort, N.Y., has no problem with the NFL Players Association encouraging college prospects to skip the televised draft proceedings during a lockout. He says those affiliated with ESPN who expressed views to the contrary are toeing the ...

    Blog | March 15, 2011
  14. Was top comeback player from NFC West?

    Mike Sando

    Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick beat out candidates from the NFC West to become the NFL's comeback player of the year in the two major versions of the annual award. One problem, at least for some: Vick made his comeback in 2009, but h...

    Blog | February 08, 2011
  15. On the bright side: Seattle Seahawks

    Mike Sando

    The premise: We spend much of the offseason focusing on teams' problems. Matt Williamson of Scouts Inc. and I discussed some of those Friday during a wide-ranging conversation on the NFC West, but there were also some positives. I'm breaking out one ...

    Blog | January 21, 2011
  16. The Manusky file: 49ers vs. Cardinals

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers' defense gave Arizona problems even when Kurt Warner was playing at a Pro Bowl level for the Cardinals. Count that among the reasons Arizona is interviewing Manusky as a candidate to replace the recently fired Bill Davis as...

    Blog | January 11, 2011