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  1. Rams, West will get fill of Gregg Williams

    Mike Sando

    The St. Louis Rams' 2013 schedule became a little more interesting Thursday when the NFL reinstated Gregg Williams following an indefinite suspension relating to his role in the New Orleans Saints' bounty scandal. The reinstatement means Williams ...

    Blog | February 07, 2013
  2. With Jones out, Hayes last of these Titans

    Mike Sando

    NFC West teams signed two defensive linemen from the Tennessee Titans during free agency this year. Only one of them remains a factor after the Seattle Seahawks placed Jason Jones on injured reserve Thursday. Jones was signed to a one-year, $4.5 m...

    Blog | December 20, 2012
  3. Around the NFC West: Quiet first-rounders

    Mike Sando

    First-round draft choices from the NFC West are cruising through the exhibition season without much fanfare. Arizona's Michael Floyd has three catches. St. Louis' Michael Brockers has a few tackles, but it's easy to avoid detection as a defensive ...

    Blog | August 30, 2012
  4. 101ESPN St. Louis audio: Miklasz Show

    Mike Sando

    The St. Louis Rams hired Jeff Fisher as coach for quite a few reasons. They valued his experience, for sure. "He's a great coach, he's a great teacher, he's a great leader," team owner Stan Kroenke said when the Rams introduced Fisher as their ...

    Blog | May 08, 2012
  5. 49ers' Rogers makes it NFC West two-fer

    Mike Sando

    The Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers declined to use the franchise tag for their top defensive free agents. Both teams risked losing valued players in free agency. Both wound up striking deals anyway -- and on the first day of NFL free age...

    Blog | March 13, 2012
  6. Still OK to embrace Finnegan's rough edge?

    Mike Sando

    The St. Louis Rams' association with embattled defensive coordinator Gregg Williams could make it tougher to publicly embrace free agents cut in Williams' image. 2007-2011 'Swagger' Penalties Pick Player Penalties 1 Cortland ...

    Blog | March 05, 2012
  7. Getting your early 2012 NFL free agency fix

    Mike Sando

    The two weeks remaining before NFL free agency will feel like two months at the current pace of activity. Don't bother with the disclaimers, either. Yes, history says the best teams build through the draft over time, that free agency can be a f...

    Blog | February 28, 2012
  8. Rams' Fisher counters perceptions on 'D'

    Mike Sando

    INDIANAPOLIS - Greg Williams' reputation as a high-risk, high-reward defensive coordinator came to mind when the St. Louis Rams hired him to fill the role under new coach Jeff Fisher. Gregg Williams and Titans' Defense Stat No GW GW ...

    Blog | February 03, 2012
  9. Should division welcome Gregg Williams?

    Mike Sando

    Gregg Williams' expected departure from New Orleans to become the St. Louis Rams' defensive coordinator should interest NFC West fans. Williams has become known for coming after opposing quarterbacks with abandon. The Saints sent five or more pass...

    Blog | January 16, 2012
  10. Mailbag: Carroll's approach to building

    Mike Sando

    Scott from Gunma, Japan cited the Seattle Seahawks' approach to rebuilding when reading Mike Wilbon's column about poor pass defense in the NFL. Scott sees the Seahawks emphasizing the run by focusing on offensive linemen in the 2011 draft, a year ...

    Blog | September 17, 2011
  11. Which NFL teams draft for defense early

    Mike Sando

    Ray Horton is the Arizona Cardinals' third defensive coordinator since Ken Whisenhunt became head coach in 2007. He inherits a defense that has struggled despite significant investments. Arizona has used six first- and second-round choices for ...

    Blog | April 27, 2011
  12. Need a yard? Call Rams, not Seahawks

    Mike Sando

    Seattle Seahawks receiver Mike Williams entered Week 12 ranked third among NFL players with 16 third-down receptions for first downs. Playing without Williams made it tougher for Seattle to sustain drives Sunday. The team's continuing failures in ...

    Blog | November 29, 2010
  13. Around the NFC West: New era for Rams

    Mike Sando

    Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch says NFL owners needed less than an hour to approve Stan Kroenke's bid to purchase majority ownership in the Rams. Thomas: "Kroenke has until December 2014 to be fully compliant with NFL cross-ownership rules...

    Blog | August 26, 2010
  14. Observation deck: Cardinals-Titans

    Mike Sando

    Coach Ken Whisenhunt and the Arizona Cardinals gave quarterback Matt Leinart little help Monday night during a 24-10 loss. The Tennessee Titans did Leinart no favors by blitzing against an offensive line that wasn't game-planning, this being preseaso...

    Blog | August 23, 2010
  15. Thoughts on Seahawks' exhibition opener

    Mike Sando

    Five thoughts after the Seattle Seahawks opened their exhibition season with a 20-18 victory against the Tennessee Titans: Charlie Whitehurst has to feel better about things after completing 14-of-22 passes for 214 yards, with two touchdowns, one...

    Blog | August 15, 2010