Mike Sando

Mike Sando

National NFL Columnist

Mike Sando is a national NFL columnist for ESPN Insider. His columns combine the latest analytics with insider perspectives to analyze the most topical subjects in the game. His “Quarterback Tiers” survey is a favorite project each summer.

Sando joined ESPN.com in 2007 as a general NFL columnist before covering the NFC West for the website for five seasons. He previously spent nine seasons covering the Seattle Seahawks for the Tacoma (Wash.) News Tribune, where his “Seahawks Insider” blog was twice named best media-affiliated sports blog by Editor & Publisher.

Sando grew up in Northern California and is a 1992 graduate of Whitworth College in Spokane, Wash. He is a selector for the Pro Football Hall of Fame and has covered every Super Bowl since the 1998 season. He lives in the Pacific Northwest with his wife and their sons.