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NFL Scouting's Michael DiJulio analyzes the defensive ends, a group that could be in play in Round 1 as the Packers have to prepare for the free agent departure of Cullen Jenkins.

The 2011 crop of defensive ends may be the deepest group of the entire class and as many as eight players at the position could be off the board after the first round. There is plenty of talent to be had for every defense this April, regardless of scheme. The cream of the crop is North Carolina's Robert Quinn, a ferocious pass rusher who was one of many Tar Heels defenders surrounded... Recommended Stories

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