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Training Camp Battlegrounds

LB Erik Walden (Jeff Hanisch/USP)

Starting in Green Bay, we examine this week's top training camp battles in the NFC North and examine the rookies' impact through two preseason games. Leading off is the Packers' battle at outside linebacker, which continues even after Frank Zombo's injury.

Green Bay Packers BATTLE OF THE WEEK: Erik Walden vs. Brad Jones at right outside linebacker. Three weeks of training camp and two preseason games presumably haven't been enough to sort out who starts opposite Clay Matthews, though Frank Zombo is out of the running with a broken scapula. Walden had the starting nod in Friday's victory over the Arizona Cardinals, but Zombo also worked with the...

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