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Do-it-all Desmond Bishop is having a Pro Bowl-caliber season, and he figures to be a marquee part of Dom Capers' game plan for Sunday. That and 20 more things you need to know in the best game preview anywhere. Not a subscriber? Take our one-week free trial.

During the preseason, Green Bay Packers inside linebacker Desmond Bishop said his individual goal was to be selected to the Pro Bowl — or at least considered that kind of player by his peers. Through nine games for the undefeated Packers, Bishop is just that. According to data compiled by ProFootballFocus.com, Bishop is tied for the NFL lead among 3-4 inside linebackers/4-3 middle linebackers...

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