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Offseason Battle Lines: Defensive Breakdown

Perry (Brett Davis - USA Today sports)

Here's a look at where the big battles will be waged, with rookie camp starting Friday and OTAs in two weeks. The defensive line is in flux, the depth is overflowing at inside linebacker but runs thin at outside linebacker, and major clashes loom in the secondary.

Eleven draft picks, who-knows-how-many college free agents and some street free agents have been added to the mix for the Green Bay Packers, a team two years removed from a Super Bowl championship and coming off an 11-win season. Coach Mike McCarthy likes competition and competition he shall get. The interesting position battles on the defensive side of the ball will be on the line, where two...

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