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Outside linebackers coach Kevin Greene faces a big challenge getting his group ready. Four of the seven players on the depth chart are rookies, four entered the league as college free agents and last year's top pick, Nick Perry, missed most of the season to slow his transformation.

Green Bay Packers outside linebackers coach Kevin Greene has made chicken out of feathers before. In 2010, the Packers won a Super Bowl with Brad Jones, Frank Zombo and Erik Walden starting games opposite Clay Matthews. In Greene's first four seasons, Walden (sixth round; 26 starts), Jones (seventh round; 13 starts), the miscast Aaron Kampman (fifth round; nine starts), Zombo (undrafted; nine... Recommended Stories

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