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NFC North: D-line needs an upgrade

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Our position-by-position breakdown of the NFC North continues with the defensive line, where the Vikings are strong up front and the Packers are riddled with questions as they move into a 3-4.

The Green Bay Packers' defensive line went from strength in 2007 to weakness in 2008 to full-blown question mark heading into 2009. Can Ryan Pickett hold up as the nose tackle in Dom Capers' new 3-4 defense? Will the Packers re-sign free agent Colin Cole to add depth at the nose? Can Cullen Jenkins (chest) and Justin Harrell (back) be healthy enough to play end? Can Johnny Jolly avoid jail... Recommended Stories

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