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Bubble Series: Defensive Line

The Packers typically keep six defensive linemen under Dom Capers but there are seven worthy of roster spots. Who wins the final spot? And what happens when Mike Neal returns after a four-game suspension?

The Green Bay Packers' preseason finale against Kansas City is all about the bubble. By our estimation, there are six positions where roster spots are at stake: running back, wide receiver, offensive line, defensive line, inside linebacker and safety. "Make a statement," was coach Mike McCarthy's advice to those bubble players. "Define yourself, answer a question that's out there about you. Is... Recommended Stories