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Who Starts at Inside Linebacker?

LB A.J. Hawk (Jonathan Daniel/Getty)

A delicate decision could await if Brandon Chillar and Desmond Bishop continue to outplay A.J. Hawk and Nick Barnett, who is coming back from a torn ACL. "We'll have enough different packages — if you have good football players, you've got to find a way to utilize them," coordinator Dom Capers said. For more, check out our feature on Bishop.

The Packers have a big "problem" on their hands. They have four quality inside linebackers but only two positions. Fortunately, position coach Winston Moss comes to the rescue with a great solution. "We're going to start playing doubleheaders," Moss said after Thursday morning's practice. "We're going to start playing illegal football to get all of those guys on the field." Barring...

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