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NFC North Tour: Defensive Lines

DT Henry Melton (Jonathan Daniel/Getty)

The 53-man rosters are set for Week 1. Let's continue examining, by position, how the four NFC North teams stack up against each other heading into 2011. Next up, the defensive lines.

Chicago Bears Starters -- DLE Israel Idonije, 3T Henry Melton, NT Anthony Adams, DRE Julius Peppers. Backups -- NT/3T Matt Toeaina, 3T Amobi Okoye, DE Corey Wootton. Peppers was a huge difference maker in his first season, even though his sack total of 8.0 wasn't spectacular, at least for him. Peppers helped make everyone on the defense better, and he had 23 quarterback pressures, five more... Recommended Stories