BBAO: Lions getting competitive on D

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Chicago Bears

ESPN Chicago's Michael C. Wright sees reason for optimism in Year 2 under Mike Martz.

Detroit Lions

Rick Gosselin of The Dallas Morning News says the Lions appear to have assembled a competitive defense seemingly overnight.

Lions offensive tackle Jon Jansen answers questions from fans in the Detroit Free Press.

Green Bay Packers

Jermichael Finley is trying to absorb all of the information he can working out at Larry Fitzgerald's football camp.

Former Packers player Tom Pagna, who also assisted Ara Parseghian at Notre Dame, died Tuesday in South Bend, Ind.

Minnesota Vikings

Vikings quarterback Tarvaris Jackson said he struggled with his stamina during Fitzgerald's camp.

ESPN Chicago's Wright breaks down the Vikings.