BBAO: Camps drawing to a close

We're Black and Blue All Over:

Can you believe it? We've already reached the end of two NFC North training camps. A third will wrap up Thursday, a moment that brings us that much closer to the start of the regular season.

The Minnesota Vikings wrapped their final practice Wednesday at Minnesota State University, Mankato, and the Chicago Bears will pack up and leave Olivet Nazarene University on Thursday. Wednesday was also the Detroit Lions' final practice open to the public at their permanent training facility in Allen Park, Mich. (Technically, the Green Bay Packers' training camp continues through Aug. 28.)

We hashed through our final thoughts of CampTour'12 earlier this week, and with the near-elimination of two-a-day practices, the process of team building won't change too much next week.

Let's take a quick tour around the division on a day that will bring us the start of preseason Week 2: