Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 2/21/12
So as we’re painfully aware, it’s the offseason. Which means sometimes there isn’t enough Bears news to go around, so we’re going to keep an eye or two or three (wait what?) scattered around the division. “Know thy enemy” is a very sage piece of wisdom in any competitive endeavor, and it continues to hold true in football, so as we started doing on a near-weekly basis last offseason, we’ll share every-so-often what’s going on with the guys the Bears play against a combined six times each season. But first, I’ll throw a quick link at you that slipped in past the Friday Den… ESPNChicago got Football Outsiders to reveal a snippet of their “needs” for each of the NFC North teams. Long story short (or short story shorter), the Lions need run-blocking, Green Bay needs pass rush, and the Vikings need to improve “perhaps ‘the worse secondary in the league’.” Over in Lions land, they have their own version of the Matt Forte problem – defensive end Cliff Avril says he’ll contemplate holding out
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