Around the NFC North: Northcutt 'excited'

Posted by ESPN.com staff

Chicago Bears

  • ChicagoBears.com's Larry Mayer goes one-on-one with general manager Jerry Angelo.

  • In his countdown to training camp, the Chicago Sun-Times' Brad Biggs notes the Bears are still more than $17 million under the salary cap.

Detroit Lions

  • Considering the Lions will have a new "all-you-can-eat" section at games this season, The Detroit News' Terry Foster ponders the following question: What is the perfect food for football?

  • Despite being traded to a team coming off a 0-16 season, Dennis Northcutt maintains he is excited about the move.

Green Bay Packers

  • Can Aaron Rodgers repeat his success from 2008?

  • Lambeau Field checks in as the No. 1 stadium experience in professional sports, according to ESPN The Magazine's recently released standings.

Minnesota Vikings

  • Protecting his legacy should be the least of Brett Favre's concerns if (when) he returns to the NFL, writes The La Crosse Tribune's Dave Myers.

  • Don Banks says don't underestimate the role money will play in Favre's decision.