Tuesday, March 26, 2013
NFC North links: Finley staying put
By ESPN.com staff
The Bears added another player to the mix at right tackle by re-signing Jonathan Scott.
Steve Rosenbloom of the Chicago Tribune: "Phil Emery had been moving along pretty well in changing a Chicago Bears teams that missed the playoffs five of the last six years. Then came last week. Emery went from the mousy handling of Brian Urlacher to replacing him with a problem that might cost the Bears defense big."
The Lions brought in Auburn running back Onterio McCalebb for a pre-draft visit.
Lions general manager Martin Mayhew made it known which position he has focused on most in the past four drafts.
Green Bay Packers
Tight end Jermichael Finley is ready for the heightened expectations that go with a big salary. "... [I]t's a great opportunity to stay with a great organization and a great quarterback to move forward and win more championships," Finley said. "I'm ready to take my game to another level. Every player wants to achieve as much as possible. In my case, I want to get back to what I know and that's playing great football."
The team's annual Tailgate Tour has been scheduled for May 14-18.
Former Vikings cornerback Antoine Winfield is scheduled to visit the Washington Redskins on Wednesday. Winfield reportedly hasn't ruled out a return to Minnesota.