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Friday, August 9, 2013
BBAO: The preseason beckons

By Kevin Seifert

We're Black and Blue All Over:

We've made it! (Sort of.)

The entire NFC North will open its 2013 preseason schedule Friday evening, affairs that will be most notable for their impact on second-level job competitions and evaluations of previously untested players. We'll have a few preview details to post later in the day, and by Saturday morning we'll corral our vast network of resources to provide observations of all four games.

For now, let's take our morning tour -- one that by your request will continue through our current transition: