NFC North: Madden 12

Earlier this month, we brought you the NFC North's team rankings for "Madden 12." Now,'s exclusive roll-out of all "Madden 12" player ratings is complete for our division.

So for handy reference, if not massive debate, allow me to send you in the appropriate direction. If you see players listed who are no longer a member of their respective teams, or are wondering about missing players, remember what's Jon Robinson told us: Teams can be updated online after you receive the game.

Chicago Bears
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Highlights: Tailback Matt Forte has an 89 overall rating, including a 99 for stamina. Quarterback Jay Cutler is rated 98 for throwing power. Defensive end Julius Peppers gets a 95 overall rating.

Detroit Lions
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Highlights: Quarterback Matthew Stafford gets an 80 overall but a 96 in stamina. Tailback Jahvid Best also is an 80, but gets a 96 for speed and a 97 for acceleration. Defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh gets an 89 overall but only a 95 for strength.

Green Bay Packers
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Highlights: The Packers have four offensive players with ratings of 90 or above: Quarterback Aaron Rodgers (98), receiver Greg Jennings (93), guard Josh Sitton (92) and tight end Jermichael Finley (90). The same goes for the defense: Linebacker Clay Matthews (95), safty Nick Collins (95), cornerback Charles Woodson (93) and cornerback Tramon Williams (92).

Minnesota Vikings
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Tailback Adrian Peterson and defensive tackle Kevin Williams are both rated a 97. Place-kicker Ryan Longwell gets a 96 and defensive end Jared Allen a 94.