The Packers are the team to beat in the NFC North, while Jay Cutler and Christian Ponder have something to prove.
Divisional breakdown: NFC North
The Packers are the team to beat in the NFC North , while Jay Cutler and Christian Ponder have something to prove.
Idonije latest NFC North'er to join an archrival
The Bears felt confident in their depth at the defensive end position, meaning Israel Idonije was looking for work. He found it with the Bears' divisional rivals, inking a one-year deal with the Lions.
Will facing NFC North be good or bad for Ravens?
The Ravens play the NFC North in 2013, which will present some interesting challenges.
NFC North draft recap
The Bears weren't the only ones adding fresh, new talent to their roster last weekend. Here's a look at who the rest of the NFC North added in the 2013 NFL Draft.
Rest of NFC North opts for impact defenders
While the Bears were busy improving their offensive line, the rest of the NFC North was adding talent on the defensive side of the football, including projected Top 10 pick Sharrif Floyd.
NFC North : Agents of change
With NFL free agency beginning in three short weeks, the Bears aren't the only NFC North team with specific needs. Here's what the Packers, Lions and Vikings are looking for.
Around the NFC North and the Bears' 2013 schedule
While the Bears have had a quiet offseason so far, their NFC North compatriots may be prepared for some significant turnover, as is the case for 2013 opponent Baltimore.
NFC North coming back to Bears
The Detroit Lions recently released their No. 2 receiver and the Packers may be without theirs soon, too, which is a boost for the Bears in the heated divisional race.
49ers in position for No. 2 seed in NFC playoffs
The 49ers own a half-game lead over the NFC North -leading Green Bay Packers for the second seed, which ensures a first-round bye in the playoffs and a home game in the divisional round.