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Cheese Curds, 5/20: Dean Lowry's Illinois roots give him different take on Packers-Bears

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Growing up in Illinois will make you confused as a kid. What's important is that Dean Lowry is a Packer now.

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The Green Bay Packers landed a player in the fourth round of the 2016 NFL Draft who has spent most of his live in the state of Illinois, cheering for the Chicago Bears. You can forgive him for it - he didn't know any better, growing up in Rockford and playing his college football at Northwestern, just north of Chicago.

That is all over now.

While one of his new teammates embraced the hatred of Chicago's NFL team almost instantly Dean Lowry won't be quite as quick to write off his former favorite team. But make no mistake - he is a Packer through and through now, as he has always held a deep respect for the organization

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