If you were looking at the 7D you really should compare it with the d300, that is a nikon much closer to the 7D. The d7000 is a little higher end then the 60d, and behind the 7d.
Super Frequent Flyer, no joke. Ex Patriot and loving it.
Canon Eos 60D, T1i/500D, Eos1, Eos 630, Olympus EPL-1, and a part time Pentax K-X shooter.