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Packers’ Mike Daniels says Julius Peppers is still a freak at 34
In his prime, Julius Peppers was one of the most impressive physical specimens in football, a 290-pound defensive end who could run and jump like...

The All-ACC Football Team of the BCS Era
First Team: G: Jonathan Cooper, North Carolina (2009-12) - The massive Tar Heels blocker was a three-time All-ACC performer and an Outland Trophy finalist in...

Julius Peppers may play multiple positions for Packers
The Green Bay Packers would like to add a little bit of unpredictability to Julius Peppers' place on defense even if at 6 feet 7...

The ACC's Top 25 Players of the BCS Era
1. Julius Peppers, DE, North Carolina (1999-01) Few players have ever been able to match Peppers' freakish quickness and size. As a two-sport star in...

Agent: Julius Peppers joins Packers
The Green Bay Packers have signed eight-time Pro Bowler Julius Peppers, the defensive end's agent announced Saturday. Peppers agreed to a three-year deal worth up...

Chicago Bears release Julius Peppers in salary cap move
Defensive end Julius Peppers became a Chicago Bears salary cap casualty on Tuesday. The Bears terminated Peppers' contract, a move that saves them $9.8 million...

Top 10 ACC Defensive Linemen of the BCS Era
1. Julius Peppers, DE, UNC (1999-01): As a two-sport star in Chapel Hill, Peppers was a freshman All-American in 1999 before leading the nation in...

ACC All-BCS-Era Football Team
OL: Jonathan Cooper, UNC: He was a consensus All-American as a senior in 2012 and a finalist for the Outland Trophy. During his senior season,...

Chicago Bears mum on Julius Peppers' future
The Chicago Bears appear to be non-committal regarding the future of defensive end Julius Peppers, who led the team with 7.5 sacks in 2013 but...

Julius Peppers Rounding Into Form
With all of the negativity surrounding the defense of the Chicago Bears in recent weeks, there has been one player that has actually been improving...

Julius Peppers needs to be fresh to get the job done
Julius Peppers is 33 and, by his own admission, ‘‘not fresh’’ after 10 games of his 12th NFL season. But he’s still Julius Peppers. At...

Julius Peppers finds his lost spark
After his best game of the season, Julius Peppers flashed a knowing smile when asked the obvious: Had he been redeemed? “The good thing is,...

Julius Peppers looks to be in his last season with Chicago
Julius Peppers, who has only one sack this season, is due to make $13.9 million next year, as part of an $18.1 million cap charge...

Tar Heels In The NFL: Week Seven
Julius Peppers broke through for his highest tackle total in a game this year with seven. Quinton Coples had a season-high four tackles, one sack...

Julius Peppers lays it on the line
Julius Peppers finds himself in an awkward situation. He’s by far the most talented player on a Chicago defensive line wracked by injuries. He’s also...

Julius Peppers quiet in more ways than one
Julius Peppers has struggled in his 13th NFL season, with his slow start highlighted by the fact that the defensive line has been hit hard...

Tar Heels In The NFL: Week Four
Though Chicago's defense struggled for much of their game against Detroit, Julius Peppers was one of the few bright spots. He didn't have a monster...

Tar Heels In The NFL: Week Three
Julius Peppers sealed Chicago's win over the Steelers with a 42-yard fumble return for a touchdown that looked sort of like an interception with the...

Video: Julius Peppers fumble return for TD
Chicago Bears defensive end Julius Peppers scoops up a fumble by Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and takes it to the house for a 42-yard...

Julius Peppers’ decline exaggerated
Chicago Bears defensive tackle Julius Peppers finished Week 1 with nary a stat in the official game book of the club’s 24-21 win over the...

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