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Green Bay Packers Still Have a Formidable Force in Peppers

The Green Bay Packers have been widely regarded as a draft-and-develop team under the managing of Ted Thompson. Prior to last season, the Packers strayed from that mentality when they signed veteran free agent Julius Peppers to a three-contract. The move was a curious one to say the least. Green Bay has made a point to not spend large amounts of money on other teams’ free agents...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
July 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Peppers: Not sacking Aaron Rodgers changed my career

Julius Peppers believes he would still be a member of the Chicago Bears if he had sacked Aaron Rodgers in the final game of last season. Peppers nearly brought down the Green Bay Packers quarterback on fourth and 8.  But fullback John Kuhn chipped Peppers, allowing Rodgers to hit Randall Cobb for a 48-yard game-winning touchdown at Soldier Field. “I was pretty close. I was pretty...
Via Sports-Glory
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Julius Peppers’ Girlfriend Is Amazing, Even If He’s A Cheeshead

Julius Peppers is now a member of the Green Bay Packers and reportedly shagging balls for Aaron Rodgers in a cornfield somewhere — Anywho …. Claudia Sampedro is who Peppers will be eating bratwurst with after the games this year, so I’m sure that will make the Green Bay trade easier to stomach for the big man. Just so you know who she is, here some of her best pics floating...
Via Sports Mockery
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: Final offseason move that needs to be made

With training camp getting ready to begin in about a month, teams are putting the finishing touches on their initial rosters.  Some teams are cutting guys that they feel cannot help their team, while others are signing players that will help contribute in some way.  For the Green Bay Packers, I believe should go out and sign another player.  It has been no secret that the Packers...
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Snubbed? Green Bay Packers DE Julius Peppers not named top-10 in NFL

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
Via cover32 - Packers
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Julius Peppers, Ha Ha Clinton-Dix Highlight More Athletic Defense at Packers’ OTA’s

Last offseason Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy made a bold guarantee that the running game was going to improve. Thanks to Eddie Lacy, he was right. This offseason, McCarthy has made a similar guarantee in regards to his defense improving and thanks to the additions of players like Julius Peppers and Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, McCarthy’s guarantee should come true again in 2014...
Via The Packers Guru
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Cory’s Corner: Julius Peppers is No. 56…remain excited

I’ve never seen a number unveiling get this much excitement. And for those of you that may not know, Julius Peppers will be wearing No. 56 next season for the Packers. Julius Peppers will be wearing No. 56 next fall as he will play a hybrid defensive end/outside linebacker position called the elephant. That’s quite a change for someone that was consistently coming off the edge...
April 15, 2014  |  1 Comment

After strong free agency, what’s next for Chicago Bears?

Despite having signed only one offensive player (WR Domenik Hixon) out of the ten incoming free agents thus far, don’t expect the defensive focus to change much for the Chicago Bears as the 2014 NFL Draft approaches. Following a record-setting season with an offense unlike any the franchise has ever seen, finishing second in the NFL in total points and breaking the team record...
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Xs and Os: Do the Packers Have an Elephant in the Room?

Julius Peppers hopes to be a disruptive force for the Green Bay Packers defense. When the Green Bay Packers signed defensive end Julius Peppers in free agency, lots of speculation about his future role with the team erupted. We heard rumors circulating about a possible deployment of a “hybrid defense” and the “elephant end” position. The reason for this speculation is Packers’...
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

5 Reasons Julius Peppers Will Be The Defensive POY in 2014

Julius Peppers is a defensive end in the NFL, and was recently cut by the Chicago Bears, then promptly picked up by division rival Green Bay Packers.A team usually busy hibernating during free agency. Not this year, this year they made a splash in the form of 3 years $30million for an elite albeit aging edge pass rusher to bookend Clay Matthews.My bold prediciton for this year Julius...
Via Football Nation
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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