Category: Julius Peppers

Duane Brown Calls Win Over Chicago “A Defining Moment” For The Texans

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

The Houston Texans now are tied atop the NFL after taking care of the Bears in a rainy, windy and sloppy game Sunday night in Chicago, and left tackle Duane Brown -- who held Julius Peppers in check as best he could -- is a big reason why they're in ...

Bears LB Brian Urlacher Talks About Michael Vick, Julius Peppers, and NFC North Division Race

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Since the Bears made it to the Super Bowl back in ’06, the Packers and Vikings have had a stranglehold on the NFC North division, but this year things seem to have changed.  Barring an unforeseen collapse by either Green Bay or Chicago, Minnesota’s season is all but done.  So ...

Julius Peppers On Carolina Head Coach John Fox: “If It Was His Decision I Would Still Be There”

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

With an uncapped season and labor uncertainty in the future, NFL teams were faced with unique roster decisions for this season. Some teams, like the Minnesota Vikings and Chicago Bears, have decided to spend money and load up on veteran players with a chance to win this season. Most teams ...

After A Year Off, Brian Urlacher Is Back To Lead The Chicago Bears

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

It's clear that Brian Urlacher's production over the last few seasons has not been nearly what it was over most of his now ten year career. But how much of that is due to injury? And, with a Chicago Bears roster that now also includes Julius Peppers, can Urlacher bounce ...

Jay Cutler Is Excited About Working With Mike Martz

Monday, August 2nd, 2010

Since  losing Super Bowl XLI to the Indianapolis Colts, the Chicago Bears have seen a lot of change.  There has been a lot of turnover in the coaching staff, there are players who have come and gone, and the philosophy has changed from one of a strong running game with ...

Was Signing Julius Peppers The Answer in Chicago?

Thursday, March 18th, 2010

The most coveted defensive free agent this off-season was defensive end, Julius Peppers.  It didn’t take the Chicago Bears a long time to pull the trigger on Peppers as they signed him to a six-year $91.5 million contract just minutes into the free agency period.  The addition of Peppers will ...

Chester Taylor Thinks the Chicago Bears Have Made the Right Moves to Win the Super Bowl

Monday, March 8th, 2010

After the 2005 NFL season, Chester Taylor was a heavily recruited free agent running back, who was considered the next big thing after backing up Jamal Lewis in Baltimore for the first four seasons of his career. Taylor signed with Minnesota, carried the ball 303 times for 1,216 yards and ...

Matt “Matty Nice” Moore Wants to Stay with Carolina

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

Through 11 weeks of the 2009 season, the Carolina Panthers were 4-7 and had lost their top two quarterbacks - Jake Delhomme and Josh McCown - to injuries. They turned to Matt Moore, an undrafted, third-year player out of Oregon State, who had started just three games in 2007 and ...

Everette Brown, Julius Peppers’ Replacement

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Everette Brown was the biggest NFL Draft Day freefall, out of the entire league; originally projected to go in the 10-15 range, Brown slipped all the way down to 43, when the Carolina Panthers traded up to grab him. So he's got a lot of pressure on him heading into next ...

2580 Seconds With Bill Belichick

Friday, March 20th, 2009

It's been a busy off-season for Bill Belichick.  Between singing with Charlie Weis and Bon Jovi (see video after the jump), he lost his offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels to Denver and his trusted sidekick and friend Scott Pioli to Kansas City.  Throw in a trade of Matt Cassel and his ...