The news of Julius Peppers' signing with the Packers sent waves of shock and disappointment through the Bears fan base Saturday morning. This will only make it worse.
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Peppers' agent, Carl Carey, tweeted out a pair of photos depicting a happy, smiling Peppers signing his contract and taking a tour of Lambeau Field in Green Bay:
Julius Peppers is officially a Packer! pic.twitter.com/gheY8Yc5bD— Carl Carey, PhD (@CarlCareyPhD) March 15, 2014
Peppers had seven sacks with the Bears last season as he worked through a myriad of injuries. At 34, he has definitely slowed a bit, but has still shown spurts of a dominance that has led to 118.5 career sacks. He will join a Packers pass rush that already includes Clay Matthews (50 career sacks).