The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel suggests Julius Peppers' "elephant" role will consist of lining up at end in Green Bay's base defense, rushing from the interior in sub-packages, and mixing in snaps at outside linebacker.
Packers signed Julius Peppers, formerly of the Bears, to a three-year, $30 million deal.
"Multiple sources" tell ESPN Dallas the Cowboys have interest in free agent Julius Peppers.
Bears released RE Julius Peppers.
ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Bears are shopping RE Julius Peppers for trade.
Speaking Thursday at the Combine, Bears GM Phil Emery was evasive when asked about Julius Peppers' future with the team.
NFL writer Dan Pompei agrees that RE Julius Peppers will need to take a pay cut to return to the Bears.
ESPN Chicago believes there's "simply no way" RE Julius Peppers can return to the Bears in 2014 at his existing salary.
Bears GM Phil Emery declined to commit to RE Julius Peppers for the 2014 season.
Bears RE Julius Peppers admits he's entered his decline phase.
Julius Peppers has just one sack all season.
Bears RE Julius Peppers carries an $18.183 million cap charge in 2014.
The Chicago Tribune says the Bears could ask DE Julius Peppers to restructure his contract this offseason.
Julius Peppers is not expected to be a salary cap casualty this offseason.