Green Bay Will Play Julius Peppers at Linebacker Damien Greenwell March 25, 2014 Chicago Bears, News, Rumors 23 Comments "Chicago's First Interactive Message Board For Fans"Prev postNext post Chicago Bears Rumors - Freshly inked in his new green and puke yellow colors, the Green Bay Packers tweeted that Julius Peppers would be playing linebacker in their 3-4 defense. Well, not exactly the Green Bay Packers, but Jason Wilde, a beat writer for ESPN Wisconsin. McCarthy says Julius Peppers will be with LBs/elephants in terms of position coaches (Moss) but will be "multiple" in role. — Jason Wilde (@jasonjwilde) March 25, 2014 Should the Bears Have Tried This? Short answer No. With all the versatile athletes the Chicago Bears have been targeting, Julius Peppers was simply making too much money. The fear of the ‘Julius Peppers of yester-year’ will be very evident when he lines up to rush Jay Cutler for the first time, but the fact of the matter is … Peppers is old, and not nearly the player he used to be. At least, that is what the Chicago Bears are betting on. Who will be better? Former defensive end, opposite of Peppers, Shea McClellin was also recently moved to linebacker by the Chicago Bears but he costs much less. Will the play of these two athletes in 2014 match what they are getting paid? For fun let’s have a little poll ….VOTE Who will be better at linebacker in 2014? Julius Peppers Shea McClellin View Results Loading ... Prev postNext post Note: This website contains an assortment of articles written by Chicago fans with their own opinion, each reflecting their own point of view. For this reason, you may see conflicting reactions. Sports Mockery is the combined collection of all these publications for your enjoyment. 23 Responses Newer Comments » April-John Fleming March 25, 2014 mcCellin Log in to Reply Rob Kreft March 25, 2014 Too old for LB. He is still great though. Huge loss for us. Log in to Reply Newer Comments » Leave a Reply Cancel Reply You must be logged in to post a comment.