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Report: Peppers rejected big Panthers' offer

According to a report by ESPN, the Carolina Panthers offered defensive end Julius Peppers a contract worth about $14 million per season in a recent last-ditch effort to re-sign him.

Peppers rejected the offer and the Panthers announced that they would not use their franchise player tag on him by last month's league-wide deadline, according to the report.

Peppers becomes an unrestricted free agent Friday.

He is widely regarded as the top player available on the unrestricted free agent market.

By Mark Maske  |  March 3, 2010; 2:59 PM ET  | Category:  Panthers Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati  
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I wonder why he is so unhappy there? I always thought it was a money issue, but I guess not.

Posted by: ozpunk | March 4, 2010 11:42 AM

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