Panthers’ Julius Peppers: A look at an NFL legend

After 17 years in the NFL, Carolina Panthers defensive end Julius Peppers announced his retirement on Friday, Feb. 1, 2018. Here's a look at his career as a Panther.
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After 17 years in the NFL, Carolina Panthers defensive end Julius Peppers announced his retirement on Friday, Feb. 1, 2018. Here's a look at his career as a Panther.

Sports columnist Scott Fowler has written for the Charlotte Observer since 1994. He has authored or co-authored eight books, including four about the Carolina Panthers. In 2018, Fowler won the Thomas Wolfe award for outstanding newspaper writing. He also is the host of the Observer’s hit podcast “Carruth.”