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“Those two guys are full of knowledge and played so many snaps in this game,” Short said. “You want to ask those guys as much questions as you could. You’re trying to get to that level where they’re at.”
Because Peppers is a quiet person, Short joked he has to “pull stuff out of him.”
“If you want the information, you have to ask him, but he leads by example as well,” Short said. “Just picking his brain here and there, on the field, off the field, in the classroom, what he used to do and what he’s doing now. There’s just a lot of information and you have to take it all in and write some stuff down.”
During his career Peppers, who ranks fifth all-time with 143 1/2 sacks, has terrorized quarterbacks. He doesn’t even need to rush the passer to be Cheap Zach Parise Jerseys intimidating.
“He might be one of the biggest human beings I’ve ever seen in my life,” Panthers quarterback Derek Anderson said. “I joke about it, but we called a reverse when I was playing in Arizona in the preseason and I Cheap Youth NBA Jerseys was supposed to block him. I came around the corner and was like, ‘Hmm, no.’
“I turned and looked and thought, ‘I’m not cutting him,’ because that’s not the right thing to do.