Packers Sign Peppers…Expect Iron Man To Follow

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The signing of Peppers was more important than it looked on paper.

Ted Thompson is not done with free agency. The Packers general manager, with the signing of Peppers, has all but guaranteed he can ink a deal with Iron man.

It looks like the dominoes are starting to fall in the direction of the Green Bay Packers as signing Iron Man could be equal if not more important than the signing of Reggie White.


Packers fans can expect to see Iron Man in Green and Gold very soon.

“Talks are progressing with Mr. Man and and we are closing in on a deal,” said Thompson. “We just have to make good football decisions”

“With the addition of Peppers, Iron Man, coupled with the return of Sam Shields and Raji, the Packers should get some improvement in a defense that faced severe criticism last season. Thompson’s strength is in the draft so there is reason to believe that the Packers secondary will receive a boost in the form of a talented rookie corner or safety. It is quite clear that the Packers want their defense to be a force to be reckoned with. Continue reading