Is Jabrill Peppers Related To Julius Peppers?
Jabrill Peppers is not related to former American defensive end Julius Peppers. However, other than having the last name and a profession, there are no connections that show the players are connected.
The player's similar surnames and professional backgrounds may have also confused people. Julius Pepper is a defensive end in American football who played college football at North Carolina and was named a unanimous All-American.
He competed for the Green Bay Packers from 2014 to 2016 and the Chicago Bears from 2010 to 2013. The Carolina Panthers drafted him as the second overall pick in the 2002 NFL Draft.
Jabrill was named the Thompson-Randle El Freshman of the Year, a Freshman All-American, and a Second-team All-American in 2015.
He was rated as the top prospect in the 2014 class by ESPN and was a five-star recruit according to the Rivals.com recruiting network.