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Dream Season Takes Peprah Home

S Charlie Peprah (Jim McIsaac/Getty)

Charlie Peprah, who had one career start before this season, was nothing more than an afterthought entering training camp. Injuries, however, have thrust the Plano, Texas, native into the starting lineup, and he's responded with consistently strong play.

Where would the Green Bay Packers be without Charlie Peprah? "Really, where would this team be?" safeties coach Darren Perry said, repeating the question. It's a fair question. What looked like a two-man derby to start at safety opposite Nick Collins between rookie Morgan Burnett and incumbent starter Atari Bigby never developed. Burnett, who general manager Ted Thompson acquired by moving up...

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