Peppers wins NFC Defensive Player of the Month

Posted by ESPN.com's Pat Yasinskas

Carolina defensive end Julius Peppers has been selected the NFC's Defensive Player of the Month for November, the league announced Thursday.

In four games (the Panthers went 3-1), Peppers had seven sacks, seven quarterback pressures, three forced fumbles and 21 tackles. Carolina linebacker Jon Beason won the same award for October.