From the streets to a dream
Watch List ATH Jabrill Peppers' rough past will not affect his future plans
PARAMUS, N.J. -- The night of Oct. 12, 2012, was a quiet one for Jabrill Peppers. Not in the sense of a player held in check on the field, even though the Watch List athlete tallied only 23 yards rushing and receiving that night. And it wasn't quiet in the literal sense, as more than 8,000 fans packed the stadium to watch one of the most anticipated high school football games in New Jersey in decades.
Peppers was playing against Ramsey (N.J.) Don Bosco Prep -- his former high school ...
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