Originally Posted by WolverineFan
I think what BL is saying is he's going to take over at ILB for DeMeco, but instead of coming off the field as much as DeMeco did on 3rd downs and Nickel situations he would be that 3rd pass rushing LB along with Barwin and Reed. He has the skills to do so.
So whom is Hightower replacing on 3rd down? Watt? Antonio Smith? Cushing? Hightower is a better pass rusher than these guys? I don't think so.