Originally Posted by Vinny
The Steelers James Farrior was a OLB and he moved inside. Lawrence Timmons started as an OLB also.
I'd have to guess these transitions weren't made mid-season. I think all the Reed, Mercilus, etc to ILB talk is just that...talk. I don't think we could ask a rookie or a 2nd year player still transitioning to 3-4 OLB to jump right in and perform at a high level as ILBs
FYI, just piggy-backin your post