Originally Posted by Bob Sacamano
guess you didn't read the part where he's explosive rushing off the edge and was called on to rush the passer as a nickel DE, Timmons is a playmaker plain and simple, he can make plays against the run, in coverage, and rushing the passer, and I don't think keeping Carp outside would be such a bad idea, he has all the ability to be a nice counterpart to Ware, I think both he and Carp could be versatile backers that could play either inside or outside, it gives us great flexibility in how we line up and play
Bob, I just can't see us spending a #1 on an ILB... I just don't see it. He's not an accomplished pass-rusher now-- at least to the extent that the kid from Purdue is.