Originally Posted by MiStar
If you have watched any of his games, you'd know that lightning fast off the line of scrimmage and he has excellent closing speed, which is really all that matters. Even as a 3-4 OLB, it's not terribly important that he be able to cover a TE more than 20 yards downfield, because he'll almost always have help from the safeties.
I personally think that Hali would be at his best in 3-4 defense.
What about his agility and change of direction. Do you remember when Fujita when he was shaken out of his shorts by a RB, left him standing there?
As long as he's quick enough not to let that happen, I'm with it.