Originally Posted by FourThreeMafia
The Steelers drafted Timmons to bring versatility to the defense. A player that could play in both the 3-4 and 4-3.
Exactly, even though both could probably play inside or outside, Timmons is much more veratile because of his speed (sideline to sideline & coverage) and outside pass rushing (blitzing) ability. Add to that the fact that he hits like a truck.
Give it time this guy will prove his worth.