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Miami Dolphins Training Camp Primer: Linebackers

The linebacker position was an issue last season that needed addressing. I wrote about it leading up to the draft. It can be found here… 608 more words

Football

Positional Value: 4-3 Outside linebackers

Primary Impact: 4-3 outside linebackers can take on a multitude of roles. Their primary responsibilities tend to be handling the runs outside of the tackles. 799 more words

NFL Draft

2014 Bucs Camp Preview: Linebackers

LEADER OF THE PACK: Lavonte David

After a solid rookie season, David elevated his game in 2013 locking up his first All-Pro selection. He is the total package playing the will linebacker spot. 281 more words

Sports

Mike & Ike Have Eagles A Top Their NFC East RB And LB Rankings

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Michael Barkann and Ike Reese decided to rank the NFC East position-by-position this week on the 94WIP Mike & Ike Show. At running back, the Eagles added the shifty, multi-faceted Darren Sproles in the off-season to form a deadly combination with the defending rushing champ, in LeSean McCoy. 225 more words

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Positional Value: Middle linebackers

Primary Impact: Middle linebackers are primarily are tasked with being the backbone of the defense. Against the run, middle linebackers are expected to have good size to adequately take on blocks as well as range to chase down ball carriers. 745 more words

NFL Draft

Positional Value: Rush Linebackers

Primary Impact: 3-4 rush outside linebackers, like there counterpart 4-3 ends, are expected to be a team’s primary pass rusher, except in a 3-4 man front. 396 more words

NFL Draft

Updated Dynasty Linebacker Rankings - June 2014

Click here for complete updated dynasty linebacker rankings.

  • A new top five in dynasty linebacker rankings: Luke Kuechly, Lavonte David, NaVorro Bowman, Kiko Alonso, and 
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Navorro Bowman