Linebacker

From Ray Lewis to Von Miller, the linebacker position is one of the most important in all of football. Learn how the league's best prepare for competition and develop the leadership skills needed to take the reigns of an NFL defense. From workouts geared towards linebackers from tips on how to play the position better, STACK has what you're looking for.

Latest in Linebacker

James Harrison Won't Retire 'Anytime Soon,' Continues to be an Ageless Wonder

James Harrison might never stop playing football. The 38-year-old Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker is the oldest defensive player in the NFL, but tha...

By: Brandon Hall

James Harrison Destroyed Leg Day Hours After Dominating an NFL Playoff Game

Yesterday, the Pittsburgh Steelers walloped the Miami Dolphins 30-12 in the NFL Wild Card round. The players battled frigid conditions, as the win...

By: Brandon Hall

James Harrison Celebrates Setting Steelers Sack Record With Crazy Bench Press Variation

On Sunday, James Harrison sacked his way into the Pittsburgh Steelers' record book. With a third-quarter sack of Cleveland Browns quarterback C...

By: Brandon Hall

These 5 Linebacker Drills Will Get You Better Fast

Though a linebacker's responsibilities can vary widely depending on scheme, their number one priority is usually making tackles. Linebackers frequentl...

By: Brandon Hall

Ohio High School Linebacker Wins Playoff Game With One of the Most Spectacular Defensive Plays You'll Ever See

Forcing a fumble? Good. Recovering a fumble? Also good. Scoring a touchdown? Very good. But doing all three on a single play to help your...

By: Brandon Hall

Latest Videos in Linebacker

Jabrill Peppers Makes NFL Combine Prep Fun

Former Michigan DB/LB Jabrill Peppers is having a great time grinding at EXOS San Diego as he prepares for the 2017 NFL Combine.

Learn How To Defend The Secondary With This Linebacker One-On-One Drill

Watch as high school athletes learn from top coaches at the Pro Football Hall of Fame Academy. In this video, former NFL linebacker coach Jen Welter gives tips for a linebacker in one-on-one pass coverage.

Real Workouts: Austen Lane

NFL linebacker Austen Lane pushes through his off-season training session with position-specific field work, acceleration and lower-body lifting.

Patrick Willis' Homegrown Off-Season Workout

Premier NFL middle linebacker Patrick Willis of the San Francisco 49ers offers a taste of his "homegrown" workout during the off-season.

Path to the Pros 2012: Luke Kuechly

Elite instincts, prototypical size and exceptional football intelligence makes Luke Kuechly the most complete linebacker prospect in the 2012 NFL Draft.