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.

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Latest Videos in Linebacker

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.

Path to the Pros 2012: Dont’a Hightower

The on-field play and leadership of inside linebacker Dont’a Hightower is the reason why he and several of his Alabama Crimson Tide teammates are projected first-round selections in the 2012 NFL Draft.

Path to the Pros 2012: Courtney Upshaw

He was the centerpiece of college football's number-one ranked defense, but now former Alabama Crimson Tide linebacker Courtney Upshaw is ready to take his skill sets to the next level.