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

5 Pro Athletes Who Believe 'Madden' and 'NBA 2K' Made Them Better in Real Life

The stigma that once attached to video games and the people who play them is long gone. No longer are those who enjoy video games stereotyped as Dori...

By: Brandon Hall

How T.J. Watt Transitioned From Tight End to a Top NFL Linebacker Prospect

T.J. Watt's football career hasn't always been easy. The former Wisconsin linebacker lost two seasons to injury and had to abruptly switch positions f...

By: Andy Haley

How TCU DE Josh Carraway Transformed Himself From A Two-Star Recruit To A Top Pass-Rusher in The 2017 NFL Draft

It's a defensive coordinator's worst nightmare—the opposing quarterback hanging out in the pocket cool as a cucumber, casually waiting for routes to...

By: Brandon Hall

3 Linebacker Footwork Drills for Speed and Quickness

To quote the film "Remember the Titans": football is about being "lean, mean, agile, hostile, and mobile!" No position better personifies this statement...

By: Nick Parasiliti

How Ohio State LB Raekwon McMillan's No-Nonsense Mindset Helped Him Become a Top NFL Prospect

The Ohio State Buckeyes have a reputation for producing some of the best defensive players in the NFL. Joey Bosa and Ryan Shazier are the most recent ...

By: Andy Haley

Latest Videos in Linebacker

2017 Path to the Pros: Pita Taumoepenu, Utah LB

Utah LB Pita Taumoepenu was raised on a fruit farm in Tonga and has worked his way to becoming a 2017 NFL Draft prospect ready to take the next level by storm.

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.