Commentary

Top linebackers hail from familiar territory

The 2009 linebacker class indicates that USC and Ohio State might be most deserving of the "Linebacker U" title, writes Todd McShay.

Updated: August 25, 2008, 1:58 PM ET
By Todd McShay | Scouts Inc.

The USC and Ohio State football programs are no strangers to excellence at the linebacker position. So it comes as no surprise that those two college football powerhouses produced four of our top six senior prospects.