OLBs dominate linebacker rankings

Five key skill areas important when evaluating linebacker prospects

Originally Published: April 25, 2011
By Todd McShay | Scouts Inc.

Evaluating linebackers includes breaking down all aspects of their games -- instincts, strength, range, tackling and coverage abilities. With our 2011 draft board finalized, here's how we rank the top linebackers by skill set and our rankings of all prospects with a draftable grade.