Despite rumors that the Chargers are looking to deal Shawne Merriman, don't expect the veteran linebacker to be moved anytime soon, Len Pasquarelli writes.
Jaguars LB Russell Allen was able to flourish in 2009 after signing as an undrafted free agent. He's the exception, not the rule, Len Pasquarelli writes.
What used to be just a grunt, run-stuffer slot, middle or inside linebacker has gained popularity around the league as a position of impact, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Veterans such as LB Adalius Thomas are still looking for work, but their options appear to be severely limited, writes Len Pasquarelli.
One thing's become clear during the 2010 draft: 4-3 linebackers are not in vogue, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Former Georgia linebacker Rennie Curran is eager to prove his lack of height is not a big issue, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Although Deion Sanders figures to be the first Atlanta Falcon to be a Pro Football Hall Of Fame enshrinee, former Falcons LB Tommy Nobis deserves that spotlight, too, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Indianapolis relies almost exclusively on its defensive line for postseason sacks, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Houston's Brian Cushing is a leading contender for defensive rookie of the year honors. He's not the only former USC linebacker making a strong impression in Year 1, writes Len Pasquarelli.
If the ESPN.com selectors had chosen a captain for the all-decade team, former Bucs LB Derrick Brooks likely would have been among those strongly considered, Len Pasquarelli writes. And Brooks still has plays left in him, he claims.
Part of the Colts' success this decade can be attributed to their uncanny ability to seamlessly fill holes at linebacker, writes Len Pasquarelli.
The Patriots have addressed their depth concerns at inside linebacker, reaching an agreement Wednesday morning with unrestricted free agent Paris Lenon.
After failing to retain a right of first refusal for him earlier this spring, the Indianapolis Colts have re-signed linebacker Freddie Keiaho.
The Steelers informed starting inside linebacker Larry Foote that he will be released.
A swap of mistakes might end up helping both the Seahawks and Lions, Len Pasquarelli writes.
For the fifth time, Eric Mangini has signed a former Jets player, this time agreeing to terms with inside linebacker Eric Barton.