Linebacker Rankings

Below are the 2011 linebacker rankings for the NFL Draft. This includes both inside and outside linebackers.

Outside Linebackers

1. Von Miller-Texas A&M

2. Bruce Carter-North Carolina

3. Akeem Ayers-UCLA* (ILB)

4. Justin Houston-Georgia* (DE)

5. Mason Foster-Washington

6. K.J. Wright-Mississippi State

7. Chris Carter-Fresno State (DE)

8. Nate Irving-North Carolina State (ILB)

9. Dontay Moch-Nevada (DE)

10. Kenny Rowe-Oregon (DE)

11. Thomas Keiser-Stanford*

12. Quan Sturdivant-North Carolina (ILB)

13. Doug Hogue-Syracuse

14. Jeremiah Hunter-Iowa

15. Lawrence Wilson-Connecticut

16. Adrien Moten-Maryland

17. Colin McCarthy-Miami (Fla.) (ILB)

18. Ross Homan-Ohio State (ILB)

19. Brian Rolle-Ohio State

20. Eric Gordon-Michigan State

21. Chris Walker-Tennessee (DE)

22. J.T. Thomas-West Virginia

23. Craig Stevens-Auburn

24. Spencer Paysinger-Oregon

25. Jonas Mouton-Michigan (SS)

26. Brandon Peguese-Hampton

27. Quentin Davie-Northwestern (ILB)

28. A.J. Jones-Florida

29. Winston Venable-Boise State (SS)

30. Malcolm Smith-USC

31. Michael Morgan-USC

Inside Linebackers

1. Kelvin Sheppard-LSU (OLB)

2. Josh Bynes-Auburn

3. Martez Wilson-Illinois* (OLB)

4. Greg Jones-Michigan State (OLB)

5. Sandon Mark Herzlich-Boston College (OLB)

6. Mike Mohamed-California

7. Brad Jefferson-Georgia Tech

8. Mario Harvey-Marshall

9. Chris White-Mississippi State (OLB)

10. Nick Bellore-Central Michigan

11. Casey Matthews-Oregon

12. Elijah Joseph-Temple

13. Alex Wujciak-Maryland

14. Derrell Smith-Syracuse

15. Akeem Dent-Georgia (OLB)

16. Brian Duncan-Texas Tech

17. D.J. Smith-Appalachain State (OLB)

18. Greg Lloyd Jr.-Connecticut

19. Scott Lutrus-Connecticut

20. Orie Lemon-Oklahoma State


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