NFL The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time  

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Big fan of Arizona football? Then check out this list of Arizona Cardinals linebackers with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting linebacker from throughout Arizona Cardinals history, including current linebackers and past ones. An important part of the Arizona defense, the LB position includes middle or inside linebackers and outside (strong side or weakside) linebackers. Featuring some of the greatest NFL linebackers of all time, the best Cardinals LBs include Karlos Dansby, Gerald Hayes, Ronald McKinnon, and Ken Harvey.

In the 2017-18 NFL season, the current Arizona Cardinals starting LBs and backup LBs are Bryson, Albright, Deone Bucannon, Markus Golden, Chandler Jones, Gabe Martin, Haason Reddick, Edmond Robinson, and Scooby Wright. 

Who are the best linebackers in Arizona Cardinals history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Arizona Cardinals starting linebacker.

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15 0
Chandler Jones is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016

2
14 0
Ken Harvey is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989

 

3
12 0
Ronald McKinnon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002 , 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

4
14 1
Karlos Dansby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2013, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

5
8 0
Dale Meinert is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960

6
7 0
Bill Koman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958, 1957

7
10 1
Larry Stallings is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963

8
12 3
Deone Bucannon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

9
9 1
Mark Arneson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Mark Arneson

Seasons: 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972

10
10 2
Gerald Hayes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003

11
11 3
E.J. Junior is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
E.J. Junior

Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981

12
10 3
Kareem Martin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Kareem Martin

Seasons: 2017, 2015, 2014

13
8 2
Kevin Minter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons:  2016, 2015, 2014

14
9 3
LaMarr Woodley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2015

15
8 3
Fred Wallner is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Fred Wallner

Seasons: 1955, 1954, 1953, 1952, 1951

16
7 3
Leo Sanford is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1957, 1956, 1955, 1954, 1953, 1952, 1951

17
7 3
Jamir Miller is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

18
7 3
Paris Lenon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Paris Lenon

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010

19
5 1
Orlando Huff is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Orlando Huff

Seasons: 2006, 2005

20
5 1
Chike Okeafor is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2009, 2008

21
5 1
Clark Haggans is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009

22
4 0
Pete Barnes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Pete Barnes

Seasons: 1975, 1974, 1973

23
4 0
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1994

24
4 0
James Darling is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
James Darling

Seasons: 2005, 2004

25
4 0
Freddie Joe Nunn is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1992, 1991

26
7 4
John Abraham is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013

27
7 4
Alex Okafor is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Alex Okafor

Seasons: 2015, 2014

28
6 3
Seth Joyner is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994

29
6 3
Matt Shaughnessy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013

30
5 2
O'Brien Schofield is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
O'Brien Schofield

Seasons: 2012

31
5 2
Charles Baker is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Charles Baker

Seasons: 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980 

32
3 0
Calvin Pace is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006

33
3 0
Chuck Weber is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Chuck Weber

Seasons: 1958

34
3 0
Garland Boyette is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Garland Boyette

Seasons: 1962

35
3 0
Marion Rushing is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1962

36
3 0
Garth Jax is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1995, 1991, 1990, 1988

37
3 0
Joey Porter is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010

38
6 4
Daryl Washington is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

39
5 3
Eric Hill is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994

40
5 3
Raynoch Thompson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Raynoch Thompson

Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002 , 2001, 2000

41
3 1
Mike McGill is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Mike McGill

Seasons: 1971

42
2 0
Carl Brettschneider is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Carl Brettschneider

Seasons: 1959, 1958, 1957, 1956

43
2 0
Dave Ahrens is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Dave Ahrens

Seasons: 1983, 1982, 1981

44
2 0
Anthony Bell is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Anthony Bell

Seasons: 1990, 1989, 1988

45
2 0
Kurt Allerman is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1984, 1979, 1978

46
2 0
Niko Noga is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Niko Noga

Seasons: 1988

47
6 5
Larry Foote is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2014

 

48
5 4
Sam Acho is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

49
4 3
Zack Walz is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
Zack Walz

Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999

50
2 1
John Tracey is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Linebackers of All Time
John Tracey

Seasons: 1960