Football The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time  

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Big fan of Carolina football? Then check out this list of Carolina Panthers linebackers with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting linebacker from throughout Carolina Panthers history, including current linebackers and past ones. An important part of the Carolina 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 Panthers LBs include Dan Morgan, A. J. Klein, James Anderson, and Jon Beason.

In the 2017-18 NFL season, the current Carolina Panthers starting LBs and backup LBs are Thomas Davis, Ben Jacobs, Luke Kuechly, David Mayo, Jared Norris, and Shaq Thompson. 

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

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42 3
Luke Kuechly is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

2
31 3
Thomas Davis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

3
24 4
Jon Beason is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

4
23 4
Dan Morgan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002 , 2001

5
19 3
Sam Mills is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1997, 1996, 1995

6
26 9
Shaq Thompson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Shaq Thompson

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

7
16 3
Kevin Greene is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1999, 1998

8
15 5
James Anderson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

9
18 8
A.J. Klein is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
A.J. Klein

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

10
13 5
Will Witherspoon is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

11
12 5
Dan Connor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010

12
8 2
Na'il Diggs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

13
8 2
Brandon Short is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2004

14
10 5
Chase Blackburn is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013

15
8 3
Mark Fields is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2004, 2002

16
7 2
Dean Wells is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Dean Wells

Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999

17
5 1
Lester Towns is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Lester Towns

Seasons: 2003, 2001, 2000

18
6 3
Lamar Lathon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

19
5 2
Jeff Brady is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Jeff Brady

Seasons: 1998

20
6 4
Jordan Senn is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Jordan Senn

Seasons: 2011

21
3 2
Micheal Barrow is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1997

22
3 2
Greg Favors is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Greg Favors

Seasons: 2003

23
3 4
Hannibal Navies is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2002, 2001

24
1 3
Lee Woodall is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Lee Woodall

Seasons: 2000

25
1 4
Greg Lloyd, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1998

26
1 4
Andre Royal is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Andre Royal

Seasons: 1997

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1 4
Darren Hambrick is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Darren Hambrick

Seasons: 2001