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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30 1
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
22 2
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
13 1
Sam Mills is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 1997, 1996, 1995

4
18 3
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
21 7
Shaq Thompson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Shaq Thompson Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

6
17 4
Jon Beason is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

7
6 0
Brandon Short is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2005, 2004

8
12 2
Kevin Greene is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 1999, 1998

9
15 5
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
9 3
Dan Connor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2011, 2010

11
11 5
James Anderson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

12
10 5
Will Witherspoon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

13
5 0
Dean Wells is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Dean Wells Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999

14
8 4
Chase Blackburn is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2014, 2013

15
4 0
Jeff Brady is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Jeff Brady Seasons: 1998

16
5 2
Jordan Senn is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Jordan Senn Seasons: 2011

17
5 2
Na'il Diggs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

18
4 3
Mark Fields is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2004, 2002

19
2 1
Lamar Lathon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

20
2 1
Lester Towns is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Lester Towns Seasons: 2003, 2001, 2000

21
1 0
Micheal Barrow is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1997

22
1 1
Lee Woodall is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Lee Woodall Seasons: 2000

23
1 1
Greg Favors is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Greg Favors Seasons: 2003

24
1 2
Greg Lloyd, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 1998

25
1 2
Andre Royal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Andre Royal Seasons: 1997

26
0 2
Darren Hambrick is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Darren Hambrick Seasons: 2001

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0 3
Hannibal Navies is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Carolina Panthers Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2002, 2001