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The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time 

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Updated June 14, 2019 13.4k votes 1k voters 19.1k views 56 items

Big fan of Green Bay football? Then check out this list of Green Bay Packers linebackers with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting linebacker from throughout Green Bay Packers history, including current linebackers and past ones. An important part of the Green Bay 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 Packers LBs include Ray Nitschke, Dave Robinson, A. J. Hawk, and Nick Barnett.

Featuring 2018-2019 Packers LBs and some of the greatest linebackers of all time, the best Packers LBs include Dave Robinson, Jim Carter, Nick Perry, and Blake Martinez, among plenty of other NFL greats.

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

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Ray Nitschke is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958

2
Dave Robinson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964

3
Clay Matthews III is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time

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

4
A. J. Hawk is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

5
Fred Carr is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970

6
Jim Carter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
Jim Carter

Seasons: 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970

7
Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1974

8
Nick Barnett is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time

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

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Blake Martinez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
Blake Martinez

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016

10
Brian Noble is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985

11
Lee Roy Caffey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
Lee Roy Caffey

Seasons: 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964

12
George Koonce is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
George Koonce

Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992

13
Dan Currie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
Dan Currie

Seasons: 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958

14
Randy Scott is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
Randy Scott

Seasons: 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982

15
Desmond Bishop is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2008

16
Rich Wingo is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
Rich Wingo

Seasons: 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979

17
Bernardo Harris is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
Bernardo Harris

Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

18
Ed O'Neil is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
Ed O'Neil

Seasons: 1980

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Tom Bettis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
Tom Bettis

Seasons: 1957, 1956, 1955

20
Gary Weaver is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
Gary Weaver

Seasons: 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975

21
Fred Strickland is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
Fred Strickland

Seasons: 1995, 1994

22
Nick Perry is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time

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

23
Tom MacLeod is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
Tom MacLeod

Seasons: 1973

24
John Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
John Dorsey

Seasons: 1988, 1986

25
Tom Toner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Linebackers of All Time
Tom Toner

Seasons: 1977, 1975