Football The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time  

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Big fan of Indianapolis football? Then check out this list of Indianapolis Colts linebackers with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting linebacker from throughout Indianapolis Colts history, including current linebackers and past ones. An important part of the Indianapolis 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 Colts LBs include Ted Hendricks, Gary Brackett, Rob Morris, and Duane Bickett.

In the 2017-18 NFL season, the current Indianapolis Colts starting LBs and backup LBs are Tarell Basham, Jeremiah George, Antonio Morrison, Jermaine Grace, Jabaal Sheard, John Simon, and Anthony Walker Jr. 

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

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1
33 8
Robert Mathis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

2
23 5
Dwight Freeney is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2012

3
27 11
Gary Brackett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

4
14 6
Barry Krauss is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

5
17 9
Duane Bickett is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

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

6
12 5
Jerrell Freeman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

7
10 4
Jabaal Sheard is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017

8
12 6
Bill Pellington is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958, 1957, 1956, 1955, 1954, 1953

9
16 11
Antonio Morrison is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time
Antonio Morrison

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016

10
11 6
Don Shinnick is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958, 1957

11
12 8
Rob Morris is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

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

12
12 8
D'Qwell Jackson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time
D'Qwell Jackson

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014

13
10 6
Mike Curtis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966

14
10 6
Erik Walden is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

15
9 5
John Simon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017

16
8 4
Pat Angerer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time
Pat Angerer

Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

17
6 2
Edwin Jackson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time
Edwin Jackson

Seasons: 2016

18
13 10
Jonathan Bostic is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time
Jonathan Bostic

Seasons: 2018, 2017

19
11 8
Jeff Herrod is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989

20
8 5
Tom MacLeod is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time
Tom MacLeod

Seasons: 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973

21
7 4
Clint Session is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

22
4 1
Kavell Conner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time
Kavell Conner

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010

23
4 1
Cato June is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2006, 2005, 2004

24
9 7
Quentin Coryatt is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

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

25
7 5
Sanders Shiver is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time
Sanders Shiver

Seasons: 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978