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The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

Updated November 5, 2019 1.9k votes 260 voters 7.0k views55 items

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
    99
    27

    Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

  • 2
    95
    26

    Seasons: 2012

  • 3
    71
    21

    Mike Curtis

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

  • 4
    79
    33

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

  • 5
    42
    19

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

  • 6
    44
    26

    Antonio Morrison

    Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016

  • 7
    30
    13

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

  • 8
    34
    18

    Seasons: 2006, 2005, 2004

  • 9
    32
    21

    Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

  • 10
    34
    26

    Pat Angerer

    Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

  • 11
    26
    18

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

  • 12
    16
    6

    Dennis Gaubatz

    Seasons: 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965

  • 13
    21
    12

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

  • 14
    26
    19

    D'Qwell Jackson

    Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014

  • 15
    24
    18

    Seasons: 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

  • 16
    18
    11

    David Thornton

    Seasons:  2005, 2004, 2003

  • 17
    27
    24

    Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

  • 18
    26
    23

    Seasons: 2018, 2017

  • 19
    20
    16

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

  • 20
    17
    12

    Seasons: 2000, 1999

  • 21
    15
    11

    Marcus Washington

    Seasons: 2003, 2002 , 2001

  • 22
    13
    9

    Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996

  • 23
    15
    12

    Seasons: 2002 , 2001, 2000, 1999

  • 24
    22
    22

    Jonathan Bostic

    Seasons: 2018, 2017

  • 25
    17
    16

    Edwin Jackson

    Seasons: 2016