NFL The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time  

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Big fan of Miami football? Then check out this list of Miami Dolphins linebackers with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting linebacker from throughout Miami Dolphins history, including current linebackers and past ones. An important part of the Miami 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 Dolphins LBs include Bryan Cox, Nick Buoniconti, Zach Thomas, and John Offerdahl.

In the 2017-18 NFL season, the current Miami Dolphins starting LBs and backup LBs are Chase Allen, Kiko Alonso, Stephone Anthony, Raekwon McMillan, and Lawrence Timmons. 

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

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1
90 11
Zach Thomas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002 , 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996

2
55 10
Nick Buoniconti is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969

3
42 6
Bryan Cox is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991

4
56 15
Jason Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2009

5
48 10
John Offerdahl is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

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

6
47 13
Cameron Wake is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010

7
41 12
A. J. Duhe is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979

8
31 9
Kim Bokamper is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

9
26 6
Bob Brudzinski is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Bob Brudzinski

Seasons: 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981

10
27 10
Hugh Green is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

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

11
21 5
Larry Gordon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Larry Gordon

Seasons: 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976

12
22 6
Doug Swift is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Doug Swift

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

13
27 16
Channing Crowder is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

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

14
31 20
Kiko Alonso is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016

15
24 15
Karlos Dansby is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010

16
17 9
Dwight Hollier is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

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

17
23 15
Koa Misi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

18
14 8
Rusty Chambers is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Rusty Chambers

Seasons: 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976

19
18 12
Kevin Burnett is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Kevin Burnett

Seasons: 2012, 2011

20
21 15
Jelani Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Jelani Jenkins

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014

21
12 7
Marco Coleman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1992

22
15 12
Mike Kolen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Mike Kolen

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

23
11 9
Steve Towle is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Steve Towle

Seasons: 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975

24
13 12
Earnest Rhone is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Earnest Rhone

Seasons: 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975

25
13 15
Kelvin Sheppard is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014