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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51 8
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
37 7
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
32 6
A. J. Duhe is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979

4
36 9
Jason Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2011, 2009

5
32 7
Cameron Wake is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2011, 2010

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30 6
John Offerdahl is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986

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24 5
Bryan Cox is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991

8
23 5
Kim Bokamper is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Kim Bokamper Seasons: 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

9
19 4
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
20 6
Channing Crowder is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons:  2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005

11
21 8
Hugh Green is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985

12
15 4
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
19 8
Karlos Dansby is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010

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14 4
Larry Gordon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Larry Gordon Seasons: 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976

15
12 4
Rusty Chambers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Rusty Chambers Seasons: 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976

16
13 5
Dwight Hollier is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Dwight Hollier Seasons: 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992

17
15 7
Kevin Burnett is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Kevin Burnett Seasons: 2012, 2011

18
17 9
Koa Misi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

19
11 4
Marco Coleman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 1992

20
16 10
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
17 11
Kiko Alonso is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016

22
9 6
Steve Towle is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Steve Towle Seasons: 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975

23
13 11
Kelvin Sheppard is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2015, 2014

24
11 9
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

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11 10
Mike Kolen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Mike Kolen Seasons: 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970

26
6 7
Charles Bowser is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Charles Bowser Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983

27
5 6
Cliff Odom is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Cliff Odom Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990

28
4 5
Randy Edmunds is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Randy Edmunds Seasons: 1969, 1968

29
11 13
Bobby McCain is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Bobby McCain Seasons:  2017, 2016, 2015

30
8 10
Derrick Rodgers is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2002 , 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

31
5 7
John Grimsley is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
John Grimsley Seasons: 1993, 1992

32
4 6
Chris Singleton is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Chris Singleton Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993

33
13 17
Lawrence Timmons is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2018, 2017

34
5 9
Mark Brown is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983

35
4 8
Frank Emanuel is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Frank Emanuel Seasons: 1968, 1967, 1966

36
7 12
Matt Roth is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2009, 2008

37
6 11
Akin Ayodele is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2009, 2008

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3 8
Morlon Greenwood is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002 , 2001

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2 7
Mike Reichenbach is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Mike Reichenbach Seasons: 1991

40
4 10
Derrick Pope is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Derrick Pope Seasons: 2007, 2005, 2004

41
2 8
Rick Graf is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Rick Graf Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987

42
2 8
Donnie Spragan is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Donnie Spragan Seasons: 2007, 2006, 2005

43
4 11
Jackie Shipp is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985

44
1 7
Ed Weisacosky is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Ed Weisacosky Seasons: 1969

45
1 11
Anthony Harris is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins Linebackers of All Time
Seasons: 1997, 1996