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The Best New York Jets Linebackers of All Time

Updated October 13, 2018 2.0k votes 186 voters 4.7k views56 items

Big fan of New York football? Then check out this list of New York Jets linebackers with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting linebacker from throughout New York Jets history, including current linebackers and past ones. An important part of the New York defense, the LB position includes middle or inside linebackers and outside (strong side or weakside) linebackers. Featuring 2018-2019 NY Jets and some of the greatest NFL linebackers of all time, the best Jets LBs include Kyle Clifton, Calvin Pace, Marvin Jones, David Harris, and Mo Lewis.

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

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  • Mo Lewis1
    76
    13

    Seasons: 2003, 2002 , 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991

  • David Harris2
    84
    19

    David Harris

    Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

  • Marvin Jones3
    75
    15

    Seasons: 2003, 2002 , 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994

     

  • Kyle Clifton4
    63
    12

    Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

  • Bart Scott5
    63
    15

    Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009

  • Avery Williamson6
    50
    16

    Avery Williamson

    Seasons: 2018

  • Sheldon Richardson7
    46
    14

    Sheldon Richardson

    Seasons: 2016, 2015

  • Victor Hobson8
    37
    15

    Victor Hobson

    Seasons: 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003

  • Ralph Baker9
    34
    12

    Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964

  • Lance Mehl10
    44
    24

    Seasons: 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980

  • Jordan Jenkins11
    37
    18

    Jordan Jenkins

    Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016

  • Greg Buttle12
    40
    21

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

  • James Farrior13
    37
    19

    James Farrior

    Seasons:  2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

  • Bryan Cox14
    33
    15

    Seasons: 2000, 1999, 1998

  • Bobby Houston15
    28
    17

    Bobby Houston

    Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992

  • Al Atkinson16
    24
    15

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

  • Eric Barton17
    23
    13

    Eric Barton

    Seasons: 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

  • Bryan Thomas18
    25
    17

    Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

  • Larry Grantham19
    30
    23

    Seasons: 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960

  • Calvin Pace20
    33
    27

    Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008

  • Bob Crable21
    17
    20

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

     

  • Stan Blinka22
    15
    20

    Stan Blinka

    Seasons: 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979

  • Mark Brown23
    10
    14

    Seasons: 2005, 2004

  • Jeff Lageman24
    13
    19

    Seasons: 1989

  • Charles Jackson25
    10
    16

    Charles Jackson

    Seasons: 1986, 1985