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The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time 

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Updated February 19, 2020 2.8k votes 440 voters 9.5k views 71 items

Big fan of Philadelphia football? Then check out this list of Philadelphia Eagles linebackers with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting linebacker from throughout Philadelphia Eagles history, including current linebackers and past ones. An important part of the Philadelphia defense, the LB position includes middle or inside linebackers and outside (strong side or weakside) linebackers. Featuring 2018-2019 Eagles and some of the greatest NFL linebackers of all time, the best Eagles LBs include Seth Joyner, Mychal Kendricks, Jeremiah Trotter, Byron Evans, and Jordan Hicks.

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

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Chuck Bednarik is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

Eagles career: 1962, 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958, 1957, 1956, 1955, 1954, 1953, 1952, 1951, 1950, 1949

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Seth Joyner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

Eagles career: 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986

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Jeremiah Trotter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
Jeremiah Trotter

Eagles career: 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002 , 2001, 2000, 1999

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Bill Bergey is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
Bill Bergey

Eagles career: 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974

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Byron Evans is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
Byron Evans

Eagles career: 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987

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Trent Cole is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
Trent Cole

Eagles career: 2014, 2013

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Brandon Graham is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

Eagles career: 2015

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Frank LeMaster is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

Eagles career: 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975

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John Bunting is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

Eagles career: 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972

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Nigel Bradham is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

Eagles career: 2018, 2017, 2016

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Jordan Hicks is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
Jordan Hicks

Eagles career: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

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Maxie Baughan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

Eagles career: 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960

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DeMeco Ryans is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

Eagles career: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

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Mychal Kendricks is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

Eagles career: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

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Connor Barwin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

Eagles career: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

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Reggie Wilkes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
Reggie Wilkes

Eagles career: 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978

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Omar Gaither is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
Omar Gaither

Eagles career: 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

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Garry Cobb is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
Garry Cobb

Eagles career: 1987, 1986, 1985

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Tim Rossovich is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

Eagles career: 1971, 1970, 1969, 1968

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Mike Caldwell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
Mike Caldwell

Eagles career: 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998

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Chuck Weber is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
Chuck Weber

Eagles career: 1961, 1960, 1959

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Akeem Jordan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

Eagles career:  2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

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Mike Reichenbach is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
Mike Reichenbach

Eagles career: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

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Stewart Bradley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
Stewart Bradley

Eagles career: 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

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Dave Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
Dave Lloyd

Eagles career: 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963