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The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

Updated February 19, 2020 4.0k votes 478 voters 11.0k views68 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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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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    Jordan Hicks is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time
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    Jordan Hicks

    Eagles career: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

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

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

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

    Eagles career: 2018, 2017, 2016

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

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

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    Mychal Kendricks is listed (or ranked) 15 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) 16 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers of All Time

    Eagles career: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

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

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

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

    Eagles career: 1961, 1960, 1959

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

    Eagles career: 1987, 1986, 1985

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

    Eagles career: 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998

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

    Eagles career: 1971, 1970, 1969, 1968

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

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

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

    Eagles career: 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

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

    Eagles career: 2007

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

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

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