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The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time 

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Updated November 5, 2019 1k votes 166 voters 4.6k views 51 items

Big fan of Tampa Bay football? Then check out this list of Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebackers with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting linebacker from throughout Tampa Bay Buccaneers history, including current linebackers and past ones. An important part of the Tampa Bay defense, the LB position includes middle or inside linebackers and outside (strong side or weakside) linebackers. Featuring 2018-2019 Bucs and some of the greatest NFL linebackers of all time, the best Buccaneers LBs include Derrick Brooks, Lavonte David, Shelton Quarles, Adam Howard, and Mason Foster.

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

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Derrick Brooks is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002 , 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

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Lavonte David is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

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Hardy Nickerson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time
Hardy Nickerson

Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993

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Kwon Alexander is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time
Kwon Alexander

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

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Shelton Quarles is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002 , 2001, 2000, 1999

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Hugh Green is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981

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Cecil Johnson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

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Dewey Selmon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976

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Barrett Ruud is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

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Broderick Thomas is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990

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Richard Wood is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time

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

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Dave Lewis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time
Dave Lewis

Seasons: 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

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Mason Foster is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time
Mason Foster

Seasons:  2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

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Scot Brantley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time

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

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Jeff Gooch is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time
Jeff Gooch

Seasons: 1998, 1997

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Quincy Black is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time
Quincy Black

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009

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Jeff Davis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time

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

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Jesse Solomon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time
Jesse Solomon

Seasons: 1991

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Eugene Marve is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time
Eugene Marve

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988

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Adam Hayward is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time
Adam Hayward

Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009

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Geno Hayes is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time
Geno Hayes

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009

 

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Chris Washington is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time
Chris Washington

Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

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Ryan Nece is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time

Seasons: 2006, 2005, 2003

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Lonnie Marts is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time
Lonnie Marts

Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994

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Cameron Lynch is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers of All Time
Cameron Lynch

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016