The Denver Broncos have a lot of competition for roster spots at the linebacker position. The starting job at middle linebacker is up for grabs and so are reserve spots at both outside linebacker position. A great training camp by any player could force the Broncos to re-evaluate the entire group.
The theme for the Broncos' offseason was college production, as the team brought in several productive college players through the draft and undrafted free agency. The Broncos desperately need a player to surprise in 2012 and step into a reserve role, and any help the linebackers can provide on special teams may help their chances of sticking around on the 53-man roster or practice squad.
Let's take a look at each linebacker on the roster and figure out where he figures into the competition during training camp.