Linebackers are often regarded as the quarterbacks of the defense. They roam the field, and are involved on almost every tackle of every play they see. They deliver the monster hits we see on television each week, and having a dynamic middle linebacker is the key focus of almost every team.
So who is the best middle linebacker in the National Football League right now?
This slideshow features 10 of the premier players at the position, along with highlights of their bone-crushing hits!