Who is the most feared linebacker in NFL history?

Who is the best NFL linebacker of all time?

Top 10 NFL linebackers of all time

  1. Lawrence Taylor. Team: New York Giants.
  2. Dick Butkus. Team: Chicago Bears. …
  3. Ray Lewis. Teams: Baltimore Ravens. …
  4. Mike Singletary. Team: Chicago Bears. …
  5. Jack Lambert. Team: Pittsburgh Steelers. …
  6. Derrick Thomas. Team: Kansas City Chiefs. …
  7. Chuck Bednarik. Team: Philadelphia Eagles. …
  8. Ray Nitschke. …

Who was the most feared player in the NFL?

James Harrison never came off as the nice guy in the room during his 11 years with the Pittsburgh Steelers. In fact, he was so much the opposite, some believe he was the “scariest” football player of all time. In a list composed by Pickwise, Harrison is named the most frightening player in the NFL’s history.

Who is the hardest hitting linebacker of all time?

Dick Butkus

Deacon Jones, another ruthless hitter on this list, called Dick Butkus “an animal” and said, “Every time he hit you, he tried to put you in the cemetery, not the hospital.” The legendary Chicago Bears linebacker personified the hard-hitting era that took off in the mid-1960s when he joined the NFL.

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Who is the fastest NFL linebacker?

If White ran at the combine today and posted the time he did in the Bleacher Report race, it would be the fastest 40-yard dash ever recorded by a linebacker. Shaquem Griffin’s 4.38-second 40-yard dash at the 2018 NFL Combine is the fastest LB combine time on record.

Who’s the best middle linebacker in the NFL?

Eric Kendricks

Kendricks has graded at 91.7 over the last two years according to PFF. That is the highest among all linebackers. Kendricks has also recorded 100 plus tackles in each of the past five seasons. During that time Kendricks has broken up 40 passes as a linebacker which is tops in the NFL.

Who is the rudest NFL player?

A 2020 ESPN article detailing the Bears’ perennially subpar quarterback play at the time revealed Lisch had declined to return to the field after being berated for his poor play.

Rusty Lisch.

No. 16, 12
High school: Belleville West
College: Notre Dame
NFL Draft: 1980 / Round: 4 / Pick: 89
Career history

Who was the best linebacker for the Bears?

10 best linebackers in Chicago Bears franchise history

  • 05 7) Wilbur Marshall (1984 – 1987) …
  • 06 6) Otis Wilson (1980 – 1989) …
  • 07 5) Lance Briggs (2003 – 2014) …
  • 08 4) Bill George (1952 – 1965) …
  • 09 3) Mike Singletary (1981 – 1992) …
  • 10 2) Brian Urlacher (2000 – 2012) …
  • 11 1) Dick Butkus (1965 – 1973)

Who is the hardest hitter in the NFL today?

James Harrison is arguably the hardest hitter in the league today. He has already given out several players concussions, including Browns QB Colt McCoy in the hit above last week.

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Who is the hardest hitting safety ever?

Ronnie Lott

Lott is considered to be one of the hardest hitters to ever play the position. He’s a 10-time Pro Bowl selection, member of the NFL 75 Anniversary All-Time Team and finsihed his Hall of Fame career with 63 interceptions.