NFL linebacker rankings: Bobby Wagner, Chandler Jones, Khalil Mack top NFL Top 100 LB list

Jeremy Cluff
Arizona Republic
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14 linebackers made the NFL Top 100 list produced by the NFL Network for the 2020 season.

The players for the list were chosen based on voting from players in the league.

Bobby Wagner of the Seattle Seahawks came in at No. 13 overall on the list, the first linebacker in the ranking.

Chandler Jones of the Arizona Cardinals was second at No. 15 overall.

The Chicago Bears' Khalil Mack was No. 3 at the position, coming in at No. 19 overall.

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T.J. Watt of the Pittsburgh Steelers No. 25 overall) and Von Miller of the Denver Broncos (No. 26 overall) rounded out the Top 5 at the position, according to voting done by NFL players.

Mack, Miller, Wagner and Jones are among the highest paid players in the league at their position.

Cardinals defensive end Chandler Jones.

Six of the top seven linebackers in the NFL Top 100 list are among the Top 10 paid linebackers in the NFL for the 2020 season.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Shaquil Barrett (No. 6 linebacker, No. 32 overall) and Green Bay Packers linebacker Za'Darius Smith (No. 7, No. 48) are the other two.

NFL linebackers ranked in NFL Top 100 for 2020:

  1. Bobby Wagner, MLB, Seattle Seahawks (No. 13)
  2. Chandler Jones, OLB, Arizona Cardinals (No. 15)
  3. Khalil Mack, OLB, Chicago Bears (No. 19)
  4. T.J. Watt, OLB, Pittsburgh Steelers (No. 25)
  5. Von Miller, OLB, Denver Broncos (No. 26)
  6. Shaquil Barrett, OLB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (No. 32)
  7. Za'Darius Smith, OLB, Green Bay Packers (No. 48)
  8. Darius Leonard, OLB, Indianapolis Colts (No. 50)
  9. Preston Smith, OLB, Green Bay Packers (No. 63)
  10. Demario Davis, OLB, New Orleans Saints (No. 67)
  11. Fred Warner, MLB, San Francisco 49ers ( No. 70)
  12. Eric Kendricks, MLB, Minnesota Vikings (No. 83)
  13. Jaylon Smith, MLB, Dallas Cowboys  (No. 88)
  14. Lavonte David, OLB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (No. 100)


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