'09 Rewind: Injuries ravaged linebackers

For several games, a street pickup and a safety were starting at LB. That's never a good sign. In this installment of "09 Rewind," analyst Ian Smith takes a close look at what went right and went went wrong for this injury-depleted unit.
January 15, 2010

No Respect: Most-Targeted Defenders

Scout.com's Ed Thompson takes a look at the three cornerbacks, safeties and linebackers that NFL quarterbacks have gone after with no mercy this season. And he points out which players at each position are struggling the most when called upon to defend the pass.
December 5, 2009

Bills Notebook: Confident in Ellison?

Are the Bills as happy with Keith Ellison at outside linebacker as they say they are? Buffalo brought in Pisa Tinoisamoa on a visit this week. Could the Bills be on the verge of shaking things up defensively? This and much more inside...
May 15, 2009

Hass, Ellison snatched up in sixth round

Just like last year's NFL draft it took six rounds before the first Oregon State player was selected. The New Orleans Saints selected receiver Mike Hass with the 171 pick and six picks later linebacker Keith Ellison was scooped up by the Buffalo Bills.
May 1, 2006