Positional Analysis: ILBs

Good thing the Vikings have picked up Greg Biekert and Chris Claiborne at different stages of free agency the last two years, because the inside linebacker class of 2003 isn't too promising. Nevertheless, we lay out the positives and negative of the 13 at the position.
April 18, 2003

Scouting Report: Lawrence Flugence

Former defensive end who moved to linebacker as a sophomore then proceeded to start every game the rest of his college career. First team All-Conference selection as a senior after leading the league with 193 tackles, also registering 6.5 tackles for loss and 3 sacks.
March 25, 2003

2003 Combine: Inside/Middle Linebackers

A look at the results from the inside/middle linebacker position after Monday's session. Official heights, weights and bench press totals are listed. Both 40-times are hand held, stop watch recordings.
February 24, 2003

2003 ILB/MLB Rankings

Though their is some talent at the top, overall the inside linebacker position is not strong at all as the top players in this group are exclusively run stuffers with minimal skills when the ball is in the air. Updated 1/28 with links.
February 14, 2003

Top 200 Draft Prospects For 2003

<p>Tony Pauline of TFY Draft Preview ranks the top 200 prospects leading into the early stages of the 2003 draft class. This is the pre-combine rankings. </p> <p>Rankings will be updated regularly</p>
February 6, 2003

2003 Inside Linebackers Prospects

<p align="center"><b>2003 Inside Linebackers Prospects</b> <p><br>The Steelers appear to be in pretty good shape at inside linebacker. Kendrell Bell leads this group and may be the best player on the team, although injuries slowed him this past season. James Farrior was brought in to replace former starter Earl Holmes, and did a solid job.
January 28, 2003