Linebacker Rankings 2024 NFL Draft

LAST UPDATED: 03/25/2023

Player Rankings - Linebacker

# Player Pos Team Weight Height 40YD AVG POS RANK AVG OVR RANK Rating Summary
1

Dallas
Turner

LB
/ED
Alabama   Mascot
Alabama Mascot
240lbs 6-4 4.45 1 5.5
92.7
Turner combines good length and initial quickness, showing the burst to win early in the down as a pass rusher. He chases well in...
2

Jeremiah
Trotter Jr.

LB
Clemson   Mascot
Clemson Mascot
230lbs 6-0 4.60 2 17.5
90.0
An undersized but explosive athlete, Is a sideline-to-sideline playmaker. He’s a fluid mover who reads, reacts and accelerates qui...
3

Terrence
Lewis

LB
UCF   Mascot
UCF Mascot
190lbs 6-3 4.60 3 71
83.9
Lewis takes proper angles and shows impressive closing speed. He’s also outstanding in space and is one of the best coverage guys ...
4

Xavian
Sorey Jr.

LB
Georgia   Mascot
Georgia Mascot
214lbs 6-3 4.49 4 73.5
83.8
Sorey has an excellent feel for working off blockers and knowing how and when to counter as the play goes on. Has the fluid hips...
5

Barrett
Carter

LB
Clemson   Mascot
Clemson Mascot
225lbs 6-1 4.55 5 76.5
83.5
Along with great instincts, he’s an explosive mover. Carter can disrupt plays in the backfield due to his ability to read and reac...
6

Smael
Mondon Jr.

LB
Georgia   Mascot
Georgia Mascot
220lbs 6-3 4.46 6 83
83.2
He’s built like a defensive back but hits like a linebacker. Milano has sideline-to-sideline range and is a violent, wrap-up hitte...
7

Clayton
Smith

LB
/ED
Oklahoma   Mascot
Oklahoma Mascot
231lbs 6-4 4.64 7 90
82.8
His ability to anticipate gives him legitimate sideline-to-sideline range. He’ll work hard to disengage when Smith has to, and he ...
8

Scooby
Williams

LB
Florida   Mascot
Florida Mascot
235lbs 6-2 4.65 8 94
82.6
In coverage, Williams shows excellent awareness and anticipation when dropping back into zone, and he has the fluidity and speed t...
9

Deontae
Lawson

LB
Alabama   Mascot
Alabama Mascot
225lbs 6-2 4.60 9 117.5
81.5
He’s rangy and instinctive when he’s looking into the backfield as a zone defender. Accelerates rapidly and has a great feel for...
10

Dylan
Brooks

LB
/ED
Auburn   Mascot
Auburn Mascot
232lbs 6-4 4.60 10 123
81.4
Greet feel in coverage. Often arrives at the receiver at the same time as the ball, giving up few yards after the catch. Possesses...
11

Ethan
Calvert

LB
Utah   Mascot
Utah Mascot
215lbs 6-1 4.65 11 128
81.2
He’s excellent changing direction, an agile mover who can win by countering inside and exploding with impressive burst when closin...
12

Edefuan
Ulofoshio

LB
Washington   Mascot
Washington Mascot
230lbs 6-1 4.65 12 135
81.0
Closes quickly on relatively immobile quarterbacks. A consistently heavy hitter who flashes explosiveness and the ability to separ...

2024 NFL Draft Athleticism Chart - Linebacker

We've compared players post combine 40 times and weight and charted them on the scatter chart below. You'll find the 40 time on the Y-axis and on the X-axis the weight in pounds.
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2024 NFL Draft Athleticism Chart - Linebacker

We've compared players 40 times and weight and charted them on the scatter chart below. You'll find the 40 time on the Y-axis and on the X-axis the weight in pounds.
The exceptional athletic freaks (determined by the combination of speed vs weight) will be found at the top right of the chart while the less impressive athletes will be sitting towards the bottom left.