Top Linebacker prospects 2022 NFL Draft

Player Rankings - Linebacker prospects

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

Christian
Harris

ILB
Alabama   Mascot
Alabama Mascot
232lbs 6-2 4.67 3 21 94 Strengths Shows toughness to get under the pads of tackles to bull them, club them upfield to get the inside lane, or fight throug...
2

Owen
Pappoe

OLB
Auburn   Mascot
Auburn Mascot
226lbs 6-1 4.38 10 43 89 Strengths Closes quickly on relatively immobile quarterbacks. A consistently heavy hitter who flashes explosiveness and the abilit...
3

Adam
Anderson

OLB
Georgia   Mascot
Georgia Mascot
230lbs 6-5 4.50 7 33.8 89 Strengths Ferocious against the run and very good in coverage, is extremely versatile. Despite his build, he holds up well in tra...
4

Devin
Lloyd

OLB
Utah   Mascot
Utah Mascot
235lbs 6-3 4.70 21 73.5 88 Strengths Work in progress as a pass rusher, with upfield burst and flexibility to dip and scrape.Reads the quarterback to anticip...
5

Nik
Bonitto

OLB
Oklahoma   Mascot
Oklahoma Mascot
240lbs 6-3 4.58 36 152.2 86 Strengths Tougher between the tackles than many expect. Fluid and quick drop into zone, covers enough ground to be Tampa-2 "MIKE" ...
6

Henry
To'oTo'o

LB
Alabama   Mascot
Alabama Mascot
228lbs 6-2 4.52 17 65 85 Strengths Tougher between the tackles than many expect. Fluid and quick drop into zone, covers enough ground to be Tampa-2 "MIKE" ...
7

Payton
Wilson

OLB
NC State   Mascot
NC State Mascot
235lbs 6-4 4.70 8 42 82 Strengths Has enough athleticism to drop in coverage and penetrate the pocket. Has good experience as a four-year starter.Cover sk...
8

Nakobe
Dean

ILB
Georgia   Mascot
Georgia Mascot
225lbs 6-0 4.52 20 72 80 Strengths Flashes closing speed and agility to reach passers from the blind side or up the middle before they can escape.Greet fee...
9

Brenton
Cox Jr.

OLB
Florida   Mascot
Florida Mascot
253lbs 6-4 4.71 15 56.6 80 Strengths He has good reaction skills and awareness. Forceful tackler vs. the run.Quick to read run, showing good agility and spee...
10

Ellis
Brooks

ILB
Penn State   Mascot
Penn State Mascot
241lbs 6-1 4.64 12 50 79 Strengths Can attack the edge with speed and has the flexibility to dip low and under the tackle's reach.Work in progress as a pas...
11

Ventrell
Miller

ILB
Florida   Mascot
Florida Mascot
226lbs 6-1 4.71 35 133.2 78 Strengths Combines very good instincts with above-average reaction skills. Almost always finds the ball in traffic.Intelligent pla...
12

Micah
McFadden

ILB
Indiana   Mascot
Indiana Mascot
232lbs 6-2 4.79 73 336.3 78 Strengths Downhill defender and physical tackler. Uses his eyes to decipher and break down the play, showing good awareness and di...