Luke Kuechly tops 2014 list of NFL's best LBs
Reigning Defensive Player of the Year Luke Kuechly of the Carolina Panthers tops Around The League's preseason linebacker rankings. Find out where the rest of the pack ranks.
Florida State, Miami among contenders for 'Linebacker U' title
We're looking back over the past 25 years to find out which schools can lay claim to the title of "Linebacker U" and the battle for No. 1 on our list comes down to two nasty in-state rivals.
Projected 2014 starters: Jacksonville Jaguars
The futures of coach Gus Bradley and general manager David Caldwell are riding on the Blake Bortles selection. Will the quarterback sit his rookie season or eventually supplant incumbent Chad Henne?
Russell Allen released by Jacksonville Jaguars
The Jacksonville Jaguars released linebacker Russell Allen and three other players Thursday. Allen, the team's leading tackler in 2012, was set to earn nearly $2 million in 2014.
Von Miller tops ATL's outside linebacker rankings
Von Miller led the Denver Broncos' defensive turnaround last season. Even with a six-game suspension, he gets the edge in our outside linebacker rankings.
Desmond Bishop to choose from Chiefs, Giants, Vikings
Desmond Bishop isn't ready to sign with the Minnesota Vikings or Kansas City Chiefs. The former Green Bay Packers linebacker revealed that he's also drawing interest from the New York Giants and Jacksonville Jaguars.
James Anderson, Chicago Bears agree to contract
The Chicago Bears continue to rebuild their depleted linebacker corps, bringing in former Carolina Panthers veteran James Anderson to help fill the void.
Report: Nick Roach, Oakland Raiders agree to contract
The Chicago Bears are down a linebacker after the versatile Nick Roach reportedly agreed to terms on a contract with the Oakland Raiders. Will the Bears now try harder to sign Brian Urlacher?
Free agency primer: Ranking the linebackers
Around The League's Gregg Rosenthal ranks this year's free-agent linebacker crop, from the Baltimore Ravens' Dannell Ellerbe to the Chicago Bears' Brian Urlacher.
Michael Johnson gets Cincinnati Bengals' franchise tag
The Cincinnati Bengals designated defensive end Michael Johnson, who had 11.5 sacks last season, as its franchise-tag player on Friday.
Brian Urlacher won't call his Chicago Bears career over
Brian Urlacher acknowledged he could miss the rest of the regular season because of a hamstring injury, meaning the linebacker might have played his last game with the Chicago Bears.
Brian Urlacher reportedly could miss four games
Brian Urlacher reportedly could miss the rest of the regular season with a strained hamstring. The Chicago Bears linebacker sustained the injury in Sunday's loss to the Seattle Seahawks.
Brian Urlacher might miss time for Chicago Bears
The Chicago Bears reportedly signed linebacker Dom DeCicco on Tuesday, providing insurance in the event Brian Urlacher is unable to play next week. Urlacher pulled his hamstring in Sunday's loss.
Brian Urlacher undergoes knee surgery for Bears
The fears of Chicago Bears fans came true Tuesday morning when the team revealed Brian Urlacher underwent surgery on his left knee, putting him in danger of missing the season opener.
Peyton Manning's arm looks good in his Broncos debut
Peyton Manning saw game action for the first time in 557 days on Thursday, going 4-of-7 passing for 44 yards in his sole offensive series in the Denver Broncos' preseason opener.
Bears training camp: Brandon Marshall, Jay Cutler flourishing
New receiver Brandon Marshall will team up with a healthy Jay Cutler and a happy Matt Forte to give opponents fits this season. Chad Reuter reports from Chicago Bears training camp.