2010 NFL Draft: Inside Linebacker Rankings

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1. Rolando McClain (Alabama)
Height: 6'4" Weight: 256 lbs.
40 Time: 4.68
McClain is the unquestioned leader in his class of linebackers. His rare combination of size and speed makes him a potentially lethal run-stopper and blitzer at the next level. He was an honor student at Alabama and is a bona fide film junkie, a captain in the backfield that can serve as a primary defender in any roster. 
2. Brandon Spikes (Florida)
Height: 6'3" Weight: 256 lbs.
40 Time: 4.76
There are still some character issues surrounding Spikes after his attempt to gouge out the eyes of an opposing Georgia player, but his athleticism is unquestionable. He didn't show much progression at Florida, but he has great upside and elite NFL size. 
3. Sean Lee (Penn State)
Height: 6'2" Weight: 236 lbs.
40 Time: 4.74
After suffering from a number of injuries during his sophomore year, Lee really hit the wall when he tore his ACL in the spring of '08. During that t...

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