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Midterm Report: Linebackers

LB Clay Matthews (Jonathan Daniel/Getty)

With the Packers enjoying a much-needed bye, we continue our position-by-position report on the team with the linebackers. Injuries have hit this group hard but the production has been outstanding, thanks to some bounce-back seasons.

Packer Report's position-by-position midseason review continues with the linebackers. Overview It's a good thing the Green Bay Packers emerged from training camp feeling good about their depth at linebacker. The Packers convened in late July with Clay Matthews and top pick Nick Perry as the starting outside linebackers, with veteran Erik Walden as the top backup and undrafted Dezman Moses...

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