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POLL: Vote for the top ALL-USA Linebackers of all-time

School: Carter (Dallas, Texas)
ALL-USA Year: 1988
Current Team: Retired
Noteworthy: Four-time All-Pro and two-time Super Bowl champion

Photo: Eileen Blass

School: Washington (Pensacola, Fla.)
ALL-USA Year: 1990
Current Team: Retired
Noteworthy: Two-time consensus All-American, elected to College Football Hall of Fame in 2016, five-time All-Pro, elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2014

Photo: Chris O’Meara, AP

School: Punahou (Honolulu, Hawaii)
ALL-USA Year: 2008
Current Team: New Orleans Saints
Noteworthy: ALL-USA Defensive Player of the Year, unanimous All-American at Notre Dame in 2012, won the Lombardi, Butkus, Walter Camp, and Bronko Nagurski trophies that season.

Photo: The Honolulu Advertiser

School: Washington (Massillon, Ohio)
ALL-USA Year: 1983
Current Team: Retired
Noteworthy: Two-time consensus ALL-American and three-time All-Pro elected to College Football Hall of Fame in 2009.

Photo: Mitchell Layton

School: Saginaw (Mich.)
ALL-USA Year: 2000
Current Team: Retired
Noteworthy: Led Saginaw to state title his senior year, unanimous All-American at Michigan in 2006, Pro Bowl player in 2009 with Pittsburgh Steelers and was on a winning Super Bowl team that season