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Thursday, April 7, 2011
Speaking of Willis, is he best LB in game?

By Mike Sando

Our weekly power rankings turn their focus from head coaches to linebackers next week.

I'm putting together a ballot featuring my top 10 and will be ranking the San Francisco 49ers' Patrick Willis very high. Should he rank first on the field, if not on the Madden 12 cover?

Among the challenges:
That last point is where I'm inclined to start. Which linebackers do everything, or nearly everything, at the highest level? Insider subscribers can check out Scouts Inc. rankings heading into 2010.