Linebacker remains one of the Cleveland Browns key needs entering the 2021 NFL draft. Even after adding free agent Anthony Walker from the Colts, Cleveland still has some openings for more help at LB.
The team brought back veteran Malcolm Smith, and youngsters Jacob Phillips, Sione Takitaki and Mack Wilson are all still looking to make their way with the team.
Here is a linebacker for each round of the 2021 NFL draft, with an eye towards how they would fit in Joe Woods’ scheme and with the talent already on board. The round designation is based on where the Browns pick would be prior to any trades, near the end of each round.