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Posted On: 03/26/21 5:15 PM

Listed below are linebackers in the Houston area who have done their jobs on the field and stood out as important pieces for their teams. Each of these individuals have not gotten some of the attention that they deserve and we wanted to get their names out there to be on watchlist going into next season. Due to an incredibly deep talent pool in the area, many players can be overlooked and this will not be the only list of linebackers in the area so expect many more names in the future.

BJ Eashmond - Westfield

Eashmond has much versatility at the linebacker position which he shows in his ability to play as an edge defender, or in being a field general in the middle of the defense. Eashmond shows incredible awareness, he allows his keys to take him to the ball where he exhibits sure handed tackling. Eashmond has good size and is physical at the point of attack, uses his hands very well in blocking situations, and has a great nose for the ball. Eashmond has the speed and quickness to blow by lineman on blitzes and shows great pursuit in chasing the ball carrier. Eashmond

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