Definition of linebacking
: the action or art of playing linebacker
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Davis, who was in the last year of his contract that pays him $3.7 million this year, became expendable when the Browns solidified their linebacking corps by extending the contracts of Christian Kirksey this week and Jamie Collins in January.
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