Madden 21 Ultimate Team: Fastest middle linebackers to use in MUT - Core Elite, Team Builders & more

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It's nearly time to start your next Ultimate Team journey!

With Madden 21 set for release on 28 August, and plenty of MUT players taking advantage of early access it's time to start planning.


Speed is crucial, and with user defenders set to be slower this year, having a fast MLB will be more important than ever.

These are the fastest MLBs in Madden Ultimate Team right now!

Devin White (77 OVR)

Team: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Program: Core Gold

Speed: 85

It's not a surprise to see Devin White here. The Bucs MLB was a go-to for players last year and he should be a constant figure in these rankings as the season goes on.

MUT Devin White 1

His core gold has 85 speed and 83 acceleration, along with 78 pursuit, 76 tackle, and 75 hit power.

READ MORE: Fastest players in Madden 21 Ultimate Team

He's also got 62 zone and 53 man coverage.

Deion Jones (83 OVR)

Team: Atlanta Falcons

Program: Core Elite

Speed: 84


If you're after a higher OVR with your speed, then be sure to hunt down Deion Jones' core elite card.

MUT deion jones

He has 84 speed and 84 acceleration with 82 pursuit and 78 tackle. He also has 80 zone and 70 man coverage with 60 catching, making him a great choice for creating turnovers.

Jaylon Smith (85 OVR)

Team: Dallas Cowboys

Program: Rivalz

Speed: 83


It will take a bit of grinding to claim Jaylon Smith's Rivalz card, but once you get it you'll be glad you did!

MUT Jaylon Smith Rivalz

He has 83 speed and 86 acceleration. He's also got amazing 87 hit power, 86 pursuit, and 82 tackle.

He's no slouch in coverage, with 78 zone and 73 man so you don't have to control him all the time either.

Jarrad Davis (84 OVR)

Team: Detroit Lions

Program: Team Builders


Speed: 83

Part of the Team Builders promo, this Jarrad Davis card could be a favorite.

MUT Jarrad Davis Team Builders 1

He has 83 speed with an incredible 87 acceleration. That pace comes with 87 hit power and 85 tackle.

He's not great in coverage but does have a 66 power moves and 77 block shed to be good against the run.

Devin Bush (76 OVR)

Team: Pittsburgh Steelers


Program: Core Gold

Speed: 83

No grinding required for this one. Devin Bush's core gold card is a cheap way of getting some speed into your team.

MUT devin bush 1

He has 83 speed and 84 acceleration, along with 81 hit power and 76 tackle. His 60 zone means you should probably user him at every opportunity though.

All the fastest MLBs in Madden 21 Ultimate Team

Player Team Program OVR Speed
Devin WhiteTampa Bay BuccaneersGore Gold7785
Deion JonesAtlanta FalconsCore Elite8384
Jaylon SmithDallas CowboysRivalz8583
Jarrad DavisDetroit LionsTeam Builders8483
Devin BushPittsburgh SteelersCore Gold7683
Roquan SmithChicago BearsCore Elite8082
Patrick QueenBaltimore RavensCore Rookie7382
Jerome BakerMiami DolphinsCore Gold7282
Blake CashmanNew York JetsCore Gold7082
Kamu Grugier-HillMiami DolphinsCore Gold7082
Noah DawkinsTampa Bay BuccaneersCore Silver6582
Bobby OkerekeIndianapolis ColtsCore Gold7281
Denzel PerrymanLos Angeles ChargersTeam Builders8480
Jaylon SmithDallas CowboysCore Elite8180
Tremaine EdmundsBuffalo BillsCore Elite8180
Jayon BrownTennessee TitansCore Gold7880
Jordyn BrooksSeattle SeahawksCore Rookie7280
Drue TranquillLos Angeles ChargersCore Gold7180
Germaine PrattCincinnati BengalsCore Gold7080
Ulysees Gilbert IIIPittsburgh SteelersCore Silver6680