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Darius Butler

Darius Butler - #20 - CB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 10"/ 185 lbs.
Birthday 03/18/1986
Birthplace Tamarac, FL
College Connecticut
Years played 5
Drafted 2009, 2nd round, 9th pick by Patriots

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Tack FF Int
28 1 4

Colts LB Angerer out for six weeks

Posted Aug. 13, 2012 @ 3:32 p.m. ET
The Colts' linebacking corps took a big hit Sunday in the team's preseason opener vs. the Rams.

Five minutes with a legend: Ted Hendricks

Posted Aug. 11, 2012 @ 11:53 a.m. ET
Hall of Famer Ted Hendricks was a disruptive pass rusher and blocked-kick specialist for three Super Bowl champions.

Is Luck a viable fantasy option in 2012?

Posted Aug. 10, 2012 @ 10:24 a.m. ET
PFW editor Arthur Arkush sees Andrew Luck as a very attractive No. 2 fantasy QB with the potential to put up solid starter-caliber numbers.

Colts still weighing options at LCB spot

Posted Aug. 03, 2012 @ 11:25 a.m. ET
The Colts' starting LCB job is wide open following Thursday's trade that sent Kevin Thomas to the Eagles in exchange for two linebackers.

Eagles send Fokou, Lloyd to Colts for Thomas

Posted Aug. 02, 2012 @ 6:19 p.m. ET
The Eagles traded LBs Moise Fokou and Greg Lloyd to the Colts for CB Kevin Thomas and a conditional seventh-round pick for 2013.

Colts waive-injured OG Ijalana

Posted Aug. 01, 2012 @ 6:21 p.m. ET
The Colts signed free-agent OT Ty Nsekhe and waived-injured OG Ben Ijalana.

Ijalana, Edds lost for season with torn ACLs

Posted July 31, 2012 @ 6:30 p.m. ET
Colts OL Ben Ijalana and LB A.J. Edds have been lost for the season with knee injuries.

Predicting worst teams not easy business

Posted July 30, 2012 @ 3:12 p.m. ET
PFW senior editor Eric Edholm says the Colts will edge out the Vikings for low men on the totem pole in the NFL this season.

Texans sign DE King

Posted July 30, 2012 @ 12:42 p.m. ET
The Texans signed former Saints DE Mitch King on Monday.

Baker, Sambrano undrafted Colts to watch

Posted July 27, 2012 @ 3:54 p.m. ET
The Colts could keep several undrafted rookies and OT Steven Baker and WR Jabin Sambrano are players to keep an eye on, we hear.

Chiefs sign OT Ugoh

Posted July 26, 2012 @ 12:26 p.m. ET
The Chiefs signed free-agent OL Tony Ugoh, the team announced Thursday.

Fleener signs deal with Colts

Posted July 26, 2012 @ 8:46 a.m. ET
The Colts announced Wednesday that they have signed second-round rookie TE Coby Fleener.

Edgerrin James to join Indy's Ring of Honor

Posted July 24, 2012 @ 7:55 p.m. ET
Colts' career rushing leader Edgerrin James will join the team's Ring of Honor on Sept. 23.

Eagles acquire DT Ogbu via trade

Posted July 22, 2012 @ 3:15 p.m. ET
The Eagles traded CB D.J. Johnson to the Colts in exchange for DT Ollie Ogbu.

Titans add S Francisco

Posted July 20, 2012 @ 2:48 p.m. ET
The Titans will sign S Aaron Francisco, according to PFW correspondent Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 14, 2013
Less than 24 hours after adding Pro Bowl safety LaRon Landry to the roster, the Indianapolis Colts struck two more deals, this time landing San Francisco defensive lineman Ricky Jean Francois and re-signing cornerback Darius Butler. Terms of the deals were not immediately available.||||||| Butler was New England's second-round pick in 2009 and joined the Colts in September as a free agent. He wound up playing in 11 games, making four starts, picking off a career-high four interceptions and returning two for touchdowns. He will likely be in a backup role behind Vontae Davis, the former first-round pick Indy got in a trade with Miami just before last season's opening game, and the recently signed Toler.
Posted Oct. 26, 2012
Butler returned Sunday against Miami.||||||| Butler was out the previous week at Tennessee with a bad shoulder.
Posted Sept. 25, 2012
The Indianapolis Colts have signed Butler and released offensive lineman Trai Essex.||||||| Butler was New England's second-round pick in 2009 and has made 14 NFL starts. In 42 career games, Butler, a 5-foot-10, 185-pound Connecticut alum, has recorded 89 career tackles, picked off three passes - all last season with Carolina - and forced one fumble. He was waived by the Patriots last September and was claimed by the Panthers the next day. Carolina waived him Aug. 31.
Posted Dec. 18, 2011
Butler is inactive for Sunday's game at Houston.||||||| Butler is dealing with a concussion.
Posted Dec. 18, 2011
Butler is inactive for Sunday's game at Houston.||||||| Butler is dealing with a concussion.

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