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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

CB battle one to monitor for Colts

Posted May 11, 2012 @ 4:17 p.m. ET
One of the biggest question marks on the Colts' current roster is who will start opposite Jerraud Powers at cornerback.

Colts return to Anderson University for camp

Posted May 07, 2012 @ 5:01 p.m. ET
The Colts announced Monday that they will return to Anderson University for 2012 training camp, which begins on July 29.

Colts make scouting department changes

Posted May 04, 2012 @ 10:31 a.m. ET
The Colts have announced some additions to their scouting department.

Titans sign LB Diles

Posted May 01, 2012 @ 5:52 p.m. ET
The Titans signed veteran LB Zac Diles on Monday, the team announced.

Colts sign RB Karim

Posted April 30, 2012 @ 5:33 p.m. ET
The Colts have claimed RB Deji Karim off waivers after he was released earlier in the offseason by the Jaguars.

Eldridge faces uphill battle after Colts add two tight ends

Posted April 28, 2012 @ 2:53 p.m. ET
Following the addition of TEs Coby Fleener and Dwayne Allen, Brody Eldridge's job security is suddenly a lot more tenuous.

Fantasy spin: Colts WR T.Y. Hilton

Posted April 28, 2012 @ 5 a.m. ET
The Colts chose a third straight offensive weapon in the dimunitive but electrifying T.Y. Hilton. Is he a viable pick for fantasy owners?

Fantasy spin: Colts TE Dwayne Allen

Posted April 28, 2012 @ 12:15 a.m. ET
After taking Coby Fleener in the second round, the Colts took another tight end at the top of the third by going with Clemson's Dwayne Allen.

Fantasy spin: Colts TE Coby Fleener

Posted April 27, 2012 @ 7:55 p.m. ET
TE Coby Fleener, who was Andrew Luck's favorite target in college, now should be one of Luck's go-to guys with the Colts.

Fleener reunites with Luck, addresses major need for Colts

Posted April 27, 2012 @ 7:47 p.m. ET
The Colts in Round Two paired new franchise QB Andrew Luck with a familiar face while also addressing a glaring weakness.

Prediction: RG3 will be better than Luck in 2012

Posted April 26, 2012 @ 8:20 p.m. ET
It says here that Robert Griffin will be better than Andrew Luck as a rookie. Beyond that, it's anyone's guess.

Fantasy spin: Colts QB Andrew Luck

Posted April 26, 2012 @ 8:11 p.m. ET
PFW fantasy writer William Del Pilar analyzes the fantasy prospects for No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Luck.

Drafting Luck was easy part for Colts

Posted April 26, 2012 @ 8:01 p.m. ET
The acquisition of QB Andrew Luck by the Colts was a fait accompli. However, it remains to be seen how new GM Ryan Grigson approaches the trickier part of rebuilding the roster.

After Luck and RG3, it's anxious time for players

Posted April 26, 2012 @ noon ET
While Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III know where they'll be playing in 2012, anxiety is building for the rest of the prospects attending the draft in New York.

Ravens sign QB Painter

Posted April 19, 2012 @ 4:25 p.m. ET
The Ravens signed ex-Colts QB Curtis Painter on Thursday to be a backup for Joe Flacco.

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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