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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

Loss of Clark puts Colts in tight spot

Posted Oct. 22, 2010 @ 3:37 p.m. ET
The Colts are likely to use a TE-by-committee approach to replace All-Pro Dallas Clark.

Colts announce that TE Clark will have surgery, go on I.R.

Posted Oct. 22, 2010 @ 11:58 a.m. ET
The Colts announced Friday that TE Dallas Clark will have wrist surgery next week and will be placed on the injured reserve list.

Colts' offense decimated by injuries

Posted Oct. 21, 2010 @ 5:47 p.m. ET
The Colts continue to receive bad news on the injury front on the offensive side of the ball.

Manning will earn MVP stripes if he keeps Colts afloat

Posted Oct. 21, 2010 @ 4:11 p.m. ET
The news keeps getting worse for the Colts on the injury front, but if Peyton Manning can keep the team afloat he deserves to be the league's MVP.

Colts WR Collie underwent thumb surgery

Posted Oct. 21, 2010 @ 3:35 p.m. ET
The Colts announced that WR Austin Collie underwent thumb surgery and that there is no set time for his return to action.

Polian: Clark's wrist injury is 'uncommon'

Posted Oct. 21, 2010 @ 1:26 p.m. ET
Colts president Bill Polian said TE Dallas Clark will be out indefinitely with an "uncommon" wrist injury.

Reports: Colts TE Clark has wrist injury

Posted Oct. 20, 2010 @ 7:49 p.m. ET
According to multiple web reports on Wednesday evening, Colts TE Dallas Clark will be sidelined indefinitely with a wrist injury.

Colts suspend P McAfee one game after public intoxication arrest

Posted Oct. 20, 2010 @ 5:33 p.m. ET
Colts president Bill Polian released a statement on Wednesday announcing that P Pat McAfee has been suspended for one game after McAfee's arrest early Wednesday morning for public intoxication.

Angerer impressive in first start for Colts

Posted Oct. 20, 2010 @ 3:37 p.m. ET
Rookie LB Pat Angerer earned high marks from teammate Gary Brackett and the coaching staff in his first NFL start.

Colts P McAfee arrested for public intoxication

Posted Oct. 20, 2010 @ 9:37 a.m. ET
Colts P Pat McAfee was arrested early Wednesday morning for public intoxication after being found soaking wet and shirtless near in a canal located in a popular nightlife district in Indianapolis.

Fumbles lead to Moore's release from Colts

Posted Oct. 19, 2010 @ 11:54 a.m. ET
The Indianapolis Star reports the Colts have cut WR-RS Kenny Moore, who fumbled twice in the team's Week Six win over the Redskins.

Redskins' defense missed opportunities against Colts

Posted Oct. 18, 2010 @ 7:02 p.m. ET
The Redskins can point directly to (at least) two missed interceptions, along with a few other defensive missteps, as the reason they could not beat the Colts.

Colts need Addai, others to get healthy during bye

Posted Oct. 18, 2010 @ 5:12 p.m. ET
If the Colts can get RB Joseph Addai and a few others healthy during the bye week, they could be gearing up for one of their patented runs.

NBC wins ratings battle vs. playoff baseball

Posted Oct. 18, 2010 @ 12:40 p.m. ET
Sunday night's Colts-Redskins game drew a 13.2 overnight TV rating, as NBC's number continue to go up while airing against playoff baseball.

Manning throws for over 300 yards in Colts win over Redskins

Posted Oct. 17, 2010 @ 11:51 p.m. ET
Peyton Manning threw for 307 yards and two touchdowns Sunday night, leading the Indianapolis Colts to a 27-24 win over the Washington Redskins.

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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