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Victor Butler

Victor Butler - #90 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 245 lbs.
Birthday 07/29/1987
Birthplace Rialto, CA
College Oregon State
Years played 5
Drafted 2009, 4th round, 10th pick by Cowboys

Tough times for ailing Saints MLB Vilma

Posted Nov. 12, 2011 @ 6:18 p.m. ET
A nagging left knee injury will keep MLB Jonathan Vilma out for a second straight game in Week 10.

The First Fifteen: Week 10

Posted Nov. 08, 2011 @ 1:14 p.m. ET
We take an early look at a huge AFC North tussle, another big one in the NFC South and all the rest of the best action in Week 10.

Maintaining balance the challenge for Saints' offense

Posted Nov. 07, 2011 @ 4:55 p.m. ET
it didn't take 300-plus passing yards from QB Drew Brees for the Saints to hold a comfortable lead for much of the game in their win over the Buccaneers.

Brees gets Saints back to their winning ways

Posted Nov. 06, 2011 @ 4:45 p.m. ET
Drew Brees passed for 258 yards and two touchdowns, and New Orleans running backs combined for 195 yards rushing in a 27-16 victory over the Buccaneers.

Saints FS Jenkins ready, willing to lead

Posted Nov. 04, 2011 @ 10:17 a.m. ET
Saints FS Malcolm Jenkins is getting more comfortable speaking up and taking on a leadership role as he enters the second half of his third season.

Saints place OT Brown on injured reserve

Posted Nov. 02, 2011 @ 3:59 p.m. ET
The Saints have placed OT Charles Brown on injured reserve and signed OT Ray Willis to replace Brown on the active roster.

Sloppy Saints moving backward

Posted Oct. 31, 2011 @ 11:55 p.m. ET
The Saints, who dropped 62 points on the Colts one week earlier, couldn't overcome poor field position and frequent 3rd-and-long situations against the Rams.

Rams stun Saints for first win

Posted Oct. 30, 2011 @ 4:28 p.m. ET
Steven Jackson scored two touchdowns and had his first 100-yard rushing game in three seasons as the Rams upset the Saints 31-21 for their first win on Sunday.

Saints activate RB Ivory

Posted Oct. 29, 2011 @ 3:10 p.m. ET
The Saints activated second-year RB Chris Ivory from the physically-unable-to-perform list and waived TE Tory Humphrey.

Saints DE Smith says scheme limiting sack production

Posted Oct. 28, 2011 @ 4:30 p.m. ET
Saints DE Will Smith told PFW he thinks his sack production is significantly affected by New Orleans' defensive system.

TE with first-round fantasy value? Graham could break barrier

Posted Oct. 27, 2011 @ 9:50 p.m. ET
Saints TE Jimmy Graham might reach unprecedented heights in fantasy drafts next year, writes Pat Fitzmaurice in this week's "Fantasy football: 21 things."

Brees, Briggs and Crosby named NFC Players of the Week

Posted Oct. 26, 2011 @ 2:46 p.m. ET
Saints QB Drew Brees, Bears LB Lance Briggs and Packers PK Mason Crosby were named NFC Players of the Week for Week Seven.

Saints set points record in 62-7 romp

Posted Oct. 24, 2011 @ 12:19 a.m. ET
Drew Brees completed 31 of 35 passes for 325 yards and five touchdowns, and the Saints set a franchise record for points and victory margin in a 62-7 demolition of the hapless Colts on Sunday night.

Saints officially part ways with Kreutz

Posted Oct. 22, 2011 @ 5:23 p.m. ET
A day after he announced he was leaving the team because he no longer had a passion for football, C Olin Kreutz has been released by the Saints.

Report: Saints C Kreutz leaves team

Posted Oct. 21, 2011 @ 12:13 p.m. ET
PFW Saints correspondent Mike Triplett of the New Orleans Times-Picayune is reporting that Saints C Olin Kreutz has left the team.

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