Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 8/5/12
Jack Butler and Dermontti Dawson have given the Pittsburgh Steelers franchise  some of their best years playing in black and yellow, both men had Pro-Bowl season and now they honor the franchise even more by being inducted into the 2012 Pro Football Hall of Fame. All you need to say about defensive back Jack Butler is he was named to the NFL’s All Decade Team in the 1950’s, if that’s not enough then how about  four Pro Bowl seasons. Butler, who was an un-drafted rookie free agent joined the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1951 out of St. Bonaventure. Over his nine year career Butler had become known as one of the most effective corner backs in the game. Butler, who wasn’t just known as a ball hog but also a great tackler, had grabbed five interceptions his rookie season not bad for someone who wasn’t drafted. In 1953 he intercepted the ball four times in a single game against the Washington Redskins, which helped him bring his total to nine that season. It wasn’t until 1957 thought that Bu...
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