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Raiders Matt McGloin and Brice Butler Develop Unique Connection McGloin found Butler for a 30- yard touchdown to give the Raiders the lead late in the second half, on which Butler made a sensational diving grab ... Raiders' Butler could be in line for a bigger 2015 role “I thought Brice was good the other night,” Del Rio told ESPN's Bill Williamson. "I thought he had a...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jack Del Rio impressed by WR Brice Butler in preseason opener

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Brice Butler caught coach Jack Del Rio's eye during the team's preseason opener Friday against the Rams. Butler topped all receivers with six catches for 57 yards while scoring a 16-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter. “I thought Brice was good the other night,” Del Rio said, via ESPN. “How will that shape what we do? Guys that do well...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Brice Butler gives Raiders depth at wide receiver

The Oakland Raiders have depth at wide receiver behind new starters Amari Cooper and Michael Crabtree. With Rod Streater activated and the emergence of Brice Butler, the Raiders strength at receiver goes beyond the rookie and free-agent addition. Butler performed well in the Raiders’ 18-3 win over St. Louis on Friday night. He had a game-high six catches for 57 yards and a touchdown...
Via Sports-Glory
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders' Butler snags an Odell Beckham-esque one-hander

Odell Beckham isn't the only NFLer capable of awe-inspiring catches.Check out the crazy one-hander Brice Butler hauled in at Raiders camp on Monday. Butler put the double move on cornerback DJ Hayden, then topped it off with a one-armed grab. You can hear the crowd gasp.Butler can be a big contributor this year if he can put those hands to good use...
Via Fox Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brice Butler Reminding Folks Amari Cooper Is Not The Only Wide Receiver in Oakland

With a guy like Derek Carr behind center there is a lot of hope for the Oakland Raiders offense. Fans were happy when the team drafted former Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper, and look forward to seeing what the Carr-Cooper combo can do. Since the draft Cooper has been getting a whole lot of attention because of the expectations. In the process some of the teams other wide outs...
Via FatManWriting
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Brice Butler One-Handed Grab

The Oakland Raiders got terrible production from their wide receivers last season.  After seeing the Raiders draft Amari Cooper, sign Michael Crabtree, and after watching Brice Butler make this awesome catch, maybe you too will be convinced that the trends for Raiders’ receivers are changing. Raiders WR Brice Butler makes an insane one-handed catch during training camp http...
Via TopSportsReport
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders receiver chose No. 12 as a tribute to Ken Stabler

Brice Butler entered the NFL almost 40 years after Ken Stabler left.That doesn't mean the young Raiders wideout doesn't harbor a huge amount of respect for the late Silver and Black legend. So, when he found out Oakland doesn't retire any player numbers, he immediately gravitated toward's Stabler's No. 12. did his best...
Via Fox Sports
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Brice Butler surprised to find out why Raiders cut his playing time

Earlier this week I discussed how the Oakland Raiders decided to cut the number of snaps wide receiver Brice Butler received just one week after he had a break out game against the San Diego Chargers. It was confusing considering the fact that interim head coach Tony Sparano was giving Butler and Andre Holmes a chance to show they deserved more snaps. On both accounts the young wide...
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October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Sparano’s confusing use of Raiders wide receiver Brice Butler

In his first game as interim head coach of the Oakland Raiders, Tony Sparano mixed things up at wide receiver. Rather than sticking to the stubborn ways of Dennis Allen, Sparano gave his young and unproven guys a chance to step up and grab the bull by the horns. The result? Rookie quarterback Derek Carr had a career day and the Raiders offense put up twice as many points as they...
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October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Getting to know Oakland Raiders wide receiver Brice Butler

Wide receiver Brice Butler joined the Oakland Raiders when they drafted him in the seventh round of the 2013 NFL Draft. He was drafted out of San Diego State University where he’d transferred to for his senior year. Butler was able to start playing immediately rather than redshirting at SDSU as he’d already earned his Bachelor’s degree from University of Southern California...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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