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Colts CB Butler named AFC Defensive Player of the Week

Indianapolis cornerback Darius Butler, whose interception helped the Colts hang on to beat the Broncos on Sunday, was named AFC Defensive Player of the Week for his efforts.With the Colts up 27-24 late in the fourth quarter, Butler picked off Denver quarterback Peyton Manning, enabling Indianapolis to run out the clock.  The seven-year veteran finished the game with two tackles...
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November 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts DB Butler's INT keeps Manning from passing record

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning will set the NFL record for passing yards soon enough, but thanks to Indianapolis Colts cornerback Darius Butler, the future Hall of Famer will have to wait another week.Manning, who entered Sunday's loss to the Colts 284 yards shy of Brett Favre's record, came up three yards short of the mark. Butler intercepted Manning on Denver's final...
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November 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Darius Butler trolls his own picture

The Indianapolis Colts own Twitter handle last night asked fans which Colt player dressed the best during the 2014 season. Well, cornerback Darius Butler thinks he knows the answer. Butler! Hands Down You may also be interested in: Darius Butler trolls his own picture Should the Indianapolis Colts consider a TE in the NFL draft? Should the Indianapolis Colts consider a TE during free agency?
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February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Darius Butler Responds To Fans Who Think He’s Malcolm Butler In Hilarious Fashion

Malcolm Butler became a household name after Super Bowl XLIX, but not every household got the memo. The New England Patriots cornerback reached hero status after he intercepted Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson at the Patriots’ 1-yard line on Sunday night to seal New England’s 28-24 win. The undrafted rookie was on the receiving end of countless congratulations for...
February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts CB Darius Butler mistaken for Malcolm Butler on Twitter

Indianapolis Colts cornerback Darius Butler was somehow mistaken for New England Patriots cornerback (and Super Bowl XLIX hero) Malcolm Butler on Twitter Sunday night, leading some fans to send him messages congratulating him on his big play.It would seem that the fans missed several clues that might have tipped them off to the fact that Darius was not the man they were looking for...
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February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Fans on Twitter Mistake Indianapolis Colts DB Darius Butler for Malcolm Butler on Twitter

Malcolm Butler won the Super Bowl for the New England Patriots Sunday when he made his infamous interception on the goal line with less than a minute to go in the game. At that moment he instantly went from being an undrafted rookie from West Alabama to a household name. The only problem is along the way some well-meaning fans wanted to congratulate him, but forgot to do one very...
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February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Darius Butler does not like Mike Carey

It is no secret that many NFL players to not like referees, and when one former ref became an analyst it made one Colts player very angry. Mike Carey, a former NFL official for 24 years, had joined CBS as an “official expert” this season. To say it has gone bad this season for him is an understatement. Now, not everyone is perfect and right all the time, but Carey has made some...
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October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts Countdown to Kickoff: No. 20 Darius Butler

Coming out of the University of Connecticut in the 2009 NFL Draft, expectations were high for cornerback Darius Butler. He was a four-year starter at UConn, a two-time team captain and was versatile, as he scored touchdowns in four different ways in college.He also had the bloodline – he is cousins with veteran NFL running back Willis McGahee and Cincinnati Bengals All-Pro defensive...
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August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts corner Darius Butler tweets picture warning the NFL

During his first two seasons with the Indianapolis Colts, cornerback Darius Butler has totaled eight interceptions, three touchdowns and 85 tackles. He is entering his sixth season in the NFL, and third with the Colts. He was drafted in the second round out of Connecticut by the New England Patriots, and have helped improve the Colts secondary. Colts owner Jim Irsay has talked about...
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July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Big-play Butler helping Colts

Darius Butler is showing the Indianapolis Colts what he is capable of on the field. The cornerback leads the team in interceptions and is tied for seventh in the league with four this season. In all, he has eight interceptions and has returned three for scores since joining the Colts as a free agent last year. Now in his fifth season in the league, Butler is starting to find his...
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December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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