Linebacker Victor Butler joined the Saints in practice for the first time since tearing his ACL back in June. But according to Butler, he understands he has a long way to go before he can think of playing again, per ESPN’s Mike Triplett.
“It was fun. I was super limited, but just to get out there and get in the linebacker individuals and feel like you’re a part of a team again...
As mentioned yesterday, the New Orleans Saints are struggling to find answers on defense. In the past week the Saints have acquired Parys Hamilton from San Francisco and claimed defensive back Jumal Rolle off waivers from the Bills just to fill the holes left from injury.
New Orleans is holding out hope that outside linebacker Victor Butler will be able to step in and help...
New Orleans Saints linebacker Victor Butler injured his knee
during OTA practice last Tuesday when he collided with Mark Ingram. A second
opinion confirmed what the Saints were fearing, Butler requires surgery to
repair his torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), according to Larry Holder of
Butler will undergo surgery, which is expected to sideline
him for the 2013...
The New Orleans Saints have lost outside linebacker and prized free agent Victor Butler to a torn ACL this past week in OTAs. Butler’s loss is a devastating blow to a defense that was awful this past season. Rob Ryan handpicked Butler during free agency to come in and play for the Saints. Butler was expected to bring a pass rushing presence off the edge and already...
A person familiar with the situation says an MRI indicates that New Orleans outside linebacker Victor Butler has a torn anterior cruciate ligament, but that it is too early to speculate on whether he will miss the whole season.
The person, who spoke to The Associated Press on Wednesday on condition of anonymity because the Saints have not disclosed the injury, says Butler will seek...
Via AP on Fox
June 12, 2013
According to Larry Holder of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, Saints’ linebacker Victor Butler suffered a torn ACL on Tuesday.
Brutal news for the #Saints: LB Victor Butler tore his ACL during Tuesday's OTA session, a source says.
— Larry Holder (@LarryHolder) June 12, 2013
The Saints just signed Butler this offseason as a free agent. He started his career with the Cowboys...
After numerous stops to NFL cities in an effort to explore his options, linebacker Victor Butler has settled on New Orleans and the Saints as his new destination. Butler is now the third free agent to join the Saints after Keenan Lewis and Ben Watson, and the second defensive player. Butler figures to be a 3-4 outside linebacker for the Saints and he will battle Martez Wilson and...
NewsTags: Philadelphia EaglesVictor ButlerAccording to numerous reports, the Eagles will host Cowboys free agent linebacker Victor Butler today at the Nova Care Complex.
Butler is a 6’2″ 231 pound outside backer, who has had four years of experience in Dallas’ 3-4 defense, which gives him some value to the Birds. They’re...
Free agent linebacker Victor Butler met with the New Orleans Saints and ended up leaving without a contract. He’s now headed to Cleveland to meet with the Browns, according to the Cleveland Plain-Dealer.
The Browns will host former Cowboys free agent outside linebacker Victor Butler, beginning on Sunday, a source confirmed for the Plain Dealer today.
Butler (6-2, 231), was a...
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When it came time for the Cowboys to make their selection in the 4th round of the 2009 NFL Draft they choose defensive end Victor Butler out of Oregon State. Thoughts were to convert Victor Butler to outside linebacker in the Cowboys 3-4 defense. Three years after being drafted Butler has made a successful transition to outside linebacker and also contributes to the Cowboys special...