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Adam Butler’s strength inside will make him a bargain pickup for the Patriots

The Vanderbilt defensive lineman has reportedly signed with the New England Patriots after going undrafted. Adam Butler started his career as an offensive lineman. It wasn’t until James Franklin flipped him back to the defensive side of the ball that he unlocked his true potential as a pocket-collapsing force in the trenches. Butler moved all around the defensive line in his four...
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April 29, 2017

WATCH: Vanderbilt Post Game Press Conference - Tennessee - 11.26.16

Vanderbilt's Zach Cunningham, Adam Butler, and LaDarius Wiley address the media following Vanderbilt's 45-34 win over Tennessee on November 26, 2016.
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November 27, 2016  |  Discuss

A Vanderbilt Offensive Lineman Got Moved to Defense After Arguing at a Rib-Eating Contest

When Adam Butler arrived at Vanderbilt in 2012, he was a redshirt freshman who was expected to join the Commodores' offensive line the following season. The plan was for Butler, who weighed 285 pounds, to get up to somewhere between 310 and 315 pounds at the end of his freshman year, ensuring a smooth transition into his duty of protecting the quarterback. Then something happened...
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November 16, 2016  |  Discuss

How a rib-eating contest altered the career of Vanderbilt’s Adam Butler

Vanderbilt defensive lineman Adam Butler has been on of the most productive members of the Commodores front seven. Currently, he’s second on the team with 5.5 tackles for loss and third with 2 sacks. But if Butler’s career had gone the way he anticipated when he arrived at Vanderbilt in 2012, he never would have recorded a tackle. Instead, he would have been trying to prevent them...
Via SEC Country
November 15, 2016

WATCH: Adam Butler postgame press conference - Kentucky (10/8/16)

Vanderbilt's late rally at Kentucky fell short on Saturday at Commonwealth Stadium in a 20-13 loss.
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October 09, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Vanderbilt Post Game Press Conference - Defense - UF 10-01-16

Commodores Zach Cunningham and Adam Butler meet with the media after Florida's 13-6 win over Vanderbilt on October 1, 2016.
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October 01, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: 9.20.16 - Vanderbilt Weekly Press Conference - Adam Butler and Oren Burks

Vanderbilt's Oren Burks and Adam Butler addressed the media prior to the Commodores' game with Western Kentucky on September 24.
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September 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Vandy D-lineman hugs UMass kicker after missing game-tying field goal

Finally, the Vanderbilt Commodores have a victory under new coach Derek Mason. It took until Week 3, but the 'Dores got it by beating UMass 34-31. It wasn't easy, though. Vandy had to escape a game-tying field goal attempt in the final seconds. When the kick was missed wide left, Vandy defensive lineman Adam Butler was so happy that he did something hilarious and odd. He gave the...
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September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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