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Victor
Butler
#94 Defensive End
Victor
Butler
#94 Defensive End
Height 6'2
Weight 248 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1987-07-29 (30)
Born Los Angeles, CA
School Oregon State
INT / NAT INT
Defensive Tackles 31
Special Teams Tackles 0
Interceptions 0
Sacks 10

CFL: 1

Argos: 1

Acquired: Signed as a free agent on February 1, 2017.

 

Career:

2017: Signed as a free agent on February 1…Played in 12 games, starting 11, and recorded 31 defensive tackles, 10 sacks, and four forced fumbles…Started 2017 with eight sacks in his first three games including three apiece in Weeks 2 and 3 vs. BC and OTT respectively…Finished the regular season ranked first in forced fumbles and second in sacks…Made his CFL debut Week 1 (June 25) vs. HAM…Named an East Division All-Star. Playoffs: Started at Defensive End in Eastern Final vs. SSK on November 19 and recorded three defensive tackles…105th Grey Cup: Notched one defensive tackle in a Grey Cup victory over CGY on November 26 in Ottawa.

 

2015: Signed to a reserve/future contract with the NFL’s New York Giants on January 6, Released by the New York Giants on August 31.

 

2014: Released by the New Orleans Saints on August 25…signed as a free agent by the Arizona Cardinals…released by the Cardinals on September 30…signed as a free agent by the Indianapolis Colts on October 6…played in two games with the Colts, registering two tackles.

 

2013: Signed by the NFL’s New Orleans Saints on March 28…missed the entire season after suffering a torn ACL during training camp.

 

2012: Played in 16 games for the Cowboys in his fourth season…notched 25 tackles (21 solo, 4 assisted) thee passes defended and two forced fumbles.

 

2011: Played in 15 regular season games for the Cowboys in his third season…registered 23 tackles (19 solo, 5 assisted) one pass knockdown and a forced fumble.

 

2010: Played 15 games for the Cowboys in his second season, registered 24 tackles (19 solo, 5 assisted) and a forced fumble.

 

2009: Selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the fourth round (110th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft…signed with the Cowboys on July 23…appeared in 16 games as a rookie with the Cowboys…registered 17 tackles (13 solo, 4 assisted) and one forced fumble.

 

Notable:

All-Star Selections: Div. – 1 (’17)

 

College:

Played in 49 games over four season (2005-08) at Oregon State…registered 110 tackles (60 solo, 50 assisted), 26 sacks (second in school history), 39.6 tackles for a loss (fourth in school history), six forced fumbles, five fumble recoveries, five pass knockdowns, one interception returned 30 yards and a blocked kick with the Beavers…tied the school record for sacks in a season (12), while setting career highs in tackles (65, and notching four forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries en route to being named a first-team All-Pac 10 selection as a senior…tied the school’s single-game sack record with four in the 2008 Sun Bowl.

 

Personal:

Victor Butler was born on July 29, 1987, in Los Angeles, California. His parents are Elvester and Janis Strong. He attended Eisenhower High School where he was a three-year letterman as a receiver, safety, defensive end and kick returner. Butler was a two-time all-league selection and an all-county selection as a senior.

Seasons

Defence

YEAR TEAM GP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
2017
TOR 12 31 0 10 0 0 4
Total
12 31 0 10 0 0 4

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
06-25
1 HAM 1 0 2 0 0 1
06-30
2 BC 4 0 3 0 0 1
07-08
3 OTT 8 0 3 0 0 0
07-13
4 WPG 1 0 0 0 0 0
07-24
5 OTT 3 0 0 0 0 1
09-16
13 EDM 2 0 0 0 0 0
09-23
14 MTL 4 0 1 0 0 0
09-30
15 HAM 3 0 0 0 0 0
10-07
16 SSK 1 0 0 0 0 0
10-14
17 EDM 2 0 0 0 0 0
10-21
18 WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-04
20 BC 2 0 1 0 0 1
11-19
22 SSK 3 0 0 0 0 0
11-26
23 CGY 1 0 0 0 0 0
Total
35 0 10 0 0 4