Players

Deon Butler
WR #10
Height:
5-10
Weight:
182
College:
Penn State
Hometown:
Woodbridge, VA
Experience:
4
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 35 57 611 10.7 17.5 63 4 7 2 32 0
2012 SEA 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 SEA 5 6 51 8.5 10.2 15 0 0 0 3 0
2010 SEA 13 36 385 10.7 29.6 63T 4 6 2 20 0
2009 SEA 16 15 175 11.7 10.9 32 0 1 0 9 0
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 35 2 0.1 6 3 0.2 0 4 0 -- 0 0 0
2012 SEA 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 SEA 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 SEA 13 2 0.2 6 3 0.5 0 4 0 -- 0 0 0
2009 SEA 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 35 1 16 16 16 0 0 0 0 0
2012 SEA 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 SEA 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 SEA 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 SEA 16 1 16 16 16 0 0 0 0 0
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 35 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2012 SEA 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 SEA 5 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 SEA 13 1 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2009 SEA 16 4 4 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

HOW ACQUIRED:
Selected with the 27th pick in the third round (91 overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

NFL CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
• Began 2011 on PUP while recovering from surgery necessitated from a broken leg late during the 2010 season. Activated to 53-man roster November 8. Was inactive three games and saw action in the final five games of the season.
• Started eight of 13 games played in 2010 before season ended at San Francisco (12/12/10) with a broken leg late in the game. Was placed on injured reserve December 14.
• Finished second on the team in 2010 with a career high in receptions (36). Posted a career high in yards (385) and tied for team lead with career high four TD receptions.
• Saw action in all 16 games as a rookie mostly as a fourth receiver and on special teams. 
• Seventh player drafted out of Penn State, and second Nittany Lion receiver drafted in the third round by Seattle (David Daniels, 1993).

COLLEGE:
Helped lead Penn State to 2005 Big Ten Conference and Orange Bowl titles and a 40-11 record in four seasons. Closed out career as the school’s all-time leader with 179 receptions, finishing second with 2,771 yards receiving and third with 22 touchdown catches. His 48 grabs in 2006 tied the school season record for sophomores and ranks seventh on PSU's annual record chart. One of three players in Nittany Lions annals to gain over 200 yards receiving in a game, setting the record with 216 yards vs. North western in 2006.

PERSONAL:
Attended Hylton High School (suburban Washington, D.C.), playing football for head coach Lou Sorrentino. A three-sport standout, lettered four times in football and basketball, adding one more letter in track as a sprinter during his final campaign. Earned allstate, all-metro, all-district and all-area honors as a senior, serving as team captain. In 2003, Butler had 41 receptions for 1,029 yards and 16 touchdowns, leading the team to the Virginia Class AAA state championship. Also had 26 kickoff returns for 763 yards and two touchdowns. A two-way starter, he recorded 73 tackles and nine interceptions as a defensive back in 2003 and grabbed 16 career interceptions. Chosen to play in the 2004 VHSL All-Star game.

HOW ACQUIRED:
Selected with the 27th pick in the third round (91 overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

NFL CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
• Began 2011 on PUP while recovering from surgery necessitated from a broken leg late during the 2010 season. Activated to 53-man roster November 8. Was inactive three games and saw action in the final five games of the season.
• Started eight of 13 games played in 2010 before season ended at San Francisco (12/12/10) with a broken leg late in the game. Was placed on injured reserve December 14.
• Finished second on the team in 2010 with a career high in receptions (36). Posted a career high in yards (385) and tied for team lead with career high four TD receptions.
• Saw action in all 16 games as a rookie mostly as a fourth receiver and on special teams. 
• Seventh player drafted out of Penn State, and second Nittany Lion receiver drafted in the third round by Seattle (David Daniels, 1993).

COLLEGE:
Helped lead Penn State to 2005 Big Ten Conference and Orange Bowl titles and a 40-11 record in four seasons. Closed out career as the school’s all-time leader with 179 receptions, finishing second with 2,771 yards receiving and third with 22 touchdown catches. His 48 grabs in 2006 tied the school season record for sophomores and ranks seventh on PSU's annual record chart. One of three players in Nittany Lions annals to gain over 200 yards receiving in a game, setting the record with 216 yards vs. North western in 2006.

PERSONAL:
Attended Hylton High School (suburban Washington, D.C.), playing football for head coach Lou Sorrentino. A three-sport standout, lettered four times in football and basketball, adding one more letter in track as a sprinter during his final campaign. Earned allstate, all-metro, all-district and all-area honors as a senior, serving as team captain. In 2003, Butler had 41 receptions for 1,029 yards and 16 touchdowns, leading the team to the Virginia Class AAA state championship. Also had 26 kickoff returns for 763 yards and two touchdowns. A two-way starter, he recorded 73 tackles and nine interceptions as a defensive back in 2003 and grabbed 16 career interceptions. Chosen to play in the 2004 VHSL All-Star game.