Posts Tagged ‘Deon Butler’

Rice on IR; WR Deon Butler expected to be activated

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice will be placed on injured reserve, Tim Booth of the Associated Press reports. Rookie linebacker Michael Morgan will be added from the practice squad to replace Rice on the 53-man roster. Third-year wide receiver Deon Butler, who opened the season on the PUP list, is expected to be active for […]

Butler’s Rehab Affected By Lockout

Seahawks wide receiver Deon Butler’s second NFL season came to a sudden end when he suffered a broken leg while catching a 2-yard touchdown pass with less than two minutes to go in a 40-21 loss to the San Francisco 49ers on December 12. With the NFL locking players out, Butler tells David Fawcett of […]

Butler to replace Branch in the lineup at WR

The Seahawks are replacing one Deon in the lineup with another. Coach Pete Carroll stated today that Deon Butler will get the first chance to replace just traded wide out Deion Branch in the starting lineup. The Hawks hope Butler will get off to a fast start when the team travels to Chicago for a […]

With a Pair of Roster Moves, Seahawks Continue to Prepare for Training Camp

Mike Sando of reported last Friday that the Seahawks have parted ways with long snapper Bryan Pittman. Pittman is a local product, who played at Thomas Jefferson High School in Auburn, WA and for the Huskies at the University of Washington. This leaves newly signed Kevin Houser as the team’s only long snapping option […]

Hawks See Star Potential in Rookie WR Butler

When you think of a record holder in career receptions from a major Division One football program, you hardly think of a 5-foot-10 168 pound guy who came to the school as a walk-on at defensive back. While Deon Butler lacks size, he still made his presence felt on the field at Penn State. Mel […]

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