Photos from Vanderbilt's football game against Kentucky on Nov. 16, 2013.
2013 Made two tackles against Wake Forest... Made three tackles and blocked a pass against Tennessee... Matched a career-best two tackles for the loss against Kentucky, and also broke up two passes and blocked a kick.. Logged time against Texas A&M... Credited with one quarterback hurry against Georgia... Made two tackles against Missouri after earning the nod at DT... Earned the start at DT against UAB and made two tackles, both for a loss... Matched a career-best six tackles at UMass, including one for a loss and forced a fumble... Posted a career-best six tackles at South Carolina, including one for loss... Earned his first career start vs. Ole Miss, starting at DT and making one tackle.
2012 Butler has not played during his true freshman season, but has remained on the team's depth chart throughout the year as a center-guard candidate... Brings physical maturity and mobility to the squad's offensive line corps.
High School Two-time captain for large suburban Dallas public school... Started at LT as junior and senior after playing DE as sophomore... As senior, also blocked eight field goal attempts... Two-time first team 5A All-District recipient... Named All-Area as senior, earning team MVP honors... Helped squad to district titles and 5A playoff appearances in 2010 and 2011...Played center in postseason Offense-Defense All-American Bowl held in Cowboys Stadium... Also earned letters as thrower in track & field... Honors student who received All-District Academic recognition.
Personal Adam Oneal Butler... Son of Clarence and Kim Butler... Dad is manager at Staples; mom is group nursing & facility administrator... Has one brother, Josiah, and one sister, Kim... Descendant of Texas children's rights campaigner Edna Gladney, subject of 1940s film "Blossoms in the Dust"... Enjoys fishing and singing.