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Brice Butler

19
WR
Height: 
6-3

Weight:

220

Age

27
San Diego State
5 Years Pro

2017 Season

  • rec12
  • yds262
  • avg21.8
  • tds2
stats

TRANSACTION SUMMARY:

03/08/17: Signed a one-year contract with Dallas.

09/15/15: Traded to Dallas from Oakland for undisclosed draft picks.

04/27/13: Drafted in the seventh round (209th overall) by Oakland.

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Biography

Brice Butler was acquired by Dallas in a trade with Oakland after a foot injury suffered by Dez Bryant in Week 1 of 2015 left the Cowboys thin at the wide receiver position. Butler brings an array of talents to the Cowboys, most notably his speed and athleticism, which was displayed by his 4.36 40-yard dash time, a 6.6 mark in the 3-cone drill, a 10’9 broad jump, and a 39-inch vertical - stats that would have landed him in the top-three of all drills at the Combine - at his Pro Day in 2013. As a reserve receiver with the Raiders, Butler played in 25 games and caught 30 passes for 383 yards with two touchdowns. Despite finishing with only 21 catches in 2014, Butler tied for fourth on the Raiders with two receptions of 20-plus yards, working as a down field target for the offense. He was limited by a hamstring injury in his first season in Dallas and played in seven games with two starts, then filled in for Bryant with three starts in 16 games played in 2016. Butler signed a one-year extension with Dallas for 2017 and looks to be a key part in multi-receiver sets.

 

2016:

  • Played in all 16 games for the first time in his career, starting a career-high three games, and finished with 16 catches for 219 yards and a career-high three touchdowns.
  • Started in place of Bryant (knee) at San Francisco (10/2) and caught a career-best five passes for 41 yards and a touchdown.
  • Had a 20-yard touchdown catch in the win at Green Bay (10/16).
  • Caught a season-long 41-yard pass on third down to setup a touchdown in the win over Baltimore (11/20).
  • Had a 21-yard touchdown catch against Detroit (12/26).

2015 (Oakland/Dallas):

  • After arriving in Dallas for Week 2, played in seven games with two starts and caught 12 passes for 258 yards.
  • Was inactive for Oakland’s season opener against Cincinnati (9/13) before being traded to Dallas on Sept. 15.
  • Made his Cowboys debut in the win at Philadelphia (9/20) but did not post any stats.
  • Caught his first pass as a Cowboy with a career-long 67-yard snag to set up a field goal at New Orleans (10/4).
  • Earned his first start as a Cowboy at the N.Y. Giants (10/25) with Bryant (foot) sidelined and caught two passes for 41 yards.
  • Saw extended time at Buffalo (12/27) with Bryant (foot) inactive and had a team-high tying four catches for a team-best 74 yards.
  • Started the season finale against Washington (1/3/16) and tied his season-high with four catches for 60 yards.

2014 (Oakland):

  • Played in 15 games and emerged as a threat with 21 receptions for 280 yards (13.3 avg.) and two touchdowns.
  • Had a season-high three receptions and a then personal best with 64 receiving yards (21.3), including a 47-yard catch-and-run touchdown against San Diego (10/12).
  • Set a then career-long with a 55-yard reception, his lone catch of the day, against Arizona (10/19).

2013 (Oakland):

  • Played in 10 games, starting two, as a rookie and posted nine catches for 103 yards.
  • Had the biggest game of his rookie campaign, as he started and hauled in three passes for 54 yards, including a 29-yard reception on the final drive of the first half against Denver (9/23).
  • Recorded one catch, a 20-yarder to convert a third-and-14, against San Diego (10/6).

COLLEGE:

  • Played one year at San Diego State in 2012 after transferring from USC, and as a senior, appeared in 13 games, ranking second on the team with 24 catches for 347 yards and four touchdown receptions.
  • Appeared in 11 games as a junior with the Trojans in 2011, catching 12 passes for 150 yards.
  • Was a backup wide receiver as a sophomore in 2010, appearing in 12 of the team’s 13 games, catching nine passes for 112 yards (12.4) with a touchdown.
  • Earned ESPN.com Pac-10 all-freshman first-team honors in 2009, playing in all 13 games with a start against Stanford and catching 20 balls for 292 yards (14.6) with two touchdowns.

PERSONAL:

  • Earned numerous honors, including SuperPrep All-American, PrepStar All-American, ESPN 150, SuperPrep Elite 50, PrepStar Dream Team, SuperPrep All-Dixie, PrepStar All-Southeast and Atlanta Journal Constitution Super Southern 100 at Norcross, Ga., High School, totaling 1,866 receiving yards and 24 touchdowns his junior and senior seasons.
  • His father, Bobby, was an All-American cornerback at Florida State in 1980, who then went on to play for 12 years (1981-92) in the NFL with the Atlanta Falcons.
  • Earned his degree in public policy and development with a real estate focus from USC.
  • Is married to Briana.

COMMUNITY:

  • 2016 Thanksgiving Day NFL Play 60 Camp/PSA.
  • 2016 Dallas Cowboys Draft Day/Fan Appreciation Party.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesreceivingrushingfumbles
seasonteamggsrecydsavglongtdattydsavglngtdfumlost
2017DAL1001226221.8532-------
2016DAL1631621913.7413-------
2015OAK00------------
2015DAL721225821.5670-------
2014OAK1502128013.3552-------
2013OAK102910311.4290-------
TOTAL701,1221667700-0000

Recent Games

receivingrushingfumbles
wkopresultrecydsavglongtdattydsavglngtdfumlost
11PHIL 9-372199.5120-------
10@ATLL 7-2713030300-------
9KCW 28-1716660-------
8@WASW 33-1900--0-------
7@SFW 40-10------------
5GBL 31-3525728.5490-------
4LAL 30-352126101-------
3@ARIW 28-1729045531-------
2@DENL 17-4211818180-------
1NYGW 19-313030300-------

receiving

yearteamgrecydsavgyds/glngtd20+40+1stfum
2017DAL101226221.826.25325280
2016DAL161621913.713.741341110
2015OAK0----------
2015DAL71225821.536.967061100
2014OAK152128013.318.755222140
2013OAK10910311.410.32902040
TOTAL 58701,1221619.3677196470

fumbles

yearteamgfumlostffown fropp frown ydsopp ydstdoobsftytb
2017DAL10-------0---
2016DAL16-------0---
2015OAK0-----------
2015DAL7-----------
2014OAK15-------0---
2013OAK10---1-0-----
TOTAL 5800-10000000

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2017DAL100---0------
2016DAL160---0------
2015OAK00----------
2015DAL70----------
2014OAK15110000-----
2013OAK100----------
TOTAL 58110000000-0

preseason

gamesreceivingrushingfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggsrecydsavglongtdattydsavglngtdfumlost
008/03/2017ARIW 18-2011278-460-------
108/12/2017@LAL 10-1300------------
208/19/2017INDW 19-2410231-210-------
308/26/2017OAKW 20-2410228-180-------
TOTAL 316137-460-------

regular season

gamesreceivingrushingfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggsrecydsavglongtdattydsavglngtdfumlost
109/10/2017NYGW 3-1910130-300-------
209/17/2017@DENL 17-4210118-180-------
309/25/2017@ARIW 28-1710290-531-------
410/01/2017LAL 35-3010212-101-------
510/08/2017GBL 35-3110257-490-------
710/22/2017@SFW 40-1010------------
810/29/2017@WASW 33-191000--0-------
911/05/2017KCW 17-281016-60-------
1011/12/2017@ATLL 7-2710130-300-------
1111/19/2017PHIL 37-910219-120-------
TOTAL 10012262-532-------

receiving splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Arizona Cardinals129045532-121
Atlanta Falcons113030301-010
Denver Broncos111818181-000
Green Bay Packers125728.5491-011
Kansas City Chiefs116660-000
Los Angeles Rams12126101-100
New York Giants113030301-010
Philadelphia Eagles12199.5121-000
San Francisco 49ers1---------
Washington Redskins100--0-000

receiving splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Outside Own Division7921323.7536-242
vs AFC Teams222412181-000
vs NFC Teams81023823.8537-252
vs Own Division334916.3302-010

receiving splits - split by MONTH

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
November345513.8302-010
October446917.3492-111
September3413834.5534-131

receiving splits - split by STADIUM

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
AT&T Stadium5812415.5494-121
FedExField100--0-000
Levi's® Stadium1---------
Mercedes-Benz Stadium113030301-010
Sports Authority Field at Mile High111818181-000
University of Phoenix Stadium129045532-121

receiving splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Losses5813617495-121
Wins5412631.5533-131

receiving splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Mondays129045532-121
Sundays91017217.2496-131

Receiving splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Grass4310836533-121
Turf6915417.1495-131

Receiving splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Home Games5812415.5494-121
Road Games5413834.5534-131

Receiving splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Ahead49924.8533-121
Ahead by 1-8 Points49924.8533-121
Behind44511.3182-000
Behind by 1-8 Points188100-000
Tied411829.5493-131

Receiving splits - HALF

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
1st Half512124.2494-131
2nd Half714120.1534-121
Last Two Minutes of Half2189101-100

Receiving splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line2168101-100
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line610617.7374-120
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line414035533-032

Receiving splits - QUARTERS

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
1st Quarter38127492-021
2nd Quarter24020302-110
4th Quarter714120.1534-121
4th Quarter within 7410426532-121

Receiving splits - MARGIN

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Margin 0-7246917.3492-111
Margin 15+559719.4304-020
Margin 8-14339632532-121