Gary Butler (born November 13, 1984) is a professional American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Philadelphia Eagles as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He played college football for the California Vulcans.
Butler signed with the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League in May 2009 and appeared in the first eight 2009 BC Lions season regular games before being released on September 1, 2009.
Butler played in 2011 and 2013 for the AFL's Pittsburgh Power.
On April 8, 2014, Butler was assigned to the Cleveland Gladiators. On June 3, 2014, Butler was reassigned by the Gladiators. On June 5, 2014, Butler was again assigned to the Gladiators.