Mario Butler (American football)
|No. 39 Buffalo Bills|
|Date of birth:||October 20, 1988|
|Place of birth:||Jacksonville, Florida|
|Height:||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight:||184 lb (83 kg)|
|High school:||Ponte Vedra (FL) Nease|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2015|
Butler attended Allen D. Nease High School and was coached by Craig Howard, who lead his team to the Class 4-A state title game. In his final year of high school. He obtained his degree in management from Georgia Institute of Technology.
High school rankings
Butler received a number of accolades in his final year of high school which include:
- No. 34 cornerback in the nation by Rivals.com
- No. 62 overall prospect in Florida by Scout.com
- No. 73 overall prospect in Florida by SuperPrep.com
- No. 76 overall prospect in Florida by Rivals.com
- Orlando Sentinel's Top 100 in Florida
On January 4, 2016, the BIlls signed him to a contract extension.
Butler is the son of Lisa Lockwood and Jeffrey Butler.
- Mendez, Carlos (26 July 2011). "Texas Tech's Lyle Leong Jr. could catch on as Cowboys' No. 3 receiver". Fort Worth Star Telegram. Retrieved 28 July 2011.
- Korfhage, Stuart (27 July 2011). "Nease grad Mario Butler signs deal with America's team". St. Augustine Record. Retrieved 28 July 2011.
- Cowboys begin the free agency period
- "Player Bio: Mario Butler- Georgia Tech Official Athletic Site". Georgia Tech Official Athletic SIte. Retrieved 29 January 2013.
- Jackson, Zac (January 4, 2016). "Bills extend four, sign seven to futures contracts". NBCSports.com. Retrieved January 9, 2016.
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