|Player||Darius Butler - CB - Connecticut|
|Team||New England Patriots|
|Pick||Round 2, Selection 9 (41 Overall)|
|Combine Stats||Ht: 5103v Wt: 183v Forty: 4.53v|
|Chris Steuber Ranking|| |
#29 out of 357 overall
#3 at CB
Butler is a tremendously versatile player who's a quality defender and return specialist. He has good ball skills and is extremely instinctive in the secondary. He's physical and fluid in coverage and positions himself well to break up the throw. He has great vision and is elusive with the ball in his hands.
|Tom Marino's Ranking|| |
#32 out of 501 overall
#2 at CB
|Adam Caplan's Flash Analysis||This was a major need selection here and a nice value. Butler offers tremendous upside and could start down the line. He also offers the ability to compete for a special teams return job.|
|Profile||Darius Butler's Profile on Scout.com|
|Discuss||Talk about it the New England Patriots Forums!|
Round 2: New England Selects CB Darius Butler
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