Butler no longer with Patriots? | The Boneyard

Butler no longer with Patriots?

Status
Not open for further replies.
Joined
Aug 26, 2011
Messages
3,903
Reaction Score
11,460
AdamSchefter Adam Schefter

CB Darius Butler released by Patriots after club was unable to trade him - should be a hot commodity on waivers.
 

Waquoit

Mr. Positive
Joined
Aug 24, 2011
Messages
27,135
Reaction Score
33,492
I hope to eat some crow here. Another poster said Butler getting released would be the best thing for him, I disagreed. Maybe a fresh start will work.
 
Joined
Aug 26, 2011
Messages
3,903
Reaction Score
11,460
He seemed to be in Belichick's dog house no? A fresh start could do him good.
 

RS9999X

There's no Dark Side .....it's all Dark.
Joined
Aug 26, 2011
Messages
5,636
Reaction Score
731
It was obvious he was gone for sometime. The Press had him on the trade list after Week 2.

QBs would run plays against him all day long when he checked in. It wasn't a good situation in the read and react 3-4 offense. I think there was hope the 4-3 would leave Darius less naked and force outlet passes early but it didn't seem to work as well as intended.
 
Joined
Sep 6, 2011
Messages
127
Reaction Score
230
The Raiders need CB help. It would be great to see him and Branch together again.
 
Joined
Aug 27, 2011
Messages
227
Reaction Score
10
Just drafted him and branch onto the Jets for my Madden 12 franchise :D Both had picks in the first game. Anyway pretty shocking news I also think a fresh start is a good thing for Branch.
 
Joined
Aug 27, 2011
Messages
1,316
Reaction Score
259
Please go to the Giants!!! they need corners badly.
 

uconnbill

A Half full kind of guy
Joined
Aug 26, 2011
Messages
8,068
Reaction Score
7,020
I love to see the Giant's take him but think others will claim him first.
 
Joined
Aug 26, 2011
Messages
3,903
Reaction Score
11,460
Yes, please go to the Giants so that Romo can torch him twice per year! I kid, I kid.
 
Joined
Aug 26, 2011
Messages
1,505
Reaction Score
2,147
the kid was not good with his time on the Patriots...being a Pats fan I can hardly blame them for letting him go. He will get another chance b/c of his athletism but if he does not improve the kid is gonna have a very short NFL career.
 
Joined
Aug 27, 2011
Messages
10,272
Reaction Score
3,841
They get rid of McClain and take Darius - interesting.
 

UCweCONN

Former Poster
Joined
Aug 26, 2011
Messages
3,876
Reaction Score
3,314
Much better weather in Carolina than in Foxboro. That's one bright side.
 
Joined
Aug 26, 2011
Messages
18,701
Reaction Score
23,507
Where does it say they got rid of McLain?
He and Lawrence Wilson both got cut on cut day to trim the roster to 53 players. Was more shocked about Lawrence to be honest.
 
Joined
Aug 21, 2011
Messages
3,478
Reaction Score
7,464
Butler gone? Can't be. Plenty of posters on here last week said he was safe and that my belief was unfounded..
 
Joined
Aug 27, 2011
Messages
168
Reaction Score
134
i read somewhere that mcclain cant be on a practice squad since he played 16 games as a rookie.. there will be an opportunity somewhere for him i hope
 
Status
Not open for further replies.

Online statistics

Members online
258
Guests online
806
Total visitors
1,064

Forum statistics

Threads
170,535
Messages
4,221,674
Members
9,128
Latest member
nilesa


Top Bottom