Latest Malcolm Butler News

Titans eager to see if revamped D can build on preseason

Sep. 09, 2021 17:15 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee defensive coordinator Shane Bowen has a countdown going on for the Titans' defense, ticking off the days and hours until kickoff against the Arizona Cardinals in the season opener. It's the first chance at redemption for a unit eager to...

Titans finally unveil offense with Julio Jones vs. Cardinals

Sep. 09, 2021 14:54 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans finally get to show off what adding a seven-time Pro Bowl wide receiver can do for their already high-powered offense. Julio Jones, a trade acquisition in June, joins AP NFL Offensive Player of the Year Derrick Henry, Pro...

Titans thinking Super Bowl after overhauling D, adding Jones

Sep. 01, 2021 14:00 PM EDT

TENNESSEE TITANS (11-6) New faces: WR Julio Jones, LB Bud Dupree, CB Jackrabbit Jenkins, DL Denico Autry, CB Caleb Farley, CB Elijah Molden, WR Josh Reynolds, LB Rashad Weaver, OT Dillon Radunz, LS Morgan Cox, OT Kendall Lamm, K Sam Ficken. Key...

Kingsbury-Murray duo under pressure to get Cards to playoffs

Sep. 01, 2021 12:49 PM EDT

ARIZONA CARDINALS (8-8) New Faces: DE J.J. Watt, WR A.J. Green, C Rodney Hudson, OL Brian Winters, QB Colt McCoy, LB Zaven Collins (first-round pick), WR Rondale Moore (second-round pick), RB James Conner, K Matt Prater, S Shawn Williams. Key Losses:...

Cardinals place CB Malcolm Butler on reserve/retired list

Aug. 31, 2021 19:09 PM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals placed cornerback Malcolm Butler on the reserve/retired list on Tuesday, potentially signaling the end of his seven-year career. NFL Network reported Monday that Butler was mulling retirement because of a “personal...

Plenty of familiar faces playing in new places around NFL

Aug. 27, 2021 17:09 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Wait a second. He's playing where now? With the NFL season about to kick off, it's time for a quick refresher on some familiar faces in new places. Otherwise, you might be scratching your head while drafting your fantasy football team or doing double...

Years after Super Bowl glory, Cards' Butler back in desert

Aug. 11, 2021 15:19 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The biggest moment in Malcolm Butler's career happened right at State Farm Stadium, when the rookie cornerback stepped in front of a Seattle Seahawks receiver at the goal line, intercepted a Russell Wilson pass, and secured a stunning Super Bowl 49 victory for the New...

Cardinals hand over defense to second-year LB Isaiah Simmons

Aug. 05, 2021 16:11 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Isaiah Simmons was a can't-miss prospect when the Arizona Cardinals selected him with the No. 8 overall pick in last year's draft. Pundits said he was a perfect prototype for the do-everything defensive player that NFL teams craved. Then something...