Butler Was Undrafted – Now He’s a Hall of Famer From Steelers!
Here are some of his accomplishments:
Interceptions (#2 on All-Time list at retirement)
Forced Turnovers Percentage – Highest All-Time (60.2%)
4 Times All-Pro / 5 Time Pro-Bowl Selection
Led the NFL in Interceptions – 1957
NFL Team of the Decade – 1950′s
NFL 50th Anniversary All-Time Team
Pittsburgh Steelers 50th and 75th Anniversary Teams
Jack’s playing days were followed by a 46 year career with the BLESTO Scouting Combine
(44 years as it’s Director). During this time, his contributions to the NFL included:
Scouting and evaluating over 75,000 college athletes
Starting the Combine scouting process, still in use today
Source: Jack Butler.com
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ESPN (blog) Jack Butler completes Hall of Fame journey. ESPN (blog) Of the six players who will be enshrined in the Hall of Fame this weekend, no one will appreciate this honor more than Jack Butler. He is entering the Pro …
ESPN (blog)Jack Butler completes Hall of Fame journeyESPN (blog)“Jack was one player who could have played with the great Steelers teams of the 1970s,” longtime Pittsburgh executive Dan Rooney said at the time Butler was elected into the Hall. A coll …
TSNButler recalls when Steelers cut Unitas at St. BonaBuffalo News (blog)The driver was Jack Butler, who will be inducted Saturday night. Riding shotgun was Johnny Unitas. Butler, a St. Bonaventure alum, recalled the story for me. At the time, Butler …