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Chargers | Ten players released

Sun, 25 Aug 2013 19:30:04 -0700

The San Diego Chargers released RB Edwin Baker, C Colin Baxter, CB Greg X. Brown, S Tony Burnett, WR Deon Butler, OG Brandyn Dombrowski, QB Nathan Enderle, P Richard Kent, DL Jamarkus McFarland and TE Dallas Walker Sunday, Aug. 25.

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Chargers | Three players signed

Mon, 08 Apr 2013 15:27:01 -0700

The San Diego Chargers have signed free-agent WR Deon Butler (Seahawks) and CB Cornelius Brown (Bears) to one-year deals and WR Dan DePalma (Giants) to a two-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Seahawks | Week 19 Inactives

Sun, 13 Jan 2013 08:42:17 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have declared LB Allen Bradford, CB Byron Maxwell, WR Deon Butler, FS Deshawn Shead, DL Jaye Howard, OT Mike Person, OG Rishaw Johnson inactive for Week 19.

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Seahawks | Week 18 Inactives

Sun, 06 Jan 2013 12:18:38 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have declared LB Allen Bradford, WR Deon Butler, FS Deshawn Shead, DL Jaye Howard, OT Mike Person, OG Rishaw Johnson, SS Winston Guy inactive for Week 18.

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Seahawks | One signed, one cut

Fri, 28 Dec 2012 11:33:45 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks signed WR Deon Butler to the active roster and released CB Ron Parker.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler waived

Mon, 24 Dec 2012 15:31:26 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have waived WR Deon Butler. In a corresponding move, the team activated SS Winston Guy from the Reserve/Suspended list.

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Seahawks | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 16 Dec 2012 11:53:23 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have declared WR Deon Butler, FS Deshawn Shead, DL Jaye Howard, CB Marcus Trufant, OT Mike Person, OG Rishaw Johnson, CB Walter Thurmond inactive for Week 15.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler re-signed

Sat, 15 Dec 2012 16:28:46 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have re-signed free-agent WR Deon Butler. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. In a corresponding move, the team placed WR Charly Martin (calf) on Injured Reserve.

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Lions | Work out several WRs

Wed, 24 Oct 2012 09:14:48 -0700

The Detroit Lions worked out several wide receivers Tuesday, Oct. 23, and could sign one this week. Free-agent WRs Legedu Naanee (Dolphins), Brian Robiskie (Jaguars) and Deon Butler (Seahawks) were among the receivers that took part in the workout.

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Saints | Work out five wide receivers

Tue, 02 Oct 2012 11:56:45 -0700

The New Orleans Saints worked out free-agent WRs Brian Robiskie (Jaguars), Deon Butler (Seahawks), Preston Parker (Buccaneers), Rashied Davis (Bears), and Jason Hill (Broncos) Tuesday, Oct. 2.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler visited by Turk

Fri, 31 Aug 2012 20:39:18 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks waived WR Deon Butler Friday, Aug. 31.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler, Ben Obomanu fighting to make team

Wed, 29 Aug 2012 11:28:09 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler is used to being the underdog, but he has a strong chance to make the team. WR Ben Obomanu also is a strong candidate to be among the final group to make the roster.

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Seahawks | Ben Obomanu, Golden Tate top depth chart

Tue, 14 Aug 2012 19:21:25 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WRs Ben Obomanu and Golden Tate sit atop the team's initial preseason depth chart. WRs Deon Butler and Kris Durham are listed as the second-team receivers, with WRs Braylon Edwards and Charly Martin as the third-teamers. WR Terrell Owens is not listed among the Top Six, and neither are WRs Doug Baldwin (hamstring), Ricardo Lockette (leg) and Sidney Rice (shoulder), who have been dealing with injuries.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler on the bubble?

Wed, 11 Jul 2012 06:05:10 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler is on the roster bubble heading into training camp. Butler and WR Mike X. Williams will be in the thick of what might be the hottest roster competition in camp.

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Seahawks | Trio of receivers no lock to make roster

Mon, 09 Jul 2012 21:18:06 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WRs Deon Butler and Mike X. Williams might be in the thick of what could be the hottest roster competition in training camp. The team currently has 13 wide receivers on the roster. The team kept six receivers on their 53-man roster last season, as well as 2007 and 2008. They kept five receivers in 2006, 2009 and 2010.

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Seahawks | Handful of receivers jockeying for spot

Mon, 09 Jul 2012 21:17:20 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks have 13 wide receivers currently on their roster. WRs Phil Bates, Kris Durham, Jermaine Kearse, Cameron Kenney, Ricardo Lockette, Charly Martin and Lavasier Tuinei are trying to unseat veterans Deon Butler, Ben Obomanu or Mike X. Williams for a spot on the 53-man roster.

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Seahawks | Several expected to compete for starting WR job

Sat, 14 Jan 2012 09:09:48 -0800

Seattle Seahawks WRs Golden Tate, Ricardo Lockette, Ben Obomanu and Deon Butler are expected to compete for the starting wide receiver position opposite WR Sidney Rice during training camp next season. The team sees WR Doug Baldwin as a long-term solution as the slot receiver.

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Seahawks | Golden Tate leads regular WRs

Sun, 01 Jan 2012 19:37:45 -0800

Seattle Seahawks WR Golden Tate had five catches for 46 yards in Week 17 against the Arizona Cardinals. WR Ben Obomanu managed three grabs for 37 yards, and WR Deon Butler chimed in with an 11-yard reception.

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Seahawks | Doug Baldwin has only highlight among WRs

Sat, 24 Dec 2011 22:44:29 -0800

Seattle Seahawks WR Doug Baldwin had two catches for 17 yards and a touchdown in the Week 16 game against the San Francisco 49ers. WR Ben Obomanu finished with 20 yards on two grabs, while WR Golden Tate had three catches for 16 yards. WR Deon Butler also chipped in with two snares for 13 yards. WR Ricardo Lockette actually led all wideouts with 44 yards on his only catch of the game.

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Seahawks | Golden Tate, reserve WRs do little

Mon, 12 Dec 2011 21:39:08 -0800

Seattle Seahawks WR Golden Tate had three catches for 39 yards in the Week 13 game Monday, Dec. 12, against the St. Louis Rams, failing to find the end zone for the first time in three games. WR Ben Obomanu managed just one grab for 13 yards, while WR Mike X. Williams posted two catches for 13 yards. WR Deon Butler also added one catch for eight yards.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler will be active in Week 13

Wed, 30 Nov 2011 22:10:33 -0800

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler (leg) will be active for the first time this season in Week 13 against the Philadelphia Eagles Thursday, Dec. 1. Butler hasn't played since suffering a broken leg in Week 14 last year against the San Francisco 49ers.

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Seahawks | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 27 Nov 2011 11:49:45 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have declared DL Alan Branch, OG Allen Barbre, CB Byron Maxwell, WR Deon Butler, OT Jarriel King, QB Josh Portis, SS Ron Parker inactive for Week 12.

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Seahawks | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 20 Nov 2011 12:13:25 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have declared DL Anthony Hargrove, SS Atari Bigby, WR Deon Butler, OT James Carpenter, OT Jarriel King, QB Josh Portis, SS Ron Parker inactive for Week 11.

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Seahawks | Week 10 Inactives

Sun, 13 Nov 2011 11:44:30 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have declared TE Cameron Morrah, LB David Vobora, WR Deon Butler, OT Jarriel King, SS Jeron Johnson, QB Josh Portis, SS Ron Parker inactive for Week 10.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler activated

Tue, 08 Nov 2011 15:53:19 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks activated WR Deon Butler (leg) from the Physically Unable to Perform list Tuesday, Nov. 8, and placed WR Kris Durham (shoulder) on the Injured Reserve with a labrum injury. Also, DL Lazarius Levingston was promoted from the practice squad and DL Al Woods was released.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler to be activated

Tue, 08 Nov 2011 10:39:55 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks will activate WR Deon Butler (leg) from the Physically Unable to Perform list Tuesday, Nov. 8. Butler has been practicing the last three weeks.

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Seahawks | No decision yet on Deon Butler

Mon, 07 Nov 2011 16:26:01 -0800

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said Monday, Nov. 7, that no decision has been made on WR Deon Butler (leg). He is on the Physically Unable to Perform list, and the deadline to activate him is Tuesday, Nov. 8, or he'll be lost for the remainder of the season.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler unlikely to be activated

Sat, 05 Nov 2011 09:49:40 -0700

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll indicated WR Deon Butler (leg) likely will not be activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list before the Week 9 game.

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Seahawks | Mike Williams expected to play

Fri, 04 Nov 2011 14:13:13 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Mike X. Williams (hamstring) is expected to play in the team's Week 9 game against the Dallas Cowboys. WR Deon Butler (leg) will not be active for the game this week, but he could come off the Physically Unable to Perform list.

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Seahawks | One player could be coming off PUP list

Wed, 26 Oct 2011 08:43:22 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler (leg) or CB Roy Lewis (knee) could come off the Physically Unable to Perform list because the team has an open spot on their active roster.

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Seahawks | Several could come off PUP list

Sat, 22 Oct 2011 08:42:52 -0700

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said there is a chance WR Deon Butler (leg), TE Cameron Morrah (toe) and CB Roy Lewis (knee) could be activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list before the team's Week 7 game.

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Seahawks | Three could return soon

Mon, 17 Oct 2011 13:18:09 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler (leg), TE Cameron Morrah (toe) and CB Roy Lewis (knee), who all started the year on the Physically Unable to Perform list, have been cleared to resume practicing this week. It is unclear if they will be ready for Week 7.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler on PUP

Sat, 03 Sep 2011 18:37:36 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler (leg) is on the Reserve Physically-Unable-to-Perform list and will miss the first six weeks of the season.

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Seahawks | Four remain on PUP list

Tue, 09 Aug 2011 20:28:07 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler (leg), DL Colin Cole (ankle), CB Roy Lewis (knee) and TE Cameron Morrah (toe) have not practiced this week, and they are on the physically-unable-to-perform (PUP) list.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler injury update

Tue, 26 Jul 2011 13:35:23 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler (leg) has been able to run and cut as he makes his recovery from a significant leg injury last season. Butler's status entering training camp is a question. He said he is able to run shorter routes at game speed, but said he hasn't been able to do the same for longer routes so far. He feels it may be another month before he is at game speed.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler able to run routes

Thu, 30 Jun 2011 10:56:35 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler (leg) appears to be healed from the broken leg he suffered in December and has been able to run some routes recently. Butler indicated that he is probably not at the speed he was before the injury.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler says he is progressing

Fri, 03 Jun 2011 23:50:07 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler (leg) said Friday, June 3, that he is progressing well from surgery to repair his broken tibia and fibula. He was able to jog, but did not participate in any team drills with teammates.

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Seahawks | Players arrive

Fri, 29 Apr 2011 12:37:30 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler, TE John Carlson and CB Roy Lewis were among several of the players that arrived at the team's complex Friday, April 29, to work out.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler placed on IR

Tue, 14 Dec 2010 12:58:28 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have placed WR Deon Butler (leg) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2010 season, according to The Tacoma New Tribune's Eric Williams.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler to be placed on IR

Mon, 13 Dec 2010 18:18:25 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks will place WR Deon Butler (leg) on Injured Reserve, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times. Butler had a rod inserted into his leg to stabilize his injury. Butler suffered a broken bone in his lower right leg in Week 14 against the San Francisco 49ers, and he had surgery on Sunday, Dec. 12.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler injury update

Sun, 12 Dec 2010 23:44:52 -0800

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler (leg) remained in the Bay Area after suffering a broken leg during Week 14, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times. Butler is expected to undergo surgery. WR Ruvell Martin, who was the first to Butler following the injury on the field, said he could see something sticking out of Butler's leg.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler breaks leg Week 14

Sun, 12 Dec 2010 16:48:53 -0800

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler (leg) suffered a broken leg in the team's Week 14 game, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times.

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Seahawks | Ben Obomanu to start in Week 11

Wed, 17 Nov 2010 19:11:29 -0800

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said WR Ben Obomanu has earned a starting spot in Week 11 against the New Orleans Saints at the expense of WR Deon Butler, according to ESPN.com's Mike Sando.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler, Ben Obomanu to share time

Thu, 14 Oct 2010 10:25:27 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WRs Deon Butler and Ben Obomanu will split time at flanker but Obomanu could also see time at split end, reports Joe Barrentine, of The Tacoma New Tribune.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler to start

Wed, 13 Oct 2010 13:07:34 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler will start in the team's Week 6 game, reports the Seattle Post-Intelligencer's Greg Johns.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler, Golden Tate could see more looks

Tue, 12 Oct 2010 11:48:38 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WRs Deon Butler and Golden Tate figure to see a boost in playing time after the team traded WR Deion Branch to the New England Patriots, according to the Seattle Post-Intelligencer's Greg Johns. WR Brandon Stokley also figures to be heavily involved in the passing game.

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Seahawks | Rotating wide receivers during practice

Tue, 12 Oct 2010 09:39:01 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WRs Deon Butler and Ben Obomanu worked at flanker during practice Monday, Oct. 11, reports Clare Farnsworth, of Seahawks.com. WR Brandon Stokley also saw a lot of work in the slot when the team was using three-receiver sets. The Seahawks were using a variety of combinations at wide receiver, as rookie WRs Mike X. Williams and Golden Tate also saw some action working at split end. Williams has been the primary split end so far this season.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler and Golden Tate to split time

Tue, 12 Oct 2010 09:38:30 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WRs Deon Butler and Golden Tate will split reps with the first-string offense now that WR Deion Branch has been traded to the New England Patriots, reports Eric D. Williams, of Tacoma News Tribune.

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Seahawks | Deon Butler impressing head coach

Wed, 22 Sep 2010 16:18:42 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Deon Butler has been a real playmaker for the team so far this season, according to head coach Pete Carroll, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times. When Carroll first joined the team and watched film on the players from last year, he thought Butler was a long ways away from being a factor for them. However, a strong offseason later and Carroll said Butler was the one player that improved the most from last year. Carroll said the team is going to continue to utilize him and they love his speed. "He can really take the top off a defense," Carroll said.

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Seahawks | Golden Tate and Deon Butler to vie for No. 3 role

Fri, 03 Sep 2010 23:22:42 -0700

Assuming the Seattle Seahawks part ways with WR T.J. Houshmandzadeh, Seahawks WRs Golden Tate and Deon Butler would vie for the team's third-receiver role, reports Greg Johns, of The Seattle Post-Intelligencer. Tate has too much promise to be kept on the bench for long, and Butler had a solid performance in the team's preseason finale.

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