Butler caught both his targets for 50 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 6-0 win over the Eagles. It was a poor display from both offenses in a game that meant little to either team, but Butler's 20-yard TD catch early in the fourth quarter proved to be the difference. The 27-year-old once again failed to make much of an impact over the course of the season, with his 317 receiving yards on the year being a new career high, and while Butler's size and speed have never been question, it appears that he'll never be anything more than a depth option in an NFL offense.
Butler (foot) was a full participant at the Cowboys practice Wednesday. It was reported earlier Wednesday that Butler did not participate, but he did in fact return to practice after missing the last three games. The 27-year-old appears on track to make a return for Sunday's regular season finale against the Eagles.
Butler (foot) is listed as inactive Sunday versus the Seahawks, David Helman of the Cowboys' official site reports. Butler will extend his absence to three games as a result of a foot injury. The return of Ezekiel Elliott may have helped with the Cowboys' decision-making process, but Butler's sparse reps will continue to be gobbled up by regulars like Dez Bryant, Terrance Williams, Cole Beasley and Jason Witten.
Butler (foot) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Raiders, David Helman of the Cowboys' official site reports. Inactive last week due to the foot issue, Butler looks to be trending in that direction again failing to practice in any capacity this week. The wideout has caught just five passes for 60 yards over his last seven appearances, so his potential absence Sunday likely wouldn't have much of an impact on Dallas' passing game.
Butler (foot) is inactive for Sunday's Week 14 tilt against the Giants, David Helman of the team's official site reports. It's unclear whether Butler's inactive status is partly due to a coach's decision, as he was able to turn in limited practices Thursday and Friday. His lackluster numbers in recent weeks could certainly have played a part as well, and his absence Sunday should therefore not have any tangible effect on the Cowboys' offensive game plan.
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