2012: Transferred to Louisiana Tech, did not play.
2011 (Arkansas Tech): Played in 10 games, recording 19 total tackles (nine solo, 10 assisted) ... Credited with an assisted tackle for a loss of one yard and one pass break-up ... Coached by Raymond Monica.
High School: Graduated from Captain Shreve High School in 2011 ... Earned two letters in both football and track ... Led his football team to the playoffs in 2010 ... Led his track team to four consecutive district championships ... Earned first team All-District and first team All-City honors ... Coached by Richard Levy.
Personal: Cottreal Cleveland ... Goes by "C.J." ... Son of Samuel and Sherrie Butler ... Born on March 31, 1993 in Shreveport, La. ... Has two siblings: Samantha and Trevon.