Jack Butler's Career Highlights

All-NFL: 1957 (AP, UPI, NEA, NY) • 1958 (AP, UPI, NEA, NY) • 1959 (AP, UPI, NEA, NY)

 

 

All-NFL Second Team: 1956 (AP, NEA)

 

 

All-Eastern Conference: 1956 (SN) • 1957 (SN) • 1958 (SN) • 1959 (SN)

(4) – 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959

(at time of his retirement following 1959 season)

• [Tied for 1st] Most Interceptions Returned for Touchdown, Season – 2 (1954)
• [Tied for 1st] Most Interceptions, Game – 4 (at Washington, Dec. 13, 1953)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Interceptions, Career – 52

Steelers records held by Butler
(Records through the 1959 season, Butler's final season with Pittsburgh)

• [1st] Most Interceptions, Career – 52
• [1st] Most Interception Return Yardage, Career – 827
• [1st] Most Interceptions Returned for Touchdown, Career – 4
• [1st] Most Interceptions, Game – 4 (at Washington, Dec. 13, 1953)
• [Tied for 1st] Most Interceptions Returned for Touchdown, Season – 2 (1954)
• [Tied for 1st] Most Interceptions, Season – 10 (1957)
• [2nd] Most Interceptions, Season – 9 (1953, 1958)

NFL Statistical Championships
Interception Titles: 1957

Team Statistical Championships
Interception Titles: 1952, 1953, 1956, 1957, 1958

• 1950s All-Decade Team

Year Team W L T Division Finish
1951 Pittsburgh Steelers 4 7 1 (4th)
1952 Pittsburgh Steelers 5 7 0 (4th)
1953 Pittsburgh Steelers 6 6 0 (4th)
1954 Pittsburgh Steelers 5 7 0 (4th)
1955 Pittsburgh Steelers 4 8 0 (6th)
1956 Pittsburgh Steelers 5 7 0 (5th)
1957 Pittsburgh Steelers 6 6 0 (3rd)
1958 Pittsburgh Steelers 7 4 1 (3rd)
1959 Pittsburgh Steelers 6 5 1 (4th)

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