Duke Football BIO
29 Lex Butler
2011: Reserve cornerback ... could push for game action in both the secondary and on special teams ... in the program's post-spring strength and conditioning evaluation, ranked tied for third among defensive backs in both the bench press (315 lbs.) and vertical jump (35.5 inches).
2010: Did not see game action.
2009: Did not see game action while recovering from ruptured Achilles tendon.
Prior to Duke: Three-year letterman at Westside under Ted Luckadoo ... listed as the 68th-top cornerback in the nation by ESPN.com ... missed entire senior season due to injury ... despite not playing in 2008, received All-Mid Atlantic Region honors from SuperPrep ... as a junior, recorded 80 tackles, 15 pass breakups and one interception as Westside went 10-3 with a state playoff appearance ... earned all-area honors in junior season ... helped Westside to 9-4 ledger, region championship and state playoff berth as a sophomore ... also lettered in track and field.
Personal: Son of Lee Butler and Angel Fox ... born August 9, 1991 ... brother, Lee, is a member of the Duke football program ... studying computer science and sociology as part of an inter-department major.