An American football cornerback, Malcolm Terel Butler is well recognized as Malcolm Butler who presently plays side Tennessee Titans of the National Football League (NFL), wearing the jersey No. 21. He entered the NFL signing as an undrafted with the New England Patriots in the year 2014.
The young talent played college football at the University of West Alabama and high school football for Vicksburg (MS).
A native of Vicksburg, Mississippi, Malcolm Butler was born on 2nd of March 1990 and grew up alongside his four siblings. His birth sign is Pisces. Regarding his nationality, he is an American and is of Afro-American ethnicity.
Bulter enrolled at Vicksburg High School where he initially pursued his career in football. He averaged 5 tackles per game as a senior. He also participated in track & field at his high school and competed in sprints and jumps. He held personal-beasts of 12.07 seconds in the 100-meters dash, 6.92 meters in the long jump, and 1.83 meters in the high jump.
Malcolm Butler has an estimated net worth around $25 million. His significant source of earning is his professional football career.
Presently, Butler is signed to Tennessee Titans where he gets paid $6 million per annum as his salary. As he has signed 5 years contract, he is projected to earn $13,100,000 in 2019-20, $13,100,000 in 2020-21, $14,200,000 in 2021-22, $14,200,000, in 2021-2022, and $14,350,000 in 2022-23.
Apart from his football career, he too adds tremendous sum through endorsement deals with various brands including Adidas.
Following his graduation, Butler attended Hinds Community College where he scored 22 tackles and 1 interception but was kicked out the team after the 5th game of the season. In his sophomore year, he was transferred to Alcorn States University.
In 2012, he joined the University of West Alabama where he joined the West Alabama Tigers football team. He finished the 1st season at West Alabama with 49 tackles, 5 interceptions, 43 solos, and averaged a team-leading 29.8 yards per kickoff return.
The following season, he was named a Beyond Sports Network All-American. Also, he is the recipient of the 2014 Medal of Honors Bowl.
After going undrafted in the 2014 NFL Draft, Bulter signed to New England Patriots. He made his debut against Miami Dolphins, finishing with 2 tackles after beginning the season as the 5th string cornerback on the Patriots depth chart. In his first season, he appeared in 11 games with 1 stars, recording fifteen tackles and 3 passes defended.
Bulter played overall three seasons for the Patriots. More, he is responsible for one of the most famous plays in Super Bowl history. He was also on the Patriots team that won Super Bowl LI over the Atlanta Falcons. He was not included in the Super Bowl final against Philadelphia Eagles by coach Bill Belichick. Tom Brady recently made comments over the decision.
On 15th March 2018, Butler along with Dion Lewis signed with Tennesse Titans, agreeing on a 5-year deal for $61 million contracts, with $30 million guaranteed.
In February of 2017, it was announced that the production company Narrative Capital had acquired the rights to the story of Butler and his agent Derek Simpon for a film tentatively titled The Secondary by The Hollywood Reporters.
Malcolm Butler is blessed with an adorable son, Malcolm Jr who was born in 2015. Nevertheless, the mother of his son is not a popular name. It seems that he prefers to maintain his personal life private and really far from the media’s attention.
As per our record, Butler is possibly single and unmarried.