Malcolm Butler releases statement after Super Bowl LII benching - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Malcolm Butler releases statement after Super Bowl LII benching

Source: Boston Herald Source: Boston Herald
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Vicksburg native Malcolm Butler has been one of the storylines after Super Bowl LII. The Patriots cornerback was benched before kickoff.

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Multiple outlets reported Monday that Butler didn't play because of missing curfew and other issues. Malcolm responded Tuesday afternoon with a statement on social media.

Butler will be a free agent in the offseason. He spent four seasons with New England, becoming the hero of Super Bowl 49 with a interception in the final minute of the game.

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