When Victor Butler arrived in New Orleans last spring, a fresh start beckoned. After four seasons in Dallas, learning the ropes of the 3-4 outside linebacker positions behind DeMarcus Ware and Anthony Spencer, Butler hoped to take the next step in his promising career upon signing a two-year contract with the Saints. He had reunited with Rob Ryan, his defensive coordinator in Dallas who had been tabbed by Sean Payton for the same role in New Orleans. The Saints, who were shifting to Ryan’s preferred 3-4 scheme, needed all kinds of help across the board on what was a historically bad defense in 2012. The […] Read the whole post here.