- Position: Placekicker
- School: Georgia
- High School: Stone Mountain, Ga (Redan HS)
- Years: 1981-1984
- Inducted: 2001
- Place of Birth: Savannah, GA
- Date of Birth: Jul 24, 1962
- Jersey Number: 5
- Height: 6-1
- Weight: 196
Member BiographyKevin Butler achieved the ultimate. He was named to
the Sports Illustrated all-century team, the Walter
Camp Foundation all-century team, and American
Broadcasting Company all-time team. He place-kicked
77 field goals and 122 extra points, a total of 353
points. In his four years 1981-84 Georgia had a
38-8-2 record, was in two Sugar Bowls, one Cotton Bowl,
one Citrus Bowl. His accuracy on attempts 50 yards or
longer, 52.4 percent, was an NCAA record.
His longest goal was 60 yards against Clemson in 1984.
This kick decided the game for Georgia 26-23.
He had other goals 59, 53, and 52 yards. He was 122
for 125 on extra points and 77 for 98 on field goals.
Butler had a pro career 1985-97 with the Chicago Bears
and Arizona Cardinals.