Overview: Versatile offensive lineman who can play both tackle and guard positions ... athletic, intense performer who has started 34 career games.
2017: Started all 13 games ... made starts at both tackle and guard ... started 12 games at offensive tackle and made a start at guard versus Virginia ... helped the team average 245.1 yards per game on the ground.
2016: Talented junior offensive tackle... has started 21 games over his first two seasons... a starter in 12 games last season ... guided an offense that was one of the best in the country in 2016 ... team averaged over 40 points per game and over 500 yards of total offense.
2015: Made collegiate debut in a 20-17 loss to Clemson... appeared in 11 games, earning nine starts ... earned his first start in a 45-3 victory at home against Samford ... made eight consecutive starts.
High School: Played on offense and defense at Decatur Central High... played for head coach Justin Dixon... Starred at offensive tackle and played both defensive end and nose tackle... Considered a consensus three-star prospect... Ranked as the No. 40 offensive tackle in the country by Scout.com... Ranked the No. 28 offensive tackle nationally by 247Sports.com... Recognized by the Indiana Football Coaches Association as an all-state performer as a senior... Recorded over 30 quarterback pressures and totaled six sacks on defense... Tabbed the team’s top defensive linemen... Also played basketball at Decatur Central... Averaged 14.0 points and 16.0 rebounds per game as a senior... Earned all-conference honors on the hardwood... Was also a standout in track and field... Was a state champion in the shot put with a throw of 61-10... Chose Louisville over offers from Oklahoma, Iowa, Michigan State, Wisconsin, Virgina Tech, San Diego State, Purdue, Toledo, Kentucky, Iowa, Indiana, Nebraska, Ball State, and Cincinnati ... son of Lisa Bryant and Jhonny Butler ... born 10/13/94.