July 4, 2015
Ezra Butler has been signed by the Las Vegas franchise of the newly formed United Football League. He was one of 19 players to sign contracts with the team on Thursday
The former Wolf Pack linebacker was selected by the team in the inaugural UFL draft held back in June. Butler was an All-WAC selection his senior season at Nevada.
He will be coached by former Giants' head coach Jim Fassel. The UFL is a four-team league that also includes franchises in San Francisco, New York and Orlando