Saints sign Victor Butler for two years

The New Orleans Saints announced on Thursday the signing of free-agent linebacker Victor Butler to a two-year contract.

Butler, 25, has spent his entire four-year career with the Dallas Cowboys.

The 6-foot-2, 245-pound Butler played in all 16 games last season with Dallas, recording 25 tackles and three sacks. He has 11 career sacks in 63 games.