DES MOINES – The Iowa Barnstormers have re-signed veteran defensive lineman BJ Butler to the 2019 roster, Head Coach Dixie Wooten announced today.
Butler (6-3, 290, Louisville) joins the Iowa Barnstormers for his third season with the team and his fourth season in the Indoor Football League (IFL). In 2018, Butler appeared in 13 regular season games with the Barnstormers where he collected 26.5 total tackles, nine tackles for loss, one pass breakup, and one sack. Butler also collected one touchdown reception. Appearing in both post-season games, Butler played a crucial role in the team's United Bowl Championship victory.
"BJ is our ironman," said Coach Wooten. "Having BJ back is great for our team because he is a strong leader and knows what it takes to be a champion."
Season Tickets for the Iowa Barnstormers 2019 season are available now! For as low as $80 per seat, fans can enjoy the action from the same great seat location each game. For more information, call the Barnstormers at (515) 633-2255 or log on to www.theiowabarnstormers.com.