LeRoy Butler not chosen for Pro Football Hall of Fame
GREEN BAY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- The inventor of the Lambeau Leap, Leroy Butler, will not be going into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this year.
Butler got word on Saturday afternoon and tweeted.
Sorry @packers fans!! I missed it this year!! Thank you to all the fans that voted for me!! GOD IS GOOD!!!— leroy butler (@leap36) February 1, 2020
Butler was a four time All-Pro at safety, a Super Bowl champion, and a member of the 1990's All Decade Team.
Steve Atwater, Isaac Bruce, Steve Hutchinson, Edgerrin James and Troy Polamalu are the five modern-era players who were selected this year.