UNLV: A local product joins the Rebels and looks for his first collegiate action as a walk-on ... Transferred to UNLV after spending one year at South Dakota.
2012: Member of the squad but sat out per NCAA transfer rules.
SOUTH DAKOTA: Redshirted 2011 season at the FCS school located in Vermillion.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2011 graduate of Cheyenne HS in North Las Vegas ... A two-year letterman in football for coach Charles Anthony, who is a former Rebel standout ... Played wide receiver and running back and led the team with 1,100 rushing yards and 450 receiving yards as a senior ... Finished with 850 rushing yards and 300 receiving yards as a junior ... Also ran track for the Desert Shields.
PERSONAL: Jordan Martel Butler was born July 2, 1992 ... Son of Damon and Yolanda Butler ... Has one older brother, D'angelo, who played linebacker at South Dakota.