Jade Butcher


IUB Athletics Hall of Fame (1988)


Jade was a football letterman in 1967, 1968 and 1969 and was first team All-Big Ten in 1968 and 1969, and All-American in 1969. He was one of the greatest receivers in IU history and held Indiana records for passes received (119) and reception yardage (1,919), touchdowns (30) and points (180) at end of his career. He also held IU season records for touchdowns (10, all three years). Jade set Big Ten record with 30 career touchdown catches. He was a member of IU's 1967 Big Ten Co-Championship and Rose Bowl team.