DEC 17, 5:39p ET | Alan Ferguson
StatsLLC: Dec 17 / 12:00a ET
News: Butler is out for the season.
Impact: Butler has a dislocated elbow.
Rotowire: Dec 15 / 4:37p ET
News: Butler -- who suffered a dislocated left elbow Sunday against the Broncos -- has been placed on IR, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.
Impact: Butler's season concludes with a total of 73 tackles and a sack in 14 games, with cornerback Greg Ducre having been added to the Chargers' roster in his place in advance of Week 16's game against the 49ers.
Rotowire: Dec 15 / 10:29a ET
News: Butler suffered a dislocated elbow Sunday against the Broncos.
Impact: Butler, who has recorded 73 tackles and a sack in 14 games to date, could be headed to IR as a result, though Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune notes that the Chargers are still weighing their options on that front.