This is a 2018 photo of Keith Butler of the Pittsburgh Steelers NFL football team. This image reflects the Steelers active roster as of May 3rd when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

Keith Butler

Defensive Coordinator

College: Memphis

Experience: 18 years


Keith Butler is in his sixth season as the team's defensive coordinator, after being promoted to the position on January 13, 2015.

Butler had previously served as the team's linebackers coach for 12 seasons (2003-14). He was originally hired by the Steelers on January 28, 2003, after serving the prior four seasons (1999-2002) as the linebackers' coach of the Cleveland Browns. Butler remained on the Steelers' staff following Mike Tomlin's hiring in January of 2007.