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Danieal Manning retires to pursue college degree

Danieal Manning spent nine years in the NFL, five with the Bears and the final four with the Texans. Last season, he appeared in 16 games and recorded 46 tackles. As it turns out, that will be his last action as a professional football player. The 32-year-old announced the decision that he is hanging up...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 14, 2015  |  Discuss

After four seasons with the Houston Texans, veteran safety is done

After spending the last four seasons down in Houston, veteran safety Danieal Manning has decided to call it a career. The retirement was confirmed by the Texans official Twitter handle, as minutes ago they tweeted this out: After nine NFL seasons, Danieal Manning has called it quits. MORE: — Houston Texans (@HoustonTexans) July...
Via cover32
July 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Texans safety Manning announces retirement

Safety Danieal Manning, who spent the last four seasons as a member of the Houston Texans, announced his retirement Tuesday after a nine-year career. Manning, who started 40 of the 51 games he played with the Texans, made the announcement on the team's local radio show. "I decided I'm going to hang the cleats up," Manning said, according to Houston's official website. "I'm officially...
Via Fox Sports
July 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston Texans Make Shocking Move

The Houston Texans have been one of the most active teams in the league since each club got down to their 53-man rosters on Saturday. In addition to trading for Ryan Mallett and releasing Case Keenum, the Texans made  J.J. Watt the highest-paid defensive player in NFL history with a six-year, $100 million deal that includes over $51 million guaranteed. They also picked up ex-Eagles...
Via Gridiron Grit
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Texans To Sign S Danieal Manning

  Brian T. Smith of the Houston Chronicle reports that the Texans are expected to sign veteran S Danieal Manning.  Smith adds that Manning still needs to pass a physical for the move to be official. Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reported not too long ago that the Texans released S Chris Clemons, so they obviously have room for a safety. Manning, 32, signed on...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Manning fitting right in with Bengals

CINCINNATI -- There were footballs being thrown in the air at Paul Brown Stadium Tuesday morning and no one was worried about where anyone else spent their holiday weekend. The Bengals opened up their organized team activities -- spring football for the NFL big kids -- Tuesday inside their home stadium. Andy Dalton was taking snaps as the first team quarterback, not that that is...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals sign S Danieal Manning

CINCINNATI -- The Bengals have added veteran safety Danieal Manning to their roster, signing the nine-year player to a one-year free agent contract on Thursday. Manning was a second-round draft pick of Chicago in 2006 out of Abilene Christian and was a starter in Super Bowl XLI that season for the Bears against Indianapolis. He played the last three seasons with the Houston Texans...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Houston Texans cut defensive starter

The Houston Texans continue to free up more salary cap space, as the team has decided to cut Safety Danieal Manning, according to Pro Football Manning had been asked to take a pay cut, but as it turns out, Manning didn’t seem willing to do so, resulting in his release from the team. Manning was due to make $4.5 million this season. He played three seasons with the Texans...
Via cover32 - Texans
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Should Houston Texans cut this starter?

The Houston Texans have reportedly asked safety Danieal Manning to take a pay cut, according to ESPN. I listed Manning as one of the potential players to be cut this offseason by the Texans, if he isn’t willing to rework his contract it’s a pretty safe bet that he will be cut. Manning played six games last year before suffering a season ending injury. Manning is set to make...
Via cover32 - Texans
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Texans S Danieal Manning Takes A Pay Cut

  Tania Ganguli of reports that Texans S Danieal Manning has agreed to a restructure his contract in order to be back with the team next season. There has been talk that Manning could be a salary cap casualty for a few months now, so this move doesn’t come as much of a surprise. Manning, 31, signed a four-year, $20 million contract that included $9 million guaranteed...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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