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...
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September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans sign S Manning

HOUSTON (AP) The Houston Texans have signed safety Danieal Manning. The 32-year-old Manning played in 35 games for the Texans from 2011-13 and had 124 tackles, four interceptions and 15 pass breakups. He started six games last year before suffering a season-ending right knee injury. He became a free agent and signed with the Bengals, who cut him at the end of training camp. The...
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September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking: Houston Texans bring back veteran, release safety

The Houston Texans have brought back veteran safety Danieal Manning, according to ESPN.com. He was released earlier in the offseason after refusing to take a pay cut, but the team now has him back. The 32-year old safety has played three seasons with Houston, where he has four interceptions, two sacks and 124 tackles in 35 games played with the team. Perhaps the main reason they...
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September 01, 2014  |  1 Comment

Danieal Manning, Texans reunite

Safety Danieal Manning never wanted to leave the Houston Texans, and after an offseason away, he's getting another opportunity with the team, his agent Russel Hicks said. Manning is flying to Houston on Sunday and is expected to sign with the team on Monday pending a physical "It was just a situation where some things happened and I think both he and the team were looking...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

The Chicago Bears Must Check Out Chris Clemons

Safety remains an ongoing issue for the Chicago Bears as the 2014 season draws ever closer.  Could they get a boost by signing new free agent Chris Clemons? Houston Texans cut Clemons in favor of Danieal Manning Changes continue to come on the Houston Texans defense, but the latest one is a slight surprise.  Just a few months ago the team signed 28-year old safety Chris Clemons...
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August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Clemons out, Danieal Manning expected back in at safety for Texans

The Texans cut safety Danieal Manning early in the offseason, but there appears to be a reunion in the works. Brian Smith of the Houston Chronicle reports that the team is expected to sign Manning, who was cut by the Bengals, to their 53-man roster if he passes his physical. Manning spent the last three years in Houston, starting all 35 games he played for the team before a broken...
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August 31, 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...
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August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Still, Manning among final cuts by Bengals

CINCINNATI -- The Bengals cut their roster to the NFL-limit of 53 players Saturday by making 18 moves, including waiving 2012 second-round draft pick Devon Still. The team also let go of veteran safety Danieal Manning, who was one of their few signings from outside of the organization during free agency. The Bengals open up the regular season next Sunday, Sept. 7, at Baltimore. ...
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August 30, 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

Free Agents the Houston Texans Should Sign

The Houston Texans don’t have a ton of cap space left going into the 2014 season, they have done some good work this offseason; Trading Matt Schaub to the Raiders, cutting Danieal Manning and Owen Daniels; those moves freed up cap space, they currently have $12.7 million. With that money they should look at signing free agents to fill the team needs. They should look to guys...
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April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals add some depth to their secondary

According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Bengals just added some depth to their secondary. The #Bengals are finalizing a one-year deal with safety Danieal Manning, source said. Back with former #Texans DBs coach Vance Joseph — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 3, 2014 Manning was released by the Houston Texans earlier this week after missing ten games with a broken leg last...
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April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals sign Danieal Manning to one-year deal

NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday morning that the Cincinnati Bengals were finalizing a one-year deal with strong safety Danieal Manning. The Bengals confirmed the signing about an hour and a half later via their official twitter account.Manning met with the Bengals Tuesday and also planned on visiting the Kansas City Chiefs, but he never made it out of Cincinnati...
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April 03, 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

Bengals Agree To Terms With Danieal Manning

The Cincinnati Bengals added some veteran depth at the safety position. The #Bengals are finalizing a one-year deal with safety Danieal Manning, source said. Back with former #Texans DBs coach Vance Joseph — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 3, 2014 Manning was cut after refusing a paycut from the Texans.
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April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals Agree To Terms With Danieal Manning

The Cincinnati Bengals added some veteran depth at the safety position. The #Bengals are finalizing a one-year deal with safety Danieal Manning, source said. Back with former #Texans DBs coach Vance Joseph — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 3, 2014 Manning was cut after refusing a paycut from the Texans.
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April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Bengals Finalizing Deal With S Danieal Manning

  Ian Rapopot of the NFL Network reports that the Bengals are finalizing an agreement with veteran S Danieal Manning. Rapoport mentions that Manning will be able to work with his former DBs coach Vance Joseph who was with him in Houston. Manning was expected to visit with the Chiefs, but it appears as though he won’t get a chance to meet with Kansas City. Manning, 31, suffered...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs host free agent safety

The Kansas City Chiefs are in desperate need of help at free safety after allowing Kendrick Lewis to walk in free agency. Free safety was already a need with Lewis on the team. Without him, it becomes a gaping hole in the secondary. It’s unlikely that the Chiefs will find their answer in free agency, but that doesn’t mean they won’t try. Free Agent SS @ManningUp38: I'm...
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April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Free agent S Danieal Manning meeting with Kansas City Chiefs this week

The Kansas City Chiefs reportedly has free agent OT Jason Fox visiting the team on Monday and on Thursday the Chiefs will have another free agent visitor. Safety Danieal Manning, recently cut by the Houston Texans, told Sirius XM NFL Radio that he is visiting the Chiefs on Thursday. That's assuming he doesn't sign with Cincinnati, where he has been visiting the Bengals yesterday...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Free Agent S Danieal Manning Visiting Bengals Tuesday

  Mark Berman of Fox 26 reports that free agent S Danieal Manning will visit the Bengals on Tuesday and into Wednesday. The Houston Texans cut Manning loose earlier in the day after they were unable to reach an agreement on a restructured contract. Manning, 31, suffered a hairline fracture of his right fibula and was limited to appearing in just six games last season. In 2012...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Danieal Manning cut by Texans, would reportedly like to play for Cowboys

The Texans cut safety Danieal Manning, who instantly became the best remaining safety on the market. Manning is reportedly interested in playing for the Cowboys. The Dallas Cowboys have not reached out to recently cut Houston Texans safety Danieal Manning, who would love to play for the Cowboys. — Brandon George (@DMN_George) March 31, 2014 Manning is 31 and...
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March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans cut Danieal Manning

We noted when the Texans signed safety Chris Clemons that it put safety Danieal Manning’s job in jeopardy, and now Manning’s job is gone. The Texans released Manning today, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Manning, who was due to make $4.5 million this season, had been asked to take a pay cut.
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Houston Texans release Danieal Manning

The Houston Texans have released starting safety Danieal Manning. Texans release S Danieal Manning, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 31, 2014 The Texans asked Manning to restructure his contract to reduce his salary and cap numbers, but Manning wasn’t willing to accept the Texans offer. Manning, 31, was scheduled to make a base salary of $4.5 million this...
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March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans Release Danieal Manning

Sources confirm @AdamSchefter report that the Texans have released safety Danieal Manning. — Mark Berman (@MarkBermanFox26) March 31, 2014 An attempt to make safety Daneial Manning take a pay cut has not materialized, and the Houston Texans will be parting ways with the veteran. The team will open up $4.5 million in cap space for the season, where Manning was only guaranteed...
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March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans release Danieal Manning

After being reported last week as someone who would not be a cap casualty, the Houston Texans have released safety Danieal Manning. The move became expected after the Texans signed safety Chris Clemons from the Miami Dolphins. Adam Schefter of ESPN first reported the release. Texans release S Danieal Manning, per source. — Adam Schefter […]
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March 31, 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 Talk.com. 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
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