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Danieal Manning
SS #38
Height:
5-11
Weight:
212
College:
Abilene Christian
Hometown:
Corsicana, TX
Experience:
9
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 122 530 421 109 4 1 40 11 1 217 -- 55
2014 HOU 10 27 19 8 0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- --
2013 HOU 6 24 21 3 1 -- 2 -- -- -- -- --
2012 HOU 16 77 59 18 1 0 8 2 1 59 29.5 55
2011 HOU 13 59 44 15 0 -- 5 2 0 22 11 22
2010 CHI 16 72 59 13 0 -- 7 1 0 0 -- 0
2009 CHI 15 92 72 20 1 1 2 1 0 35 35 35
2008 CHI 14 33 28 5 1 0 4 1 0 42 42 42
2007 CHI 16 79 68 11 0 -- 6 2 0 33 16.5 33
2006 CHI 16 67 51 16 0 -- 5 2 0 26 13 15
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 122 4 1 9 2 4 0 5 0 1 0 0
2014 HOU 10 1 0 0 1 -- 0 -- -- 0 0 0
2013 HOU 6 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 HOU 16 -- -- 3 -- 1 -- 1 0 -- -- --
2011 HOU 13 1 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 0 0
2010 CHI 16 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 CHI 15 -- -- 2 1 2 0 4 0 -- -- --
2008 CHI 14 2 1 0 -- -- -- -- 0 1 0 0
2007 CHI 16 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2006 CHI 16 -- -- 4 -- 1 -- 0 -- -- -- --
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 122 125 3,288 26.3 83 1 90 20 0 3
2014 HOU 10 9 185 20.6 41 0 5 1 0 1
2013 HOU 6 1 18 18 18 0 0 0 0 0
2012 HOU 16 1 18 18 18 0 0 0 0 0
2011 HOU 13 13 356 27.4 46 0 10 2 0 1
2010 CHI 16 33 816 24.7 62 0 23 4 0 0
2009 CHI 15 28 744 26.6 59 0 20 4 0 0
2008 CHI 14 36 1,070 29.7 83 1 28 9 0 1
2007 CHI 16 3 61 20.3 21 0 3 0 0 0
2006 CHI 16 1 20 20 20 0 1 0 0 0

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Bio

      Ninth-year pro joins Bengals for 2014 as a free agent ... Played the last three seasons for Houston, having joined Texans as an unrestricted free agent after five seasons with Chicago ... A second-round Bears draft choice in 2006, he has 112 career NFL games played with 91 starts, and he also has appeared in nine playoff games (all starts) ... His 2013 season was cut short by a knee injury, but he played in 106 of a possible 112 regular-season games over his first seven seasons ... Started for Chicago as a rookie in Super Bowl XLI vs. Indianapolis... Had an INT for Houston vs. Bengals in 2011 playoffs.
      Ninth-year pro joins Bengals for 2014 as a free agent ... Played the last three seasons for Houston, having joined Texans as an unrestricted free agent after five seasons with Chicago ... A second-round Bears draft choice in 2006, he has 112 career NFL games played with 91 starts, and he also has appeared in nine playoff games (all starts) ... His 2013 season was cut short by a knee injury, but he played in 106 of a possible 112 regular-season games over his first seven seasons ... Started for Chicago as a rookie in Super Bowl XLI vs. Indianapolis... Had an INT for Houston vs. Bengals in 2011 playoffs.

    Career transactions: Selected by Chicago in second round of 2006 NFL Draft (42nd overall) ... Signed with Bears on 7-7-06 ... Re-signed
with Bears on 5-19-10 ... Signed with Houston as unrestricted free agent on
7-31-11 ... Contract terminated on 3-31-14 ... Signed with Cincinnati as free agent on 4-3-14.

    2013: Started Houston’s first six games, but suffered a season-ending knee injury on Oct. 13 vs. St. Louis ... Closed year with 35 tackles, one sack and three passes defensed ... Logged nine-yard sack of Philip Rivers in season-opening win Sept. 8 at San Diego ... Seven tackles in win Sept. 15 vs. Tennessee ... Six tackles on Oct. 13 vs. St. Louis, before being sidelined by knee injury in third quarter.

    NFL leader: In 2008 for Chicago, Manning led the NFL in kickoff return average at 29.7, winning the title by more than a yard over Ellis Hobbs of New England (28.5) ... He had an 83-yarder for a TD on Dec. 11 vs. New Orleans and a 70-yarder on Dec. 22 vs. Green Bay ... Manning’s 26.8-yard average for his Bears career ranks second in club history behind Hall of Famer Gale Sayers.

    More from previous seasons: 2006—Played in every game with 14 starts as a Chicago rookie, and also started all three postseason games as Bears advanced to Super Bowl XLI vs. Indianapolis ... Tied for team lead in forced fumbles (four), and also had two INTs and one fumble recovery ... In NFL debut, Sept. 10 at Green Bay, intercepted Brett Favre pass (15-yard return) in 26-0 win ... Four tackles Sept. 24 at Minnesota, in first NFL start ... Had a fumble recovery in NFC Championship win on 1-21-07 vs. New Orleans, and made six tackles in Super Bowl on 2-4-07. 2007—Played 16 games with 15 starts for Chicago ... On Sept. 16 vs. Kansas City, his 33-yard INT return of a Damon Huard pass in fourth quarter helped seal victory ... Career-best 13 tackles on Dec. 30 vs. New Orleans. 2008—Led NFL in kickoff return average (see previous item) ... Had 42-yard INT return of David Garrard pass in win Dec. 7 vs. Jacksonville. 2009—Totaled 77 tackles for Bears, with one INT, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries ... Had 10 tackles on Oct. 25 at Bengals ... Had 35-yard INT return of Derek Anderson pass in win Nov. 1 vs. Cleveland. 2010—Started every game in his final season with Bears, helping club to NFC North title, and started both playoff games ... Six tackles in NFC Championship loss on 1-23-11 vs. Green Bay. 2011—Signed with Houston as unrestricted free agent ... Started 13 games plus both playoff games for NFC South winner that was first playoff club in Texans history ... Missed three regular-season games due to leg injury ... Blocked a FG try on Oct. 2 vs. Pittsburgh ... Led team with 11 tackles in win Dec. 11 at Bengals, and in Wild Card playoff win on 1-7-12 vs. Bengals, his fourth-quarter INT of Andy Dalton pass set up 45-yard TD drive. 2012—Started every game and both playoff games for Houston’s 12-4 NFC South champs ... Recorded 96 tackles, with three forced fumbles and two INTs ... In win Sept. 30 vs. Tennessee, scored 55-yard TD on INT of Matt Hasselbeck pass in third quarter, giving Texans 21-7 lead ... Logged a forced fumble in three straight games (Games 9-11) ... One tackle, and two KOR for 47 yards in Wild Card playoff win on 1-5-13 vs. Bengals ... In Divisional playoff on 1-13-13 at New England, set AFC Divisional round record for kickoff return yards in a game (216 on four; 54.0-yard average) ... Had 94-yard KOR to Patriots 12 on game’s opening kickoff, setting up Houston FG.

    College: A three-year starter at Abilene Christian, he became school’s second-earliest NFL draft selection when Chicago tabbed him in second round ... Played in 30 games and had 159 tackles, two sacks, 11 INTs, six forced fumbles, four fumble recoveries and four blocked kicks.

    Personal: Hometown is Corsicana, Texas ... Attended Corsicana High School, where he was a second-team All-State selection as a senior ... Also ran track in high school, finishing second in state in 100 meters and triple jump ... First name is pronounced “dan-YELL.”

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