Houston Texans
Name  Danieal Manning
Born  8/9/1982
Height  5-11
Weight  212
College  Abilene Christian
4/3/2014 9:32:00 PM
Description: Former Texans safety Danieal Manning has agreed to a one-year deal with Cincinnati. SOURCE: Ian Rapoport, NFL.com
Insight: Houston cut him earlier this week when he refused to take a pay cut. Manning was an All-Pro selection for the Bears back in 2008. He turns 32 in August.
10/14/2013 1:45:00 PM
Description: Houston strong safety Danieal Manning is expected to sit out 6-8 weeks with a hairline fracture in his right leg. SOURCE: Jerome Solomon, Houston Chronicle
Insight: The Texans didn't need this on top of their already disappointing 2-4 start. They head to Arrowhead in Week 7 with Eddie Pleasant and rookie D.J. Swearinger as candidates to start in Manning's place.
3/17/2010 10:08:00 AM
Description: The Chicago Tribune reports Manning, who is a restricted free agent, is unlikely to attend the start of offseason activities because he wants a new contract.
Insight: Manning is unlikely to draw a lot of interest on the free agent market, so it looks like he's stuck with the Bears as a backup. (SportsBuff.com)
3/1/2010 10:52:00 AM
Description: The Chicago Tribune reports Manning will get a chance at strong safety in 2010
Insight: Manning is scheduled to be a restricted free agent, but a return to the Bears seems likely. (SportsBuff.com)
2/22/2010 12:13:00 AM
Description: Dan Pompeii of the Chicago Tribune speculates that last season proved Manning "is not a free safety."
Insight: Manning lost the Bears starting FS job to Kevin Payne during last season, and he is likely to be a nickel back and return man next season. (SportsBuff.com)
12/29/2009 11:14:00 AM
Description: According to the Chicago Tribune, Manning (right calf) left Monday night's game with a right calf strain.
Insight: Manning was likely injured on a kickoff return in the fourth quarter. He is a better return man than he is a safety right now. (SportsBuff.com)