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  • Sun., Dec. 04, 2016 10:35 PM - 11:05 PM CST Houston Texans Inside the Game Tune into KTRK ABC 13 in Houston (or check local listings across Texas) each Sunday at 10:35 PM for this in-season show that recaps each Houston Texans game in-depth with coverage and analysis from Greg Bailey and Spencer Tillman.
  • Tue., Dec. 06, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST Players Show Live from Fuddruckers

    Join Texans offensive tackle Duane Brown from 6 PM – 7 PM at Fuddruckers (3929 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX 77027) for a live Texans Radio on SportsRadio 610 broadcast with Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer, and special guests!

    Plus, all Houston area Fuddruckers will be feature a Buy One Texans Burger, Get One Free and $15 beer buckets every Tuesday during the season for fans showing up in their Texans gear, whether the Texans win or lose their previous game, so don't miss out!

    Then stay for Texans Live from 7-8 PM.  Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

  • Sat., Dec. 10, 2016 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM CST Houston Super Bowl Host Committee Touchdown Tour

    The Touchdown Tour is the Houston Super Bowl Host Committee’s traveling celebration of
    football. It will travel all over Houston throughout the fall, raising awareness and excitement in
    the community for Super Bowl LI, which will be played at NRG Stadium on Feb. 5, 2017.
    The Touchdown Tour will have a wide variety of games, many exhibits, appearances, food and fun for
    people of all ages. The Tour will run from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at every stop on its tour around the
    city. Every stop on the Touchdown Tour is free to the public and everyone is encouraged to
    celebrate the city, football and Super Bowl LI with the Host Committee.

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders will be in attendance at each tour from 11am - 1pm, and TORO will be on occasion as well.

    Touchdown Tour Schedule Dates
    All events will be scheduled from 10A – 2P

    Date                            Location                                Address
    Oct. 8                          Mason Park                            75th and Tipps Houston, TX 77023
    Oct. 15                        Sylvester Turner Park             2800 West Little York Houston, TX 77091
    Oct. 22                        MacGregor Park                      5225 Calhoun, Houston, TX 77021
    Oct. 29                        Sunnyside Park                      3502 Bellfort, Houston, TX 77051
    Nov. 5                         Agnes Moffitt Park                  10645 Hammerly Houston, TX 77043
    Nov. 12                       Finnigan Park                         4900 Providence, Houston, TX 77020
    Nov. 19                       Kingwood High School             2701 Kingwood Drive, Kingwood, TX 77339
    Dec. 3                         Moody Park                            3725 Fulton, Houston, TX 77009

    Dec. 10                      Blueridge Park                         5600 Court Road Houston, TX 77053
    Jan. 7                        Burnett Bayland Park                6000 Chimney Rock Houston, TX 77081
    Jan. 14                      Alief Community Park               11903 Bellaire Blvd. Houston, TX 77072

  • Sat., Dec. 10, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM CST Texans Extra Points

    Tune into KTRK ABC 13 in Houston (or check local listings across Texas) each Saturday at 6:30 PM for this weekly in-season Houston Texans show that previews the upcoming Texans game in-depth with special guests and is hosted by Drew Dougherty from Texans TV.

    Broadcast Schedule - http://www.houstontexans.com/gameday/broadcasting/broadcast-network.html

  • Sat., Dec. 10, 2016 11:00 PM - 11:30 PM CST Texans Buzz

    Tune into KTRK ABC 13 in Houston (or check local listings across Texas) each Saturday during the regular season at 11 PM for this  show that goes 1-on-1 with Texans players to get to know them on a personal basis and is hosted by Voice of the Houston Texans Marc Vandermeer and Texans Insider Deepi Sidhu.

    Broadcast Schedule - http://www.houstontexans.com/gameday/broadcasting/broadcast-network.html

  • Sun., Dec. 11, 2016 10:35 PM - 11:05 PM CST Houston Texans Inside the Game Tune into KTRK ABC 13 in Houston (or check local listings across Texas) each Sunday at 10:35 PM for this in-season show that recaps each Houston Texans game in-depth with coverage and analysis from Greg Bailey and Spencer Tillman.
  • Tue., Dec. 13, 2016 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM CST Houston Super Bowl Host Committee Touchdown Tour

    The Touchdown Tour is the Houston Super Bowl Host Committee’s traveling celebration of
    football. It will travel all over Houston throughout the fall, raising awareness and excitement in
    the community for Super Bowl LI, which will be played at NRG Stadium on Feb. 5, 2017.
    The Touchdown Tour will have a wide variety of games, many exhibits, appearances, food and fun for
    people of all ages. The Tour will run from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at this stop on its tour around the
    city. Every stop on the Touchdown Tour is free to the public and everyone is encouraged to
    celebrate the city, football and Super Bowl LI with the Host Committee.

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders will be in attendance at this tour from 12pm - 1pm, as well as the Go Texan Express merchandise truck.  Stop by for Texans games and a chance to win great Texans prizes!

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    Houston, TX 77002

     

     
  • Tue., Dec. 13, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST Players Show Live from Fuddruckers

    Join Texans linebacker Whitney Mercilus from 6 PM – 7 PM at Fuddruckers (11445 Fountain Lake Dr, Stafford, TX 77477) for a live Texans Radio on SportsRadio 610 broadcast with Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer, and special guests!

    Plus, all Houston area Fuddruckers will be feature a Buy One Texans Burger, Get One Free and $15 beer buckets every Tuesday during the season for fans showing up in their Texans gear, whether the Texans win or lose their previous game, so don't miss out!

    Then stay for Texans Live from 7-8 PM.  Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

  • Fri., Dec. 16, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Texans Friday: Jack in the Box

    Friday, December 16
    Noon-1pm – Jack in the Box, 8767 South Main, Houston, TX

    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get a FREE Jumbo Jack for this hour at this location

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures

    Jack in the Box is going to be giving away 4 tickets to a Houston Texans home game and two autograph items

    More info: http://www.houstontexans.com/fan-zone/Texans-Friday.html

  • Sat., Dec. 17, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM CST Texans Extra Points

    Tune into KTRK ABC 13 in Houston (or check local listings across Texas) each Saturday at 6:30 PM for this weekly in-season Houston Texans show that previews the upcoming Texans game in-depth with special guests and is hosted by Drew Dougherty from Texans TV.

    Broadcast Schedule - http://www.houstontexans.com/gameday/broadcasting/broadcast-network.html

Team

Danieal Manning
SS #38
Height:
5-11
Weight:
212
College:
Abilene Christian
Experience:
9
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 128 549 434 115 4 1 41 11 1 217 -- 55
2014 HOU 16 46 32 14 0 -- 2 -- -- -- -- --
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 128 4 1 9 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 0
2014 HOU 16 1 0 0 1 -- 0 -- -- 0 0 0
2013 HOU 6 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 HOU 16 -- -- 3 -- 1 -- 0 0 -- -- --
2011 HOU 13 1 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 0 0
2010 CHI 16 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 CHI 15 -- -- 2 1 2 0 0 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 128 129 3,370 26.1 83 1 93 20 0 3
2014 HOU 16 13 267 20.5 41 0 8 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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TWITTER: @ManningUp38

TRANSACTIONS:Selected by Chicago Bears in the second round (42nd overall) in the 2006 NFL Draft…signed with Bears on July 5, 2006...re-signed with Bears on May 19, 2010...signed with Houston Texans on July 29, 2011

CAREER:
Has played in 106 career games with 85 starts and has recorded 486 total tackles, including 397 solos, 11 interceptions, nine forced fumbles, five fumble recoveries and two field goals blocked
Excellent kick returner with a career average of 26.8 yards per return on 115 attempts, which is the fourth-highest kickoff return average since entering the League in 2006

2012 (Houston 16/16):
Had a career-high 96 tackles (87 solo) to go along with one sack, three forced fumbles and two interceptions for the season
Made seven tackles (five solo) and recovered a fumble in the season opener vs. Miami (9/9)
Had five tackles (three solo) at Jacksonville (9/16)
Intercepted his first pass of the season and returned it 55 yards for a touchdown vs. Tennessee (9/30), giving him his first career interception return for a touchdown
Recorded two tackles (both solo) and one pass defensed at the New York Jets (10/8)
Made seven tackles (six solo) vs. Buffalo (11/4)
Intercepted a Jay Cutler pass in the first quarter, recorded eight solo tackles and a forced fumble at Chicago (11/11)
Collected 10 tackles and registered his third career sack and a forced fumble vs. Jacksonville (11/18)
Recorded nine tackles, two passes defensed, and forced a fumble for the third consecutive game at Detroit (11/22)
Made six tackles and had a pass defensed at Tennessee (12/2)
Registered eight tackles at New England (12/10)
Collected eight tackles vs. Indianapolis (12/16)
Had five tackles (four solo) vs. Minnesota (12/23)
Tallied three tackles (one solo), a pass defensed, and returned his only kickoff  of the season for 18 yards at Indianapolis (12/30)
Had one tackle and two kickoff returns for 47 yards in AFC Wild Card Playoff vs. Cincinnati (1/5/13)
Set the AFC Divisional round record for return yards in a game with 216, including a 94-yard return on the opening kickoff, and had six tackles in the AFC Divisonal Playoff at New England (1/13/13)

TWITTER: @ManningUp38

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Chicago Bears in the second round (42nd overall) in the 2006 NFL Draft…signed with Bears on July 5, 2006...re-signed with Bears on May 19, 2010...signed with Houston Texans on July 29, 2011

CAREER:
Has played in 106 career games with 85 starts and has recorded 486 total tackles, including 397 solos, 11 interceptions, nine forced fumbles, five fumble recoveries and two field goals blocked
Excellent kick returner with a career average of 26.8 yards per return on 115 attempts, which is the fourth-highest kickoff return average since entering the League in 2006

2012 (Houston 16/16):
Had a career-high 96 tackles (87 solo) to go along with one sack, three forced fumbles and two interceptions for the season
Made seven tackles (five solo) and recovered a fumble in the season opener vs. Miami (9/9)
Had five tackles (three solo) at Jacksonville (9/16)
Intercepted his first pass of the season and returned it 55 yards for a touchdown vs. Tennessee (9/30), giving him his first career interception return for a touchdown
Recorded two tackles (both solo) and one pass defensed at the New York Jets (10/8)
Made seven tackles (six solo) vs. Buffalo (11/4)
Intercepted a Jay Cutler pass in the first quarter, recorded eight solo tackles and a forced fumble at Chicago (11/11)
Collected 10 tackles and registered his third career sack and a forced fumble vs. Jacksonville (11/18)
Recorded nine tackles, two passes defensed, and forced a fumble for the third consecutive game at Detroit (11/22)
Made six tackles and had a pass defensed at Tennessee (12/2)
Registered eight tackles at New England (12/10)
Collected eight tackles vs. Indianapolis (12/16)
Had five tackles (four solo) vs. Minnesota (12/23)
Tallied three tackles (one solo), a pass defensed, and returned his only kickoff  of the season for 18 yards at Indianapolis (12/30)
Had one tackle and two kickoff returns for 47 yards in AFC Wild Card Playoff vs. Cincinnati (1/5/13)
Set the AFC Divisional round record for return yards in a game with 216, including a 94-yard return on the opening kickoff, and had six tackles in the AFC Divisonal Playoff at New England (1/13/13)

2011 (Houston 13/13):
Ranked fourth on the team with 59 tackles and tied a career high with two interceptions despite missing three games with a lower leg injury Made seven tackles (two solo) and averaged 38.5 yards on two kickoff returns at Miami (9/18)
Recorded his first interception as a Texan, picking off a Drew Brees pass and returning it 22 yards to set up fourth-quarter touchdown at New Orleans (9/25)
Blocked a field goal to end the first half and made five solo tackles vs. Pittsburgh (10/2)
Averaged 22.5 yards on four kickoff returns including a long of 36 yards vs. Oakland (10/9)
Led all Texans with 11 tackles (nine solo) at Baltimore (10/16)
Intercepted a Matt Hasselbeck pass in the second quarter at Tennessee (10/23) before having to leave the game with a lower leg injury
Inactive for three games with a leg injury
Returned to the lineup and made one solo tackle vs. Jacksonville (11/27)
Made three solo tackles and broke up a pass vs. Atlanta (12/4)
Led the defense with 11 tackles (eight solo) at Cincinnati (12/11)
Had four solo tackles vs. Carolina (12/18)
Recorded seven tackles (five solo) and his first career postseason interception in AFC Wild Card Playoff vs. Cincinnati (1/7/12)
Made nine tackles (eight solo) and one pass defensed and averaged 33.3 yards on four kickoff returns, including a 60-yard return to open the game in AFC Divisional playoff at Baltimore (1/15/12)

2010 (Chicago 16/16):
Started all 16 games for the first time in his career and finished the year with 72 tackles, 59 solos, and one interception
Made a season-high 11 tackles at the New York Giants (10/3)
Intercepted a pass vs. Washington (10/24), the seventh pick of his career

2009 (Chicago 15/10):
Made 10 tackles at Cincinnati (10/25)
Intercepted a pass vs. Cleveland (11/1) and returned it 35 yards
Registered a season-high 12 tackles, including 10 solos, vs. Arizona (11/8)

2008 (Chicago 14/1):
Intercepted a pass vs. Jacksonville (12/7) and returned it 42 yards
Scored his first career touchdown via kick return vs. New Orleans (12/11) when he returned a kickoff 83 yards for a score
Reeled off a 70-yard kickoff return vs. Green Bay (12/22)
Started the season finale at Houston (12/28) and registered a season-high six tackles, including five solo stops and averaged 31.2 yards per return on six attempts

2007 (Chicago 16/15):
Started the second game of the year vs. Kansas City (9/16) and made an interception, which he returned 33 yards
Made a career-high 13 tackles, including 11 solos, in the season finale vs. New Orleans (12/30)

2006 (Chicago 16/14):
Played in all 16 games as a rookie, starting 14, and finished the year with two interceptions, four forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries
Made his NFL debut in the season opener at Green Bay (9/10) and intercepted a pass which he returned 15 yards
Made his first career start at FS at Minnesota (9/24) and made four solo tackles
Made a season-high 10 tackles vs. Miami (11/5)

COLLEGE:
Was a three-year starter at Abilene Christian and became the second-highest drafted player in school history
Started all 30 games at ACU and finished his career with 159 tackles, two sacks, 11 interceptions, 12 tackles for loss, six forced fumbles, four fumble recoveries and four blocked kicks

PERSONAL:
Native Texan who hails from Corsicana
Was a three-year starter at Corsicana High and earned second-team All-State mention from the Associated Press and Texas Sports Writers Association as a senior
Finished second in the state in the 100 meters and triple jump and was fourth in the 200 meters

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  • Top INT of 2012: #2 Manning vs. TEN

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