Skip to main content

Report: Texans Want Danieal Manning To Restructure His Contract

According to ESPN's Tania Ganguli, Houston Texans starting safety Danieal Manning has been asked to restrucutre his contract to stay with the team. It appears that Manning will be asked to take a pay cut instead of becoming a cap casualty for the upcoming season.

Manning was scheduled to have a cap hit of $6 million dollars in his final deal of his contract.

He was signed by the Texans in 2011 as a free agent to a 4 year $20 million dollar contract after playing 5 seasons with the Chicago Bears.

He was drafted out of Abilene Christian by the Bears in the 2nd round (42 overall) in the 2006 NFL draft.

Scroll to Continue

Recommended Articles

Lovie Smith

Where Does Texans’ Lovie Smith Rank Among NFL Coaches?

Houston Texans’ head coach Lovie Smith’s place among his NFL peers has been set, according to a recent ranking from CBS Sports.


Backup QB Rankings: Kyle Allen 'Threat' to Davis Mills for Texans?

Allen is set to backup the Texans' young quarterback project this season


Jalen Pitre Plus: Who'll Be Texans 'Other' Starting Safety?

Jalen Pitre likely will start Week 1, but who is his running mate at safety?

Tavierre Thomas

Which Texans Player is Most 'Underrated'?

One player put up top-10 numbers in 2021, though isn't considered among the best at his position

Texans - Watt and Flag

Happy Birthday, America's Sports: 246 Reasons to Love Houston's Games and Those Who Play Them

On this Fourth of July, let's celebrate every Texan from David Carr to Davis Mills.

pep hamilton

Pep in the Step: Does Texans Coach Have Formula for QB Davis Mills?

Pep Hamilton's new role as offensive coordinator has the Texans offense excited for the upcoming season.

watson culley

'Always Had Hope': Texans Ex Culley Reveals View on QB Deshaun Watson

Davis Culley was never willing to give up on Deshaun Watson playing quarterback for the Houston Texans in 2021

Jack Easterby

Power Outage: Is Jack Easterby About Done with Houston Texans?

John McClain speculated that this might be Easterby's final season with the Texans.

Since joining the Texans Manning has appeared in 35 games with 132 total tackles and 4 interceptions. He missed majority of the 2013 season with a knee injury early in the season.