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Owen Daniels

Owen Daniels - #81 - TE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 249 lbs.
Birthday 11/09/1982
Birthplace Naperville, IL
College Wisconsin
Years played 8
Drafted 2006, 4th round, 1st pick by Texans

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Rec Yds TD
62 716 6

Texans' offense still uneven, but making progress

Posted Jan. 06, 2013 @ 2:21 p.m. ET
One offensive TD by the Texans is unlikely to cut it in Foxborough Sunday, but at least the group showed signs of breaking through in the wild-card round victory over the Bengals.

Week 15 TE tips: Olsen's hot streak should continue

Posted Dec. 13, 2012 @ 2:47 p.m. ET
PFW's late-week fantasy TE tips like Greg Olsen to continue his roll, while Owen Daniels and Brandon Myers should bounce back after down weeks.

Week 10 fantasy tips: TEs

Posted Nov. 08, 2012 @ 3:13 p.m. ET
In our late-week fantasy tips for TEs, Brandon Myers continues to be sneaky good, Jermaine Gresham is rolling and Scott Chandler has been strong vs. the Patriots.

Week Seven fantasy tips: TEs

Posted Oct. 18, 2012 @ 1:58 p.m. ET
The PFW staff says underutilized Titans TE Jared Cook could be on the verge of a breakout in our Week Seven fantasy tips.

Week Six fantasy tips: TEs

Posted Oct. 11, 2012 @ 2:41 p.m. ET
Among the late-week fantasy TE tips, Owen Daniels and Heath Miller are strong options, while Aaron Hernandez should start if he's active.

Start or sit: Matchup dictates Packer pride

Posted Sept. 28, 2012 @ 9:59 a.m. ET
In Week Four's "Start or Sit," PFW's Mike Wilkening says to get your Packers into the lineup vs. the Saints, including WR Randall Cobb.

Week Four fantasy tips: TEs

Posted Sept. 27, 2012 @ 3:13 p.m. ET
The late-week fantasy TE tips have Kyle Rudolph and Owen Daniels as strong options, but long-time stud Jason Witten should be relegated to the bench.

TE Daniels signs new deal with Texans

Posted March 03, 2011 @ 1:06 p.m. ET
Owen Daniels will remain a Texan for at least four more seasons after signing an extension Thursday.

Kubiak: TE Daniels will be back with Texans

Posted Jan. 08, 2011 @ 10:37 p.m. ET
Houston head coach Gary Kubiak has assured the media that Owen Daniels will return next season even though the star tight end endured an injury-plagued campaign, according to AFC South Whispers.

Texans TE Daniels ruled out of Week 10

Posted Nov. 12, 2010 @ 2:46 p.m. ET
Texans TE Owen Daniels has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Jaguars.

Injuries, blocking duties hold down Daniels' receiving totals

Posted Oct. 10, 2010 @ 1:04 a.m. ET
Texans TE Owen Daniels has seen his pass-catching numbers drop significantly because of various injuries and a need to pass-block more often, according to AFC South Whispers.

Texans TE Daniels will start Sunday

Posted Sept. 10, 2010 @ 6:35 p.m. ET
Ten months after tearing his ACL against the Bills, Texans TE Owen Daniels will return to the gridiron in Sunday's season opener against the Colts.

Texans TE Daniels cleared to play

Posted Aug. 26, 2010 @ 11:29 a.m. ET
The Texans were the league's best passing offense in 2009 and will get one of their weapons back next week in the form of TE Owen Daniels.

Texans TE Daniels, LB Sharpton sign contracts

Posted June 11, 2010 @ 7:32 p.m. ET
Texans TE Owen Daniels signed his one-year restricted free-agent tender with the club on Friday, the club announced. Also, the Texans signed LB Darryl Sharpton, a fourth-round pick.

Heyward-Bey shows he is making progress

Posted May 30, 2010 @ 2:09 p.m. ET
According to "AFC Whispers," Raiders WR Darrius Heyward-Bey impressed observers at recent OTAs and appears to be improving after a disappointing rookie season.

Waters: Moving OLT Albert is bad idea

Posted April 04, 2010 @ 10:57 a.m. ET
The rumored plan of moving OLT Branden Albert to right tackle if the Chiefs draft a tackle early would be tantamount to having two inexperienced starters at the OT positions, says K.C. OLG Brian Waters in this week's ...

Texans' Ryans gets his payday

Posted April 01, 2010 @ 1:31 p.m. ET
MLB DeMeco Ryans is the latest member of the Texans' vaunted draft class of 2006 to get a big payday, and TE Owen Daniels and DE Mario Williams are also in line to receive lucrative multi-year deals at some point.

Texans TE Daniels not ruling out holdout

Posted March 17, 2010 @ 10:22 a.m. ET
TE Owen Daniels told PFW negotiations on a long-term contract appear to be moving in the right direction with the Texans and he's hoping to avoid skipping practices this year.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Jan. 21, 2013
Daniels has been added to the AFC roster for this Sunday's Pro Bowl.||||||| Daniels will make his second Pro Bowl appearance (2008) and becomes the ninth Texan chosen this season. Daniels caught 62 passes for 716 yards in 2012, his seventh season. He led the Texans with a career-high six touchdown catches.
Posted Nov. 09, 2012
Daniels returned on Sunday against Jacksonville, catching six passes for 57 yards.||||||| Daniels had missed last week's game against Chicago with a back injury.
Posted Oct. 22, 2012
Daniels had seven catches for 59 yards and a touchdown in Houston's big win over Baltimore Sunday.||||||| Daniels is becoming one of Matt Schaub's favorite targets in the red zone. Daniels has a TD catch in four of the last five contests.
Posted Dec. 12, 2011
Daniels hauled in seven receptions for 100 yards during Sunday's 20-19 win at Cincinnati.||||||| Daniels seems to have developed a good rapport with T.J. Yates and seems like a safe play from here on out. He faces Carolina in Week 15.
Posted Sept. 26, 2011
Daniels had five receptions for 76 yards and one score Sunday in a 40-33 loss to the Saints.||||||| Daniels entered the contest with four receptions for 37 yards.

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