Daniels recorded 33 tackles, including 4.0 sacks, and a pass defensed in 16 games played in 2016. Daniels has consistently been the Packers best defensive lineman for the past few years. He was a key cog in a Green Bay run defense that ranked eighth in the NFL and he was the best pass rushing lineman on the team. He hasn't sat out of a game in the past four seasons and will look to continue his run of consistently good play in 2017.
Daniels recorded three tackles and one sack in Monday's 27-13 win over the Eagles. Daniels had one of his most complete games of the season Monday, notching his first sack in over three weeks and playing in 64 percent of defensive snaps. He'll look to continue this high level of play Sunday against the Texans.
Daniels recorded his second sack of the season in Sunday's loss to the Falcons. Daniels' play has been superb this season, and he has played a key role in the Packers' success against opposing rushing attacks. However, that has not resulted in much in terms of fantasy production, as he sits with the two sacks but just 11 tackles (eight solo) through seven games.
Daniels (illness) made two solo tackles in Thursday's preseason game against the 49ers. Daniels missed a day of practice last week with an illness, but he ailment did not prevent him from taking the field last week. Daniels will head into the regular season as the Packers' top defensive lineman.
Daniels dealt with an illness at Tuesday's practice, Rob Demovsky of ESPN reports. Daniels is listed as the starting defensive tackle on the Packers' official depth chart. It remains to be seen exactly what illness Daniels is dealing with at the present time, so any speculation on the matter is trivial.