Daniels missed a day of practice last week with an illness, but the ailment did not prevent him from taking the field last week. Daniels will head into the regular season as the
Daniels is listed as the starting defensive tackle on the
Mike Daniels finished the 2015 season with 49 tackles (27 solo), four sacks, one forced fumble and one interception.
Daniels has found a home as the Green Bay Packers ' starting defensive end in Dom Capers' 3-4 defense, recording a career high in tackles in 2015. Although the soon-to-be fifth-year player has seen his sack numbers decline in each of the last two seasons, he remains a vital part of Green Bay's run-stopping front. Unfortunately, Daniels' numbers will always be a bit tapered since his position in the 3-4 is often tasked with occupying blockers and allowing others to make tackles.
Mike Daniels (groin) is listed as active Sunday against the Vikings, Duke Bobber of the Green Bay Packers ' official site reports.
Fulfilling his role as a space eater on the Packers' defensive front, Daniels will play a large role in the fortunes of Adrian Peterson in the season finale. In their first matchup of the season, Daniels helped contain Peterson to 13 runs for 45 yards and one touchdown.
Mike Daniels (groin) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Vikings.
Daniels sat out the first two practices of the week with his groin injury, but he gave himself a shot to play in Week 17 by getting in a limited session Friday. The Green Bay Packers will be counting on his services facing Minnesota's Adrian Peterson, who leads the league in rushing after 16 weeks.
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|2013||Green Bay Packers||16||23||17.0||6||6.5||0||0||0.0||0||0||0|
|2014||Green Bay Packers||16||41||29.0||12||5.5||0||0||0.0||0||0||0|
|2015||Green Bay Packers||16||49||27.0||22||4||1||6||6.0||6||0||2|
|2016||Green Bay Packers||6||10||7.0||3||1||0||0||0.0||0||0||1|
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|2013||Green Bay Packers||16||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2014||Green Bay Packers||16||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2015||Green Bay Packers||16||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0|
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