Mike Daniels knows full well that the development of first-round pick Kenny Clark and fourth-round pick Dean Lowry will be critical. He wasted no time in delivering that message.
GM Ted Thompson's worst position group has been the defensive line. And yet the Packers will need two draft picks to be major contributors on a paper-thin defensive line.
Given the uncertainty of the defensive line, more will be demanded of Mike Daniels. He'll be ready for the challenge.
The Green Bay Packers' defensive line was left reeling with B.J. Raji’s decision to not play, Mike Pennel’s four-game suspension and the surprising release of Josh Boyd. Plus, Datone Jones will be moonlighting at outside linebacker. That puts a lot of pressure on first-round pick Kenny Clark and fourth-round pick Dean Lowry to become immediate contributors. Maybe that’s the one advantage of the five-game preseason.
For the first time, Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Mike Daniels was listed among NFL Network's Top 100 Players of 2016.
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February 5, 2016
The Packers' best defensive unit was led by standout Mike Daniels and veteran B.J. Raji. Raji and Letroy Guion, however, are headed to free agency.
January 25, 2016
Mike Daniels was rewarded with a $42 million contract extension on Monday. Given his arduous path to the NFL, don't expect Daniels to change his ways.
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