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OTAs Preview: In Search of the Next Daniels

OTAs Preview: In Search of the Next Daniels

Mike Daniels had a breakout season in 2013; which players could be poised to follow suit in 2014? With OTAs starting this week, we examine some of the possibilities.

The latest poster boy for the Green Bay Packers' draft-and-develop method of building a team is Mike Daniels. As a rookie fourth-round pick in 2012, Daniels had two sacks and 19 tackles in 14 games. As a second-year player in 2013, Daniels had 6.5 sacks and 37 tackles in 16 games to emerge as one of ProFootballFocus.com's "Secret Superstars and one of the league's most impactful interior...

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