Tony McDaniel
Tony McDaniel
34-Year-Old Defensive TackleDT
 Free Agent  
Free Agent
2019 Fantasy Outlook
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$Released by the Saints in February of 2018.
Released by Saints
DTFree Agent
February 7, 2018
McDaniel (leg) was released by the Saints on Monday, Herbie Teope of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.
ANALYSIS
McDaniel was set to become an unrestricted free agent in March anyway, so it seems that the team has simply informed him that it doesn't plan on bringing him back for another season. The 33-year-old will thus get a head start in finding a new home for the 2018 campaign, assuming he wants to continue playing.
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McDaniel is a somewhat anonymous yet key part of the defensive line rotation. He was one of the league's better defensive tackles last season (53 tackles, two sacks), but this season will move to the outside to replace Red Bryant as the "5-technique" run-stuffing defensive end. At 6-7, 305, McDaniel has the length and strength to be a force at one of the most important positions in the Seattle defense.
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McDaniel will add some bulk to the defensive line, but is far from a sure bet to make the team.
McDaniel will battle for a roster spot in training camp.
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Hits injured reserve
DTNew Orleans Saints
Leg
January 10, 2018
The Saints placed McDaniel on injured reserve Wednesday with a suspected leg injury, Herbie Teope of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.
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Heading to New Orleans
DTNew Orleans Saints
December 27, 2017
McDaniel signed a contract with the Saints on Wednesday, Herbie Teope of the The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.
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Released by San Francisco
DTFree Agent
November 13, 2017
The 49ers released McDaniel on Monday.
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Signs with 49ers
DTSan Francisco 49ers
October 17, 2017
McDaniel signed with the 49ers on Tuesday to fill the vacancy of Arik Armstead (hand), Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
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Returns to action Sunday
DTNew Orleans Saints
August 22, 2017
McDaniel (undisclosed) played 26 snaps in the Saints' preseason victory over the Chargers on Sunday, Larry Holder of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.
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