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Danieal Manning has a visit with the Chiefs lined up

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Safety Danieal Manning wasn’t too upset when the Texans released him on Monday and part of the reason for that may be the quick signs from other teams of interest in his services.

As reported late Monday night, Manning is visiting the Bengals on Tuesday and, barring agreement on a contract, he’ll follow that up with a trip to visit with another 2013 AFC playoff squad. During an appearance on Sirius XM NFL Radio with Rich Gannon and Bruce Murray, Manning said that he’s scheduled to travel to Kansas City to meet with the Chiefs on Thursday.

The Chiefs have a hole next to Eric Berry at safety after watching Kendrick Lewis sign in Houston that Manning could fill if he winds up on their roster. Manning started every game he’s played for the Bears and Texans over the last three seasons, but missed 10 games last season because of injury. It would still be a spot for the Chiefs to look to bolster in the draft, but the need to find an immediate starter would be lessened if Manning comes aboard.

Manning also said during the interview that it would be fun to play for the Cowboys after rooting for them while he was growing up, but there’s no sign that Dallas is in the mix with the two AFC clubs.

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5 Responses to “Danieal Manning has a visit with the Chiefs lined up”
  1. lenbias34pt says: Apr 1, 2014 2:55 PM

    As mentioned before:

    Ravens need a FS.

    Kubiak is now on the Raven staff.

    IF Baltimore ask to have him in for a visit than his X coach likes him and thus we have to think the young man is worthy……IF not, he probably close to just playing out the string.

    I’m not saying Baltimore gets him or he sux, i’m just saying i’d be happier if i was a Chief fan if Baltimore showed interest.

    It only makes sense…..which i know often won’t float here ; )

  2. raiderapologist says: Apr 1, 2014 3:08 PM

    The Chiefs are looking at a 31 year old player? What will slick50iq have to say about that?

  3. afcdomination says: Apr 1, 2014 3:59 PM

    since they missed sanders, it is obvious WR is rd 1 or 3 for this team. they need a slot guy and another legitimate threat. its likely at 23 they can get a better WR fit than S fit. they like commings and Abdullah, manning would simply be for ST and back up the safety group

  4. darocnessmonsta says: Apr 1, 2014 4:25 PM

    Of course the Cowboys think they are fine at safety with Wilcox qho is going on his third yr at playing safety full time so well be at the bottom half again in pass defense cause they wont do the tight thing and sign him geez and he wants to play there prolly get a great yr out of him

  5. secretbonus1 says: Apr 1, 2014 6:53 PM

    That’d be a scary thought having D Manning on the Chiefs Defense.

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