Mike Daniels - Biography

Last Modified: Oct 30, 2022

Mike Daniels
Profession: Football player
Best Known For: Green Bay Packers (football team)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : May 5, 1989 (age 34)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Michael Wayne Daniels Jr.
Birth Place: Stratford, New Jersey, USA
Horoscope: Taurus
Father's Name: Michael Wayne Daniels Sr.
Mother's Name: Carlene Daniels
Siblings: 1

Sean Daniels (younger brother)

High School: Highland Regional High School
University: University of Iowa
Ethnicity: African-American
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: July 12, 2014
Wife's Name: Heaven Daniels
Children: 5

2 sons
3 daughters

Body Measurements

Height: 1.83 meter (6 feet 0 inch)
Weight: 141 kg (310.85 lb)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Mike Daniels?

Mike Daniels is a football player by profession and American by nationality. He is a defensive end and a free agent, having played for Iowa Hawkeyes and Green Bay Packers.

Mike Daniels – Bio, Age, Parents, Siblings

Mike Daniels’ birth took place on May 5, 1989, in Stratford, New Jersey, USA. He was born Michael Wayne Daniels Jr. to his father Michael Wayne Daniels Sr. and his mother Carlene Daniels.

He is not the only child of his parents and has a younger sibling- a brother named Sean Daniels, who is also an American football player.

young Mike Daniels (Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Mike Daniels attended Highland Regional High School. After graduation, he enrolled at the University of Iowa for a major in sociology.

His ethnicity is African-American.

Mike Daniels – Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Mike Daniels married his longtime girlfriend Heaven Daniels on July 12, 2014. The couple had first met while he was studying at the University of Iowa. He and his wife have five children together- two sons, a daughter, and their fourth child, a girl, was born in September 2018 while their fifth child, a daughter, was born in September 2020.

Their first three children were born on August 3. Currently, the couple is living together without rumors of extra-marital affairs and divorce.

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Mike Daniels, Heaven Daniels in 2019 (Instagram)

Mike Daniels – Career

Early Career

While a student in high school he played running back and defensive tackle. In his second year, he had 41 tackles and six sacks, in his junior year he had 84 tackles and nine sacks and in his senior year, he had 97 tackles and 12 sacks. 

At the University of Iowa, Mike Daniels played for the Iowa Hawkeyes. He was redshirted during his first year there and in the second year, he played in all 13 games. In their junior year, he played in every game, of which he started eight.

In his senior year, he started all 13 games at defensive tackle and led the team in tackles for loss and sacks.

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Mike Daniels (Today's TMJ4)

Professional Career

Mike Daniels was selected in the fourth round and 132nd overall of the 2012 draft by the Green Bay Packers. In 2012, which is his rookie season, he played in 14 games. In 2013 Mike Daniels played in 16 games, and in 2014 in 16 games. 

He signed a 4-year contract extension worth $42 million on December 14, 2015, with  Green Bay Packers. After seven seasons with the  Green Bay Packers, he was released on July 24, 2019.

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Mike Daniels’ stats for the regular NFL seasons, from 2012 to 2018, are 102 GP, 72 GS, 225 Total, 154 Solo, 71 Ast, 29.0 Sck, 1 Int.

Mike Daniels – Net Worth, Salary

His net worth and annual salary are under review and will soon be updated.

Mike Daniels – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media, Mike Daniels is active on Instagram and Twitter with thousands of followers. However, he is absent from Facebook.

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