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OTAs Chat: CB Danieal Manning

CB Danieal Manning (Jonathan Daniel/Getty)

Danieal Manning had an up-and-down initial two years with the Chicago Bears, but he found a role last season as a nickel back and kick returner. Is his career as a safety officially over? Here's what the speedster had to say following Wednesday's OTA workout in this exclusive interview.

John Crist: You're now a fourth-year pro in the NFL, which is quite experienced for a return man. Why do you think punt and kick returners have such a short shelf life in this league, and why is it usually rookies and second-year players doing that job? Danieal Manning: Because by that time, guys look around at the – I don't want to say the money situation. Most guys, when they play that long... Recommended Stories