Mike Daniels is a defensive tackle for the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the Iowa Hawkeyes and was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the 2012 NFL Draft. As Pro Bowler in 2017, Daniels was listed on the NFL Top 100 list from 2016 to 2018 with the Packers.
Mike Daniels was born in Stratford, New Jersey to Carlene and Michael Daniels. His younger brother, Sean Daniels, also plays professional football. In high school, Mike played football as well as wrestling. During these years, he gravitated towards Anime because it was different and gave him something to be proud of as well. Daniels appreciates a variety of Anime, however, his favorite show is Dragon Ball Z. Mike has been included in numerous interviews and a documentary on Anime streaming service, Crunchyroll, for his love of Anime. Additionally, he is featured in a special ESPN write up for his cosplay at Comic-Con. Mike has not only influenced his parents but also his wife, Heaven Daniels, and four children who have become avid watchers, enjoying various shows. Mike is excited to further explore the Anime world.