He played four years for the Wildcats at Northern Michigan and captured four letters while starting all 42 games in his career. Daniels was named to the First Team All-Conference as a senior. He went undrafted by the NFL in 2013 after completing his collegiate career in 2012. As a free agent, Daniels was signed immediately by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers where spent the entire 2013 season on their Practice Roster. He spent much of 2014 with the Bucs before being released at the end of Training Camp in August 2014.