By: WCTV Eyewitness Sports
August 1, 2018
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- Former Lincoln High School and University of South Florida quarterback B.J. Daniels has been hired by Leon High School as the Lions' quarterback coach.
“Coach Daniels is a class young man, who happens to have a tremendous football background," said Leon athletic director Mark Feely. "I believe he has been a wonderful community role model and will have the opportunity to make a remarkable impression on our student-athletes.”
Daniels totaled 8,433 passing yards, 77 touchdowns (52 passing, 25 rushing) and 39 interceptions in his four years with the Bulls.
He was drafted in 2013 by the San Francisco 49ers in the seventh round before spending time with, in some capacity, the Seattle Seahawks, Houston Texans, New York Giants, Chicago Bears and Atlanta Falcons.
Daniels signed a with the Canadian Football League's Saskatchewan Roughriders in May of this year.