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Danny
O'Brien
#2 Quarterback
Danny
O'Brien
#2 Quarterback
Height 6'3
Weight 220 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1990-09-26 (29)
Born Minneapolis, MN
School Catawba
Status AMER
Completions 14
Attempts 30
Yards 110
Touchdowns 0

Born: September 26, 1990 – Minneapolis, Minnesota
Entering 2019Years as a Lion: 1st   Years in CFL: 6th   Status: International
Career Games: 81   Playoffs: 4    Grey Cup: 1 (2016 w/Ottawa)

 

Acquired:
Danny was signed as a free agent by the Lions in June 2019.

 

Image result for danny o'brien quarterbackHighlights:
20142018: Danny was most recently a member of the Edmonton Eskimos (’17-’18) and appeared in 36 games over two seasons in a back-up role to fellow pivot Mike Reilly. The Minnesota native was originally signed by the Ottawa RedBlacks in 2014 and dressed for 45 games behind Henry Burris and Trevor Harris over three seasons while enjoying a Grey Cup with Ottawa in 2016. Through 81 career games primarily in a back-up role, O’Brien has thrown for 704 yards and two touchdowns on 61 completions.

 

Image result for danny o'brien quarterbackCollege:
2010
2013: Danny began his collegiate playing days at Maryland where he appeared in 22 games over his final two years throwing for 4,086 yards and 29 touchdowns on 342 completions. He transferred to the University of Wisconsin in 2012 and appeared in seven games throwing for 523 yards and a major on 86 completions. After one season with the Badgers, Danny wrapped-up his college career at Catawba College in 2013 where he racked-up 2,490 yards and 15 touchdowns on 248 completions.

Seasons

Passing

YEAR TEAM GP COMP ATT YDS TD INT AVG
2014
OTT 9 29 54 421 2 5 7.8
2015
OTT 3 16 22 98 0 0 4.5
2016
OTT 3 12 26 141 0 2 5.4
2018
EDM 2 4 5 44 0 1 8.8
2019
BC 4 14 30 110 0 1 3.7
Total
21 75 137 814 2 9 5.9

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2014
OTT 18 5 10 0 2.0 3
2015
OTT 18 1 2 0 2.0 2
2016
OTT 9 6 14 0 2.3 6
2017
EDM 18 0 0 0 0.0 0
2018
EDM 18 1 1 0 1.0 1
2019
BC 16 12 25 2 2.1 4
Total
97 25 52 2 2.1 6

Game Log

Passing

DATE WEEK OPP COMP ATT YDS TD INT AVG
07-27
7 SSK 0 2 0 0 0 0.0
09-21
15 OTT 0 2 0 0 0 0.0
10-05
17 TOR 2 3 7 0 0 2.3
10-12
18 EDM 12 23 103 0 1 4.5
Total
14 30 110 0 1 1.7

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-15
1 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
06-21
2 EDM 0 0 0 0.0 0
06-29
3 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-06
4 TOR 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-11
5 EDM 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-20
6 SSK 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-27
7 SSK 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-10
9 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-15
10 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-24
11 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-06
13 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-13
14 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-21
15 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-28
16 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-05
17 TOR 10 20 2 2.0 4
10-12
18 EDM 2 5 0 2.5 3
Total
12 25 2 2.3 7