Danny Vitale

Danny Vitale
No. 40Cleveland Browns
Position: Fullback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1994-10-23) October 23, 1994
Place of birth: Wheaton, Illinois
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 239 lb (108 kg)
Career information
High school: Wheaton-Warrenville (IL) South
College: Northwestern
NFL Draft: 2016 / Round: 6 / Pick: 197
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Dan "Danny" Michael Vitale III (born October 23, 1994) is an American football fullback for the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Northwestern. Vitale was selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the sixth round of the 2016 NFL Draft.

Professional career

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Vitale was selected by the Buccaneers in the sixth round of the 2016 NFL Draft.[1] He was released by the Buccaneers as part of final roster cuts on September 3, 2016,[2] and was claimed off waivers by the Buffalo Bills the next day,[3] but failed his physical examination, voiding the contract.[4] On September 10, 2016, he re-joined the Buccaneers as a member of their practice squad.[5]

Cleveland Browns

Vitale was signed off the Buccaneers' practice squad by the Cleveland Browns on October 14, 2016.[6]


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