The Hamilton Tiger-Cats announced the football club has re-signed Canadian defensive back Mike Daly.
Daly, 29, played in all 18 regular-season games with three starts at safety for the Tiger-Cats in 2019, finishing 10th in the Canadian Football League in special teams tackles (18) while also registering 16 defensive tackles, one interception, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery, and one pass knockdown.
The 6-1, 189-pound native of Kitchener, Ontario also suited up in both of Hamilton’s playoff games, including the 107th Grey Cup in Calgary.
.@TicatsInsurance Player Transaction Alert:
We've re-signed defensive back Mike Daly (@DalyNews8).
— Hamilton Tiger-Cats (@Ticats) December 30, 2019
In 87 career CFL games with 29 starts at safety over six seasons with the Tiger-Cats (2014-19), Daly has registered 93 defensive tackles, 49 special teams tackles, eight interceptions, one quarterback sack, two forced fumbles, and 12 pass knockdowns.
The McMaster University product has played in two Grey Cup games with the Tiger-Cats (2014, 2019) and was the team’s 2018 nominee for the CFL’s Jake Gaudaur Veterans’ Award for strength, perseverance, courage, comradeship, and contribution to Canadian communities.