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Dan Pettinato

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TRANSACTIONS: Signed with the Houston Texans as a rookie free agent on May 8, 2015.
TRANSACTIONS: Signed with the Houston Texans as a rookie free agent on May 8, 2015.

2016 (Houston 0/0, 0/0): 
Waived on Sept. 3 after spending training camp with the Texans
Signed to the practice squad on Oct. 5
Spent Weeks 5-17 and the postseason on the Texans practice squad

2015 (Houston 0/0):
Spent the entire season on the Texans practice squad

Played in 14 games as a senior in 2014, racking up 45 total tackles (4.5 for loss), four sacks, and two forced fumbles
Recovered a fumble and returned it 32 yards for a touchdown against Utah in 2014
Played in 10 games on the defensive line in 2013, after missing the first three games while recovering from a knee injury, and totaled 10 tackles, including a sack for a loss of eight yards
Played in 11 games with four starts at defensive end and five starts at defensive tackle
Tallied 34 tackles (22 solo), 1.5 tackles for a loss, two passes broken up, and one recovered fumble in 2012
Played in 12 games with three starts in 2011, totaling 16 tackles (8 solo) and 1.5 TFLS
Redshirted in 2010

Nevada Union HS
PrepStar All-West
Delta Valley Conference Player of the Year after he led the Nevada Union Miners to an undefeated 5-0 record in league play
2009 Sacramento Bee All-Metro First-Team nods as an all-purpose player for head coach Dave Humphers
All-Sac-Joaquin  Section  First-Team  honors  as  selected  by  the  National  Football Foundation Sacramento Valley chapter
Earned NU’s Jim Brown Award as team MVP
Club won the division championship at 13-1, finishing in Cal-Hi Sports Top 20
Had two TD catches and two sacks in the quarterfinal vs. Sheldon
Logged 35 catches for 700 yards and eight touchdowns at tight end, with five sacks to go along with 87 tackles at defensive end his senior year
As a junior, he had 64 tackles and eight sacks, earning Sac Bee Honorable Mention All-Metro honors as DL
Played forward on the Miners’ basketball squad
Majored in sports and society

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