Deutsche in der NFL 2007/2008

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Deutsche in der NFL 2007/2008

Beitrag von IcedevilHH81 » 12. August 2007 04:56

Ulrich Winkler hat (soeben) im NFL Vorbereitungsspiel der Titans gegen die Redskins seinen ersten Sack gemacht!
Er wurde von den Kommentatoren als Arbeitstier gelobt!

PRO: Winkler was signed by the Titans on July 26, 2007 and will spend the 2007 season on the Titans’ practice squad ...He spent three seasons with NFL Europa’s Frankfurt Galaxy, recording 20 tackles and 4.5 sacks in 2007...Reassigned to the Galaxy after originally joining the Rhein Fire in 2005...Winkler spent the 2006 NFL season with the Cleveland Browns.

AMATEUR: In 2004, played defensive end for the German senior football team after spending time with the German junior team.

• Played for the Munich Cowboys at defensive end from 1999-02, beginning at age 16.

PERSONAL: Single, splits time between Nashville and Munich, Germany.

• Enjoys working out, watching DVDs and spending time with his friends and girlfriend.

• Made his first visit to the United States for an international player mini camp in February of 2005.

• Born Ulrich Winkler on January 4, 1984 in Munich, Germany.
What he missed were those other guys looking back at him in the huddle. Those 11 guys, everyone of em seeing things the same way. All of them looking downfield together...thats what he missed. (Tony D’Amato (Al Pacino) in - On Any Given Sunday)