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It is his time to shine.
2011 saw far too much of a Pro Bowler stuck in the trenches blocking for an inept offensive line. Quite a waste of talent. Kellen Winslow helps Zach Miller's cause in multiple ways.
For one, Winslow is an experienced veteran, who will be 29 when the season rolls around. This means that he can block well. If Winslow is on the field with Miller, he can be the extra man in the trenches while Miller can fill holes in the secondary.
Conversely, Miller's blocking will allow Winslow to be a threat through the air. Winslow has averaged 73 receptions over the past three seasons. Quite clearly, Winslow can find his holes in a zone as well.
Look for this tight end duo to be especially effective in the play-action offense. An extra blocker is extremely beneficial when it comes to misdirection plays, and while one picks up a backside rusher, the other can slip into the flat to really do some damage in the passing game.
With this new addition, Darrell Bevell can draw up plenty of effective pass plays.