Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 5/21/12
The Seahawks.com website is reporting the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have traded Kellen Winslow for an undisclosed 2013 pick to the Seattle Seahawks.Per ProFootballTalk.comWinslow, the sixth overall pick in the 2004 draft, becomes the seventh tight end on the team’s roster. With the departure of John Carlson via free agency, Winslow could end up being the starter.Per a league source, the Seahawks made the deal without Winslow renegotiating a contract that pays him a base salary of $3.3 million in 2012. Per Seahawks.com The Seahawks scratched their itch for another tight end today when they traded for Kellen Winslow, who averaged 73 receptions the past three seasons for the Buccaneers.In exchange for Winslow, the Seahawks traded an undisclosed conditional pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.The Seahawks have been looking for a tight end to complement Zach Miller since John Carlson signed with the Vikings in free agency. Miller was signed in free agency last summer.The 6-foot-4, 240-pound Winslow was
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