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New Orleans Saints TE Jimmy Graham is on a record setting pace during the 2011 regular season. Saints QB Drew Brees might set the single season passing yardage record this season and his tight end is one of the beneficiaries of his prolific passing. Jimmy Graham is averaging 87 yards per game in receptions and that average is putting him on pace to find his way in the NFL record books. In 1980, TE Kellen Winslow revolutionized his position in the NFL. The high flying Chargers offense, led by QB Dan Fouts threw the ball around the field like no other team of their era and just like Jimmy Graham, Kellen Winslow benefitted from the aerial attack. In 1980, Winslow set the NFL single season receiving yardage record for tight ends with 1,290 yards. Despite some very skilled tight ends which followed Winslow, his record still stands….for now. Jimmy Graham is a tight end in the new mold of the position. 6’6″ 260 pounds, speedy and highly athletic. In 2010, the New Orleans Saint...

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