|Date of birth:||January 4, 1984|
|Place of birth:||Munich, Germany|
|Height:||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Weight:||265 lb (120 kg)|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career NFL statistics|
In 2006, Winkler was participated in the NFL International Development Practice Squad Program and spent the season on the Cleveland Browns' practice squad.
Winkler spent the 2007 season as the international practice squad player for the Tennessee Titans. He recorded a sack in a preseason game against the Washington Redskins. After the season, he was signed to a future contract in 2008. He was placed on season-ending injured reserve in July.
He was released on June 16, 2009.