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Is Detroit Lions Tight End Eric Ebron Worth Having On Your Fantasy Football Roster?

The article below was written by: numberFire. n fantasy football, opportunity is everything. More snaps means more opportunities, and more opportunities mean a better chance to score points. For owners of any Detroit Lions pass-catcher not named Calvin Johnson, life is tough. In the Lions’ first two games thus far, quarterback Matthew Stafford has targeted Johnson 24 times, or...
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Detroit Lions: Breaking down the 53-man roster

The Detroit Lions finalized their 53-man roster on Saturday just before the 4 p.m. deadline. It’s a harsh weekend for a lot of players in the NFL; many hopefuls have their lifelong dream snatched away from them. But this is the NFL, home to the most elite football talent in the world. Everyone knows how brutal the business is to crack into. Teams do what must to be done to get...
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Training camp update

The Detroit Lions completed their final practice before tonight’s preseason opener yesterday morning. Two long weeks of training camp is in the books, and the Lions get their first chance to knock pads against an opponent as the Cleveland Browns come to town. It’s finally football season again in Detroit and the Lions are ready to prove that last year’s collapse down the stretch...
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Eric Ebron will improve in training camp

Eric Ebron was drafted 10th overall as a first round draft pick by the Detroit Lions in this year’s 2014 draft. The controversy at that point had already begun, with complaints that improving the receiving depth was the least of the Lions’ worries for next season. Then camp started. Immediately the rookie was being scrutinized for dropping passes in practice while having a difficult...
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

The Eric Ebron effect: How will Detroit’s offense look in 2014?

It has been an offseason of change in Detroit, most notably with the hiring of Jim Caldwell and Joe Lombardi to coach the team and its offense in 2014 but also with a number of new pass catching weapons added to the mix as well. We’ve covered the offensive scheme that you can expect to be employed, but in short you’re going to see a West Coast based system that takes chances...
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July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions rookie Eric Ebron’s mind blown by his Madden rating

Next month EA Sports will release the 26th edition of its uber-popular football video game Madden. Even NFL players can’t seem to resist the allure of the game and they often have team tournaments to determine who is the best on the roster. Over the weekend EA Sports had some fun with the rookie class of 2014. They asked them what they thought their player rating should be, then...
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July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Eric Ebron didn’t tip the Valet driver and he made sure to let him know

This tweet came after the Detroit Lions posted an article in regards to Eric Ebron’s rookie goals. Well one of his rookie goals must have been to not tip his Valet driver. A Valet driver named Mohamed Almaweri posted this tweet yesterday after meeting Ebron. Then someone asked Mohamed what he was driven and Mohamed […] The post Eric Ebron didn’t tip the Valet driver and he...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Eric Ebron is struggling to learn the Detroit Lions new offense

The Detroit Lions drafted Eric Ebron with the 10th overall pick this year in the NFL Draft. A pick that high needs to make an immediate impact, and Ebron will be expected to start and help to move this offense forward towards the playoffs in 2014. Problem is he first has to learn how to play this style of offense. Ebron played in a “spread” style offense at North Carolina. ...
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June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Is there a tight end in 2015 better than Eric Ebron?

There are some pretty amazing tight ends in the 2015 NFL Draft, but are there any players more athletic than Eric Ebron? John Blair of Inside the War Room breaks down the top tight end prospects. What do you think, are there any better than Ebron? Top Senior Tight Ends Jeff Heuerman Ohio State 6-5 […] The post Is there a tight end in 2015 better than Eric Ebron? appeared first...
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June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions TE Eric Ebron not named top-10 in the NFL… yet

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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