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Eric Ebron won’t miss a game for the birth of his son

The topic of NFL players missing games for the birth of a child has been controversial for decades, at least since the Houston Oilers threatened to fine and suspend offensive lineman David Williams for missing a game after the birth of his first child in 1993. In the opinion of Lions tight end Eric Ebron,…
Via Pro Football Talk
6 days ago

Eric Ebron explains why he would never buy Lonzo Ball shoes

As an avid sneakerhead, there are very few shoes out there that Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron won’t buy. But he recently found a pair he wants nothing to do with, and you can probably guess which pair that is.On Tuesday, Ebron told reporters he would “never” consider buying a pair of Lonzo Ball’s new shoes, the ZO2.“I would never purchase those shoes,” Ebron said...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Eric Ebron says he felt ‘beat up’ last season

When the Lions picked up Eric Ebron’s option for the 2018 season, it likely was met with a collective groan from Lions fans.The tight end hasn’t quite performed to the level of a No. 10 overall draft pick, especially one who was drafted two spots before Odell Beckham Jr. in 2014. Ebron caught a career-high 61 passes in 2016, but scored just two touchdowns and dropped seven passes...
Via The Sports Daily
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions TE Eric Ebron carted off field in training after leg injury

Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron was expected to break out in a major way this year, but he may not get the chance after being carted off the field during Saturday’s practice. Eric Ebron carted off the field at Lions practice after grabbing the back of his lower right leg A video posted by Dave Birkett (@davebirkett) on Aug 6, 2016 at 9:20am PDT It was later...
Via Sportsnaut
August 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Eric Ebron surprised Lions are 0-3 because of ‘how great we are’

Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron is shocked that his team is winless through three games. He doesn’t understand how the Lions could possibly be 0-3 because he sees how “great” his team looks in practice every week. Speaking after Week 3’s 24-12 loss to the Denver Broncos on "Sunday Night Football," Ebron expressed his dismay at the ill fortunes befallen Detroit in the...
Via Sportsnaut
September 28, 2015  |  Discuss

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...
September 01, 2014  |  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

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...
Via cover32 - Lions
July 21, 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. ...
Via cover32 - Lions
June 09, 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...
Via cover32 - Lions
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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