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ERIC EBRON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Golden Tate expects TE Eric Ebron to have ‘a big year’ for Detroit Lions

Detroit Lions receiver Golden Tate expects big things from second-year tight end Eric Ebron in 2015. Ebron was one of the most hyped offensive prospects to come out of the 2014 NFL draft. Many experts compared him to San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis, thanks to his outstanding combination of size (6-foot-4, 250 pounds), speed and athleticism. As a rookie in 2014, Ebron showed...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions TE Eric Ebron looks faster, more comfortable in Year 2

Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron was the subject of much criticism as a rookie. After the Lions selected him 10th overall in the 2014 NFL Draft, fans were disappointed that Ebron produced less than 250 receiving yards during his first professional season.This season will be huge for Ebron, as he continues his fight against the dreaded "draft bust" label. Recently, in a Twitter...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Eric Ebron looking to quiet critics

When the Detroit Lions took Eric Ebron with the 10th pick in the 2014 NFL Draft many Lions fans were skeptical of the pick. Billed as the next Jimmy Graham, Ebron had a very quiet first season, he is looking to improve in 2015. According to Joe Lombardi,the former New Orleans quarterback coach who was hired to be Detroit’s offensive coordinator. “They’re not exactly the...
Via EndZoneScore
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Defending Eric Ebron

Here we are. In the months of early summer without football. At the halfway point between February’s Super Bowl and the first game of the season in September. Detroit Lions fans will have various players to look forward to when the 2015 season starts. One of those behemoths of hope will be Eric Ebron. The Lions drafted Ebron with their 10th overall pick in last year’s draft....
Via isportsweb.com
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Eric Ebron says he's 'zombified' by mental side of game

Detroit Lions first round tight end Eric Ebron had his sights set on providing a big impact right out of the gate after claiming to have broken through the rookie wall back in August. But after another month of preparing and learning various roles in Joe Lombardi’s offense, Ebron now says he feels “zombified” by the mental aspect of the game. “You start to get zombified...
Via Gridiron Grit
October 03, 2014  |  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...
Via isportsweb.com
September 01, 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...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
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...
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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