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Eric Ebron's confidence could help him in second year with Lions
Eric Ebron channeled Muhammad Ali. One of the greatest talkers and most loquacious athletes in sports history, "I'm a bad man." In explaining why he'll...

Detroit Lions looking for Eric Ebron to start stringing good practices together
Eric Ebron's season isn't going to be defined by his performance in one practice. The dropped passes during an OTA session in May will be...

Lions TE Eric Ebron moving past disappointing rookie campaign
Detroit Lions fans must hate hindsight because it's 20/20 when it comes to last year's draft and tight end Eric Ebron. And when you take...

Eric Ebron on 'bust' label: Your opinions don't mean anything to me
Many Detroit Lions supporters were skeptical of Eric Ebron from the moment he was drafted. It wasn't really Ebron's fault. They were just reacting to...

Eric Ebron heeding advice after humbling rookie season
Humbling. That’s the word Eric Ebron used Wednesday to describe his rookie season. Ebron walked into Allen Park with a ton of confidence and lofty...

Detroit Lions TE Eric Ebron lashes out at critics via Twitter
Haters are going to hate. Eric Ebron is learning that in his first Lions' offseason. Social media makes it easy for fans disappointed with Ebron's...

Lions anticipate 'significant rise' in Eric Ebron's play
We might have identified the man who will be the Detroit Lions' proverbial offseason hype bunny: Eric Ebron. Coach Jim Caldwell said he sees big...

Lions' Eric Ebron wins over Matt Stafford's fiancee with wedding gift
Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron recently decided to get the attention of teammate Matt Stafford through the quarterback's fiancee. And it was a landslide...

'Financial Football': Lions' Eric Ebron jumps into game
Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron admitted that as a college student he could spend money as easily as anyone else on shoes and shirts...

Lions' Eric Ebron pumped for 2015, says he can dominate
Eric Ebron is ready to dominate. After a rookie season in which high expectations went largely unmet for the 10th overall draft pick, the Lions'...

Lions' Eric Ebron knows he 'overhyped' rookie season
Soon after Eric Ebron was picked 10th overall by the Detroit Lions last May, the newbie tight end turned heads by comparing himself to Jimmy...

Two Tar Heels go in first round of SI's 2014 NFL Draft re-do
UNC had two players go in the first round of Sports Illustrated’s 2014 NFL Draft repick. Eric Ebron stayed in the first round after an...

Lions, Ebron expect better production in future
When the Lions drafted Eric Ebron last May, they expected the 10th overall pick to make an immediate impact. During the course of this season,...

Eric Ebron has no complaints about rookie season
Eric Ebron ended the regular season catching 25 passes for 248 yards with one touchdown and a long of 22 yards. He added three more...

Breakin’ It Down: Quick Lane Bowl
Marquise Williams will find his footing again and have another big-time game through the air and on the ground to lead the Tar Heels to...

North Carolina quarterback reaches higher level
Marquise Williams gives credit to Lions rookie tight end and former Tar Heels teammate Eric Ebron for his successful comeback. "When everything went wrong, I...

Tar Heels go bowling with ex-teammate Eric Ebron
Marquise Williams couldn't wait to see his friend again once UNC's plane flew into Detroit. The Tar Heels' quarterback eagerly awaited a night of festivities...

Tar Heels hope to hang with Eric Ebron in Detroit
The Tar Heels get to play at Eric Ebron's house — well, it’s more like North Carolina will run around against Rutgers in the yard...

Eric Ebron turns heads with devastating block against Minnesota Vikings
Eric Ebron understands the outside perception is he can't block, cracking a joke about it when asked for an interview after the game. But he's...

Fedora: 'You're starting to see the real Eric Ebron'
What do Kyle Fuller and Johnthan Banks have in common? They are two of the NFL's up-and-coming corners. And they were both posterized by Eric...

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