Eric Ebron returns to Detroit Lions practice
Eric Ebron is close to playing football again. The tight end returned to Detroit Lions practice Tuesday -- on a very limited basis -- 17...Wednesday August 24, 2016Detroit Lions' Eric Ebron moving pretty well after ankle injury scare
Eric Ebron walked out of the Detroit Lions' training facility about a half-hour into Monday's practice with only a slight limp in his step. Neither...Tuesday August 9, 2016Detroit Lions' Eric Ebron carted off Ford Field with leg injury
The Detroit Lions suffered a potentially devastating injury in their annual mock game today when third-year tight end Eric Ebron had to be carted off...Saturday August 6, 2016Big Quinshad Davis hopes to fill void in Lions’ WR group
When he arrived for rookie minicamp, Quinshad Davis struggled more than some of the other receivers with the acclimation process, but with each practice, he’s...Wednesday August 3, 2016Understanding Lions TE Eric Ebron through the context of Muhammed Ali
One of Eric Ebron's biggest idols is Muhammed Ali. He feels a kinship to the late heavyweight champion because his grandfather was afflicted by Parkinson's...Sunday July 31, 2016Camp helps Lions' Eric Ebron 'show love to my hometown'
If today's camp was any indication, Eric Ebron hasn't forgotten where he came from. In fact, Greensboro means so much to the Smith High School...Saturday July 16, 2016Detroit Lions TE Eric Ebron seeks bigger role on offense
Eric Ebron had the biggest game of his life — eight catches for 199 yards and a touchdown — three years ago as a junior...Sunday June 26, 2016Most Revered Name in Kenan Stadium History?
Charlie Justice was the most loved. Lawrence Taylor and Julius Peppers were the most feared. Dré Bly had the knack, Eric Ebron the smile and...Tuesday June 21, 2016Kevin Reddick bringing NFL buddies to local football camp
Kevin Reddick, a member of the Buffalo Bills, is bringing back the Kevin Reddick Football Camp at New Bern High School on Saturday. Reddick will...Friday June 17, 2016Will UNC Have a 1,000 Yard Receiver in 2016?
UNC has not had a 1000 yard receiver during the Larry Fedora era. Eric Ebron came close in 2013 with 973 yards. Quinshad Davis in...Friday June 10, 2016Lions’ Ebron: It’s time to ‘be great’
Despite being 23 years old and having two years NFL experience, Eric Ebron is on the receiving end of a nasty label. Impatient fans didn’t...Friday May 27, 2016NFL Draft: UNC among top talent producers
T6. North Carolina: 5 First Round NFL Draft Picks Since 2011 - Jonathan Cooper headlines the group with a No. 7 selection in 2013 followed...Wednesday April 27, 2016Eric Ebron presents gift to military family from Operation Homefront
Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron got out of the conditioning room Tuesday to participate in a surprise presentation for a Michigan military family. Ebron...Thursday April 21, 2016Eric Ebron doing some creative training with Lions closely watching his third year
Eric Ebron has done some growing up, recognizing he didn't properly prepare for his rookie season and fell behind. Ebron vowed to return an even...Tuesday March 1, 2016Lions’ Ebron on verge of watershed season
Eric Ebron nearly doubled his rookie production in his second season, finishing 2015 with 47 catches for 537 yards and five touchdowns. If wide receiver...Friday February 26, 2016Tony Gonzalez: Time for Lions' Eric Ebron to make good
Tony Gonzalez doesn't know Eric Ebron, but watching the Detroit Lions tight end from afar, he can tell that there's something amiss. "I don’t know...Thursday February 11, 2016Eric Ebron jabs new Lions TE coach Al Golden on day of his hiring
On Monday, the Detroit Lions hired former Miami Hurricanes coach Al Golden to coach the team's tight ends. After hearing about the news, Lions tight...Tuesday February 2, 2016Eric Ebron sees improvement, aims for more consistency
Second-year tight end Eric Ebron was asked to sum up his 2015 season in one word during locker clean out day last week. “Improved,” he...Thursday January 14, 2016Lions TE Eric Ebron plans to auction off Christmas-themed cleats for charity
Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron was fined for wearing Christmas-themed cleats on Monday Night Football in New Orleans. Now he’s planning on auctioning off...Sunday January 3, 2016Lions' Eric Ebron says he'll be better in third year
Eric Ebron is far from a finished product. He knows that. But with his second NFL season almost in the books, the Detroit Lions tight...Saturday January 2, 2016