'Respect' among reasons Eric Ebron wasn't too mad with Vikings shutting him out
It wasn’t quite a first for Eric Ebron, but Thursday against Minnesota was definitely something he hasn’t been used to recently. Ebron has turned into...Saturday December 3, 2016Detroit Lions' Eric Ebron demonstrating some versatility
Versatility never is a bad thing in the NFL, and Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron has shown a flash of having a wider repertoire...Monday November 28, 2016Unpredictable Detroit Lions make Eric Ebron their play to win
It was second-and-goal from the 1-yard line as they trailed the 2-7 Jacksonville Jaguars by a field goal with 10 minutes to go, and the...Thursday November 24, 2016It took a little while, but Eric Ebron developing into Top 10 TE for Lions
After catching 25 passes for 248 yards as a rookie, Eric Ebron nearly doubled his production last season, catching 47 passes for 537 yards. In...Thursday November 10, 2016Lions' Eric Ebron living up to hype? ‘Not there yet, but he’s coming’
Even though Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron missed three games in October with knee and ankle injuries, this season appears to be his breakout...Tuesday November 8, 2016Eric Ebron to wear Marine-themed cleats Sunday to honor late grandfather
On Sunday, Eric Ebron will don custom cleats in honor of his grandfather, Oling Jackson, who served in three wars -- World War II, Korea...Saturday November 5, 2016Lions TE Eric Ebron gains new perspective after injury
Eric Ebron missed three games with the injury before finally returning to practice this week. He's on course to make his return Sunday against Houston...Saturday October 29, 2016Eric Ebron is off to a really good start for the Lions this season
Eric Ebron didn't have any drops in his final six games, and he's gone two games to open this season without one either. That's eight...Wednesday September 21, 2016Referees call penalty on Eric Ebron for faking Da'Norris Searcy out of his shoes
The Detroit Lions were in perfect position to score a touchdown after a pass interference penalty gave them first-and-goal on the 1-yard line against the...Sunday September 18, 2016Eric Ebron looking like a red-zone weapon for Lions
Eric Ebron took a month off with an ankle injury, which makes it easy to forget just how good he was before the injury. But...Sunday September 18, 2016Detroit Lions' Eric Ebron, on himself: 'We got a great tight end'
Tight end Eric Ebron was emerging as a red-zone threat last season, scoring touchdowns in each of the Detroit Lions' first two games before he...Monday September 12, 2016Todd Gurley trash talks Eric Ebron via twitter
As the 2016 College Football season gets rolling, NFL players are taking the time to give their take on their alma mater's upcoming game. When...Saturday September 3, 2016Eric 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, 2016