Camp 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, 2016Lions' Eric Ebron refused Julius Peppers jersey swap after Hail Mary loss
Lions tight end Eric Ebron planned to swap jerseys with Julius Peppers after the Packers' Week 13 game in Detroit. The two former University of...Sunday December 27, 2015Lions' Eric Ebron battles through illness, fatigue to turn in one of his best games
Eric Ebron spent most of the past couple days bed-ridden with an illness. His stomach was all over the place. He was having trouble keeping...Tuesday December 22, 2015Eric Ebron ready for an increased role
Eric Ebron’s role in the Detroit Lions' offense over the last three games of the season will take a significant uptick after the news Monday...Tuesday December 15, 2015As the drops mount, Lions TE Eric Ebron's role shrinks
Jim Caldwell wouldn't say the Detroit Lions have cut Eric Ebron's role the past couple weeks. He says it was just a matter of packages...Monday November 30, 2015Giovani Bernard, Eric Ebron to return to Chapel Hill
Two of the more productive Tar Heels in the Larry Fedora era at UNC will return to Chapel Hill this weekend. Giovani Bernard and Eric...Friday November 6, 2015