TE Eric Ebron - Indianapolis Colts

6-4, 265Born: 4-10-1993College: North CarolinaDrafted: Round 1, pick 2014

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News you need to know

From the upgrade/downgrade report (Mon Oct 21): Ebron had maybe the play of his career on a one-handed touchdown that was originally ruled out of bounds and appeared to fully put his drops behind him in this one. He'll be a streamer with upside against Denver this week.

Week 8: vs Denver Broncos

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Detailed matchup analysis coming soon.

Recent Stats and Projections

4 vs OAK 27 1.0 48 1 0 10.8
5 at KC 27 1.0 8 0 0 0.8
7 vs HOU 32 4.0 70 1 0 13
8 vs DEN PROJ-Dodds * 3.0 * * * *
8 vs DEN PROJ-Tremblay * 2.9 * * * *

Weekly Performance vs TE 1, TE 12, TE 24

Percentile ranks

Eric Ebron's percentile rank in each category, among TE with more than 50 fantasy points.

Recent Game Summaries

2019 Week 7 vs HOU (5 / 4 / 70 / 1 rec)

Eric Ebron played his best game of the season against the Texans. Ebron came wide open running a quick out route and escaped downfield for 17 yards. Ebron made a catch crossing the middle of the field and hurdled a defender on his way to a 16 yard gain. Eric Ebron made a spectacular 1 handed catch in the back of the end zone for a 4 yard touchdown. Ebron not only had the ball stick to his hand like glue but showed amazing awareness and body control to get both feet in bounds. Ebron found a huge hole in the Texans' defense running a deep crossing route for a 33 yard catch and run.

2019 Week 5 vs KC (4 / 1 / 8 / 0 rec)

Eric Ebron's first target was intercepted as Brissett failed to see a defender underneath Ebron. Ebron had his second target in his hands for a potential 10 yard gain but had it knocked away as he went to the ground. Ebron made his first catch running a curl for 8 yards.

2019 Week 4 vs OAK (5 / 1 / 48 / 1 rec)

Eric Ebron dropped his first 3 targets in the first half and wasn't targeted again until the Colts final play. Ebron had a potential big play hit him in the hands and fall incomplete. Ebron had a defender closing in on him at full speed as he tried to secure the catch. Ebron's second target again hit him in the hands and fell incomplete. Ebron dropped his 3rd target running a slant over the middle. Ebron made his first and only catch on the Colts final offensive play of the game. Ebron crossed the middle of the field and secured a contested catch before racing to the end zone for a 48 yard touchdown.

2019 Week 3 vs ATL (4 / 3 / 47 / 0 rec)

Eric Ebron ran an in breaking route lined up as a wide receiver and converted a 3rd and 5 with a 9 yard gain. Ebron beat his man running a deep crossing route and caught a bullet from Brissett along the sideline for a 30 yard gain. Ebron drew a 13 yard pass interference penalty on 3rd and 9. Ebron made a catch in the flat and picked up 8 yards. Eric Ebron had one catchable downfield target go through his hands with a defender in tight coverage.

2019 Week 2 vs TEN (4 / 3 / 25 / 1 rec)

Eric Ebron was more involved against the Titans but still only saw 3 targets. Ebron will continue to be a red zone threat but the lack of efficiency from Brissett makes it hard to trust Ebron for fantasy from week to week. Ebron caught a pass in the flat and made a nice run after the catch to gain 13 yards on 3rd and 12. Ebron motioned across the formation post snap and caught a shovel pass from Brissett for a 3 yard touchdown. Ebron made a 9 yard catch running a curl over the middle.

2019 Week 1 vs LAC (3 / 1 / 8 / 0 rec)

Eric Ebron dropped what should have been an 11 yard touchdown. Ebron initially caught the pass but bobbled it as he went to the ground in the back of the end zone.


Latest News

Colts | Eric Ebron has review work in his favor (Sun Oct 20, 08:07 PM) - Indianapolis Colts TE Eric Ebron had four grabs for 70 yards and a touchdown in Week 7 against the Houston Texans. His touchdown in the back of the end zone was initially ruled incomplete, but instant review confirmed his score.

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Colts | Eric Ebron back on the field (Fri Oct 18, 06:29 PM) - Indianapolis Colts TE Eric Ebron (illness) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 18, and is not on the injury report for Week 7.

Our View: Ebron is not quite at full strength, so perhaps Colts QB Jacoby Brissett will go after TE Jack Doyle a bit more. We see Ebron as a TE2 in Week 7 against the Texans.
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Colts | Week 7 injury report for Indianapolis (Fri Oct 18, 05:02 PM) - Indianapolis Colts WR Parris Campbell (abdominal), DL Tyquan Lewis (ankle) and CB Kenny Moore II (ankle) did not practice all week and have been ruled out for Week 7 versus the Houston Texans. S Malik Hooker (knee) was upgraded to a full practice Friday, Oct. 18, but is listed as doubtful. CB Pierre Desir (hamstring) and DE Justin Houston (calf) remained out of practice and are listed as questionable. OG Quenton Nelson (hip) was added to the injury report Friday and is also listed as questionable. S Clayton Geathers (rest), DL Denico Autry (rest), OT Anthony Castonzo (rest), WR T.Y. Hilton (rest) and DE Jabaal Sheard (rest) did not practice Friday but have been removed from the injury report. LB Zaire Franklin (hamstring) and TE Eric Ebron (illness) logged a full practice Friday and also no longer appear on the injury report.

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Colts | No practice for Eric Ebron (Thu Oct 17, 06:35 PM) - Indianapolis Colts TE Eric Ebron (illness) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 17.

Our View: Check back to see if Ebron can get healthy before Sunday. The Colts can turn to more of Jack Doyle if Ebron isn't quite himself.
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Colts | Indianapolis' practice report for Thursday (Thu Oct 17, 03:46 PM) - Indianapolis Colts WR Parris Campbell (abdominal), CB Pierre Desir (hamstring), DL Tyquan Lewis (ankle), CB Kenny Moore (ankle), TE Eric Ebron (illness) and DE Justin Houston (calf) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 17. S Malik Hooker (knee) was able to practice on a limited basis. LB Zaire Franklin (hamstring) and S Clayton Geathers (rest) were full participants.

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