FantasySP / NFL / Eric Ebron FantasySP / NFL / Eric Ebron Copyright 2018 5145152 <![CDATA[Lions | Michael Roberts expects bigger role]]> Michael Roberts said he expects to have a bigger role on offense next season and believes he will be an every-down tight end for the Lions. Footballguys View: Roberts was a touchdown hog in college and perhaps that is a role he could fill for the Lions. Eric Ebron is still the top tight end for the team, but perhaps Roberts could mix into the offense more than he did as a rookie in 2017.]]> 5145152 Wed, 21 Feb 2018 20:00:02 EDT footballguys <![CDATA[The Lions are not expected to release Eric Ebron.]]> Eric Ebron. Ebron's fifth-year, $8.25 million option is guaranteed for injury only, but GM Bob Quinn has said Ebron will be back. [...]]]> 5143612 Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:51:24 EDT