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Lions notes: Eric Ebron named a fantasy sleeper for 2017

Could Eric Ebron be a top fantasy tight end in 2017?

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“Ebron feels like a perpetual sleeper as we read about his potential every year, but the numbers do add up,” Welch said. “Only three tight ends saw a higher percentage of snaps that were routes last year. Ebron has run a route on 63.91 percent of his career snaps, which means the opportunity is clearly there.”

Be sure to check out SB Nation’s incredibly informative 2017 Fantasy Football Draft Guide.

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