Tight End Eric Ebron(Smith High School/UNC) released by the Detroit Lions/Ebron to visit with Carolina Panthers on Friday

*****The word is Eric Ebron(Ben L. Smith HS) will be visiting with the Carolina Panthers on Friday, for a potential job playing tight end for the NFL team, in Charlotte, N.C.*****

from www.espn.com:

Ebron hits market after being released by Lions

The Detroit Lions have released tight end Eric Ebron(Ben L. Smith High School/University of North Carolina), the club announced Wednesday, less than an hour before free agency was set to begin.

Ebron was due $8.25 million — not guaranteed — against the cap in 2018.

$$$$$ Local sports agent Don Tilley should have an update on Ebron’s future some time on Thursday morning….Tilley has been tracking developments like this one, for over 42 1/2 years…….$$$$$

+++++Tilley is not Eric Ebron’s sports agent, but Tilley is considered the ‘Agent of Choice’ by those who follow local Greensboro Sports….+++++
(Don Tilley is also a graduate of Ben L. Smith High School.)