INDIANAPOLIS — With the NFL's new league year starting at 4 p.m. on March 18, Colts.com takes a look at the Indianapolis Colts players set to become free agents, continuing today with unrestricted free agent-to-be Eric Ebron.
Player: Eric Ebron, 26 (27 by Week 1 of the 2020 season)
Position: Tight end
Experience: Entering seventh NFL season in 2020
Free Agency Category: Unrestricted ("A player whose contract has expired and has four or more tenured years in the league. He may sign with any other team with no restrictions.")
2019 Synopsis: Ebron played in 11 games with two starts for the Colts in 2019, logging 31 receptions for 375 yards and three touchdowns before being placed on injured reserve Nov. 25 with reported ankle injuries. Ebron earned his first-career Pro Bowl selection in 2018, his first season with the Colts, when he logged 66 receptions for 750 yards and 13 touchdowns, as well as a rushing score.
Notable Tight End Free Agents To-Be: Hunter Henry, Austin Hooper, Marcedes Lewis, Richard Rodgers, Tyler Eifert
Notable Tight End College Prospects: Cole Kmet (Notre Dame), Brycen Hopkins (Purdue), Jared Pinkney (Vanderbilt), Hunter Bryant (Washington), Thaddeus Moss (LSU)