Hours Before Being Drafted, Eric Ebron Proposed to his Girlfriend

Friday May 9th, 2014

How's this for a feel-good story?

Just a few hours before he was drafted by the Detroit Lions, tight end Eric Ebron (of North Carolina) proposed to his girlfriend on top of the Empire State Building. It's been a pretty good 24 hours for Ebron.


This lovely lady is probably the greatest catch of Ebron's career, but the one he caught against Miami last year is pretty good, too:

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