Eric Ebron (hamstring) pops up on injury report

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Eric Ebron was added to the injury report with a hamstring issue.

Fantasy Impact: 

Ebron was not on the injury report on Wednesday, so this seems like a new ailment. Ebron and rookie tight end Pat Freiermuth are expected to cannibalize each other's fantasy values this season, but if one of them were to miss game action, the other would have TE1 upside. Pat Freiermuth had outplayed Ebron as both a receiver and a blocker in camp, so this may be just the opening he needs to grab the reins in Pittsburgh. The Steelers will need to pass the ball more for the young tight end to realize his upside, but his talent and potential situation are palpable. He is worth a speculative add in deeper leagues.

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