The Facts: Ebron can make a run at setting a new single-season record for touchdown catches by a tight end, he’ll need to get back to full health. GM Chris Ballard said Tuesday, via multiple reporters, that Ebron recently had groin surgery.
Diehards Line: There’s no word on how long it will be before the Colts anticipate he’ll be back in action, but it does not appear to be a long-term concern. Ebron will have some company on the rehab trail as Ballard also announced that linebacker Darius Leonard is on the mend after ankle surgery. Ballard said Leonard played through the injury during his All-Pro rookie season and that it should be about six weeks before he’ll be ready to resume football work. ... Stay tuned. We'll follow up as needed.