4:08 AM EDT, Thu July 02, 2015
Bleeding Green Nation Jun 21, 2015

Zach Ertz reached out to Tony Gonzalez because he wants to be the best tight end ever

Zach Ertz wants to be the very best, like no one ever was. Just ask him. "I want to be the best," Ertz said after Eagles practice last week. "I’m not going to settle for anything less than that. That’s the goal I’ve had each and every day since I was a little kid. To be the best in everything I do. I don’t think there’s any reason I can’t do that." These aren't just empty words. Ertz has spent a lot of time working on his game this offseason. One of the ways Ertz has aimed to improve is seeking the advice of NFL legends. Ertz recently wrote about this topic in a blog post...
The Falcoholic Jun 8, 2015

Report: Forget stars, the Atlanta Falcons just want their tight ends to be versatile

Fact: Levine Toilolo can count to ten in reverse alphabetical order The Atlanta Falcons are still mourning the loss of presumptive Hall of Fame tight end Tony Gonzalez. Replacing Gonzalez was never going to be easy; we knew that. But stomaching his absence was admittedly harder than expected. Now, even with a new head coach, there's no rush to go out and sign a star. The Falcons have instead focused on versatility. It's a new approach, one that won't necessarily pan out. Much of this transition is Kyle Shanahan's influence. His thumbprint on this offense was apparent from the moment he was...

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