UNC star Eric Ebron proposes to girlfriend hours before NFL draft
NEW YORK — UNC star tight end Eric Ebron proposed to his girlfriend on Thursday, hours before he will likely be selected in the first round of the NFL draft.
Ebron popped the question on the observation deck of the Empire State Building.
“She said yes,” Ebron wrote on Instagram. “Moments like this I treasure forever.”
The NFL Draft begins at 8 p.m. on Thursday night. Ebron is expected to be selected in the first 32 picks.
Ebron also appeared on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday night with several other draft hopefuls.