'This is where I wanted to be all along': TE Eric Saubert on coming back to Denver
Tight end Eric Saubert talks about getting to work with Russell Wilson, the new faces in the tight end room and more.
'Any time you can get a division win, especially at home, it's an amazing feeling': Eric Saubert on Broncos' 28-13 win
Tight end Eric Saubert checks in with team reporter Sydney Jones following the Broncos' 28-13 win over the Chargers to discuss his first career touchdown, the mindset heading to Kansas City now and more.
Victory Speech: Inside the locker room after #LACvsDEN
Go inside the Broncos' locker room for the team's victory speech and to listen in as Head Coach Vic Fangio handed out game balls to top performers.
Saubert, Fleming review Broncos' victory over Chargers
TE Eric Saubert and OL Cameron Fleming discuss QB Teddy Bridgewater's performance, the importance of getting the running game going and more.
#WASvsDEN: TE Eric Saubert
TE Eric Saubert discusses what WR Jerry Jeudy brings to the offense, previews the game vs. Washington and more.
Saubert: 'We've got a lot of good chemistry building and I'm excited for what's next'
TE Eric Saubert talks abbout the QB competition, the talent in the TE room and the versatility he brings to the table.
#DENvsSEA: Bridgewater finds Eric Saubert for 21-yard pickup
QB Teddy Bridgewater shows pinpoint accuracy downfield to tight end Eric Saubert for a 21-yard gain.
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SAUBERT AT A GLANCE:
- A fifth-year tight end who has played 46 career regular-season games (7 starts) with Atlanta (2017-18), Chicago (2019), Jacksonville (2020) and Denver (2021).
- Recorded 16 catches for 125 yards (7.8 avg.) to go along with six special-teams tackles during his career.
- Appeared in eight games (4 starts) with the Jaguars in 2020, posting three catches for 16 yards (5.3 avg.) and two special-teams stops.
- Saw action in two games with the Bears in 2019, tallying two receptions for 21 yards (10.5 avg.).
- Played 30 games (1 start) with the Falcons (2017-18), registering five catches for 48 yards (9.6 avg.).
- Recorded 41 games played over four seasons (2013-16) at Drake University, garnering 190 catches for 2,253 yards (11.9 avg.) with 21 touchdowns.
- Signed by Denver as a free agent on May 3, 2021.
- Selected by the Falcons in the fifth round (174th overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft.
CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Signed by Atlanta as a draft pick 5/11/17; Traded from Atlanta to New England 8/12/19; Waived by New England 8/31/19; Signed by Oakland (practice squad) 9/2/19; Signed by Chicago (practice squad) 11/30/19; Waived by Chicago 9/16/20; Signed by Jacksonville (practice squad) 9/19/20; Signed by Denver 5/3/21.
2021: Saubert made his first start of the season at Pit. (10/10)... Set season highs in catches (3), receiving yards (23) and longest catch (11) vs. L.V. (10/17).
2020: Saubert appeared in eight games (4 starts) with Jacksonville... Recorded three catches for 16 yards (5.3 avg.) to go along with two special-teams tackles.
2019: Saubert saw action in two games with Chicago... Posted two catches for 21 yards (10.5 avg.).
2018: Saubert played all 16 games (1 start) with Atlanta... Collected five catches for 48 yards (9.6 avg.) in addition to tallying three special-teams stops.
2017: Saubert, who was drafted by the Falcons in the fifth round (174th overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft, played 14 games and recorded one special-teams tackle.
COLLEGE: Saubert saw action in 41 games over four collegiate seasons (2013-16) at Drake University... Recorded 190 catches for 2,253 yards (11.9 avg.) with 21 touchdowns during his collegiate career... Earned his fourth All-PFL (Pioneer Football League) accolade and was named first-team PFL after posting 56 receptions for 776 yards (13.9 avg.) with 10 scores during his senior season... Finished the 2016 campaign with the 19th most touchdowns in the nations (10) while ranking second among tight ends with 70.5 receiving yards per contest.
PERSONAL: Saubert attended Hoffman Estates (Ill.) High School, where he was a two-year football and basketball letter winner... Selected to the Mid-Suburban League all-conference team and the Daily Herald all-area team as a senior... Earned a spot on the A-Honor Roll as well as the Outstanding Service Award from Hoffman Estates High School... Eric Saubert was born on May 9, 1994 in Chicago.