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Zach Ertz on record-setting pace for tight ends

Zach Ertz caught the go-ahead touchdown pass in Philadelphia's victory over New England in the Super Bowl and hasn't stopped making receptions.

Ertz is on pace to have a record-setting season for tight ends.

Carson Wentz's favorite target has 75 catches for 789 yards and five touchdowns in nine games. If he keeps it up, Ertz will finish with 133 catches and 1,402 yards. He would shatter Jason Witten's record of 110 catches set in 2012 and break Rob Gronkowski's mark of 1,327 yards receiving in 2011.

"Zach is a tough cover for whoever they put on him and we trust him to make plays and get open and he does a good job of it," Wentz said.

Ertz had...

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