Leaving America: An Ezekiel Elliott Story.
Ezekiel Elliott is out at the least the following 4 weeks, till a Dec. 1 court docket date, and will serve your entire six video games of his suspension and sit till Christmas Eve.
In the meantime, the Dallas Cowboys operating again is jetting overseas, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Sunday on NFL GameDay Morning.
“So what is on the docket for Zeke Elliott himself? I am told he is leaving the country to an undisclosed location to completely reset, clear his head, train, and come back in late December for the Cowboys in the best shape he has been in,” Rapoport mentioned.
Zeke’s capability to remain in form is a sneaky under-the-radar storyline to his suspension. The operating again has famously taken just a few weeks in every of his first two NFL seasons to get into game-shape, not rounding into full kind till after just a few video games.
Elliott and the Cowboys’ run recreation has hit excessive gear since Week four, averaging 183.four speeding YPG as a workforce over the past 4 contests, most within the NFL. Elliott has averaged 126.5 yards per recreation over that span, together with Week eight’s 150-yard explosion versus the Redskins.
The 5-Three Cowboys at the moment sit at seventh place within the NFC. We anticipate Dak Prescott to maintain Dallas within the playoff hunt till Elliott returns. However, the Cowboys will not have just a few weeks for the operating again to get again in gear as soon as the suspension is over.
To make certain he stays in form and off the again web page of the tabloids, Elliott’s managers are getting overseas.