Dallas Cowboys Football Schedule, News, Tickets, Scores, Players, Blogs, Videos, Links and More
More Fan Site Teams:

Still no word on Ezekiel Elliott

Still no word on Ezekiel Elliott
Published On: Thu, Aug 10
Jul 24, 2017; Oxnard, CA, USA; Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) looks on during the opening day of training camp at River Ridge Fields. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Two weeks ago today, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said a decision in the Ezekiel Elliott case is imminent. Either that word doesnt mean what he thinks it means, or something has changed.

Drew Davison of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that the a league spokesman said Thursday that theres no update in the Elliott case.

Ordinarily, the lack of news isnt news. But with so many quotes coming from folks like Jerry Jones and Stephen Jones regarding the slow pace of the investigation, and with Hall of Famer Cris Carters non-report report from Monday that a decision is coming in 48 hours, its noteworthy that, from the leagues perspective, nothing seems to be going on.

The clock continues to tick loudly, if the goal remains giving Elliott a fair chance to appeal the decision before Week One.

Heres one potential explanation for the delay, which is complete and total speculation and not the result of any leak or tip or anything else and Im not winking while I type this: If the Joneses have accepted the reality that a suspension is coming (given the leagues judge/jury/executioner/appeals court power over the Personal Conduct Policy), behind-the-scenes negotiations could be happening in order to allow the suspension to become effective at the time of the teams choosing.

Read the complete news article here...


More Featured News

Cowboys Sign Entire 2018 NFL Draft Class
Published On: Mon, May 21
The Cowboys have wrapped up their 2018 draft class. On Monday, the team reached agreement with the last straggler in their group a€“ third-roundA wide receiverA Michael GallupA (Twitter link via ES...
Ezekiel has some work to do, this Hall of Famer says. "I think he understands what he means to the Dallas Cowboys."
Published On: Sun, May 20
In the third season of his Hall of Fame career, running back LaDainian Tomlinson led the NFL in total yards with 2,370.Tomlinson, the legendary TCU alumnus and San Diego Chargers great, thinks Cowb...
Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams jailed in Frisco after car accident
Published On: Sat, May 19
Frisco police arrested Dallas Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams early Saturday morning for public intoxication, a class c misdemeanor, after he crashed his Lamborghini into a light pole and left t...
Terrance Williams issues statement explaining auto accident
Published On: Sat, May 19
Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams was arrested for public intoxication and leaving the scene of an accident. Williams has now supplied his side of the story that, as told by the authorities, invol...
Dez Bryant holding out for contract offer from Giants?
Published On: Fri, May 18
Dez Bryant has consistently stated that his free agency decision has very little to do with money, and he has already turned down an offer from one team. It would stand to reason that others are in...
Report: Packers not expected to go after Dez Bryant
Published On: Fri, May 18
Dez BryantA has been mentioned quite a few times as a player who could be signed by the Green Bay Packers after being cut by the Dallas Cowboys last month. But as much as some Packers fans wa...
Terrell Owens: It's 'mind-boggling' Jason Garrett still has a job
Published On: Thu, May 17
Soon-to-be Hall of Fame wide receiver Terrell Owens was an embattled personality during his brief three-year stint with the Dallas Cowboys.Though, none of that seems to compare to a Cowboys head co...
Dez Bryant is very happy with how his free agency is going
Published On: Thu, May 17
Dez Bryant isna€™t living a life of regret.After turning down a multiyear offer from the Ravens in April, followingA his release from the Cowboysearlier in the month, Bryanta€™s former teammate tur...
Dak Prescott wants to be the best quarterback Cowboys ever had
Published On: Thu, May 17
Stephen Jones said last week he wantsA Dak Prescottto earn league MVP honors this season, giving the Cowboys even more reason to pay the quarterback a deal he a€œdeserves.a€ Prescott wants even mo...
DeMarcus Lawrence Willing To Play On Tag
Published On: Thu, May 17
The Cowboys have until mid-July to hammer out a long-term extension with DeMarcus Lawrence. If not, hea€™ll play out the year on the one-year, $17.143MM franchise tag. Other players might worry abo...
Jerseys Hats Shirts Sweatshirts

Name Pos
Orlando Scandrick CB
Sean Lee LB
Travis Frederick C
Cole Beasley WR
Kyle Wilber LB
Datone Jones DE
Chris Jones P
Zack Martin G
Jonathan Cooper G
Keith Smith FB
See All Players