The Dallas Cowboys released Ezekiel Elliott from the team Wednesday.
Ezekiel Elliott is an American football running back who was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys fourth overall in the 2016 NFL Draft. He played college football at Ohio State where he earned second-team All-America honors in 2015. Recently, it has been reported that after seven seasons with the Cowboys, Ezekiel Elliott has been released from the team.
Ezekiel Elliott career
Ezekiel Elliott had a successful career with the Dallas Cowboys. He finished his rookie season in 2016 leading the NFL in carries (322) and yards (1,631) as the Cowboys finished 13-3. He earned his first Pro Bowl selection and was named first-team AP All-Pro for his efforts. In one of the best games of his career, Elliott rushed a career-high 33 times for 150 yards with two touchdowns in a 33-19 victory at Washington early in the 2017 season.
Ezekiel Elliott’s record for Dallas Cowboys
Ezekiel Elliott had a successful career with the Dallas Cowboys. He moved into third place for most overall touchdowns in franchise history behind only Tony Dorsett and Emmitt Smith. With Elliott’s touchdown run in the fourth quarter of a game against the Houston Texans, he moved to third all-time for overall touchdowns in franchise history (77), going past Bob Hayes (76).
Ezekiel Elliott stats
Ezekiel Elliott has had an impressive career so far. He has amassed almost 4,000 yards on 868 attempts, 28 running touchdowns, 135 receptions for 1,199 yards, and six more scores. In 2016 and 2018 he was the top rusher in the NFL and he has been chosen for two Pro Bowls.
Ezekiel Elliott Achievements
Ezekiel Elliott has had several achievements throughout his career. He was the top rusher in the NFL in 2016 and 2018 and has been chosen for two Pro Bowls. In his rookie season in 2016, he led the NFL in carries (322) and yards (1,631) as the Cowboys finished 13-3. He earned his first Pro Bowl selection and was named first-team AP All-Pro for his efforts.
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