NFL’s Ezekiel Elliott Received’t Face Punishment Regardless of EDC Las Vegas Incident

This previous weekend at EDC Las Vegas, 23-year-old Dallas Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott was filmed accosting a safety personnel and being summarily handcuffed — detained, however not arrested. Elliott was suspended in 2017 over a home violence accusation and subsequently is underneath league scrutiny for any and all incidents. Nonetheless, allegedly, he’ll obtain no punishment from the league for this newest incident.

A minimum of in line with Dallas Cowboys proprietor Jerry Jones, no league punishment is anticipated to return down on this newest Ezekiel Elliott incident. Mentioned Jones at OTAs, per ESPN:

“I believe that the principle factor is that I don’t see something that wants supporting . . . When it comes to [Elliott’s] standing with us, [it] has not been impacted in any method. And admittedly, I understand how conscientious he has been within the offseason, and that’s ok. No, I don’t see that having any penalties for us.”

“Safety misconstrued and overreacted to the state of affairs,” Elliot’s legal professional, Frank Salzano stated in a press release to TMZ Sports activities. “He was cuffed as a precautionary measure. He was launched with no costs and left Vegas that night time and went to his [youth football camp in Dallas] on Sunday.”

Jerry Jones stated there’s “been some speak” between the Cowboys and Ezekiel Elliott’s representatives a few contract extension. Jones added: “We speak contracts round right here 100 % of the time. We’re speaking any person’s contract on a regular basis. … He would fall into that group.”

— Jon Machota (@jonmachota) Might 24, 2019

In fact, solely time will inform what comes of Elliott. Watch the complete incident beneath in the event you’re lower than pace.

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