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Tagged: Ezekiel Elliott (102 Results)

May
16

Cowboys hoping to fix offense for 2019

New Dallas offensive coordinator Kellen Moore is expected to add some creativity and fix the team’s problems in the red zone heading into the 2019 season. The Cowboys will attempt toMore improve an offense that finished 22nd in the NFL last season in both yards and points per game. Star running back EZEKIEL ELLIOTT is still expected to be the focal point of a run-first team, but the Cowboys expect more from Moore than they got from previous coordinator Scott Linehan in 2018. Less

Source: Dallas Morning News

May
6

No timetable for Elliott extension

Dallas VP Stephen Jones said earlier this year that the Cowboys are budgeting for a “significant contract” for star running back EZEKIEL ELLIOTT. The team exercised the fifth-year option on Elliott’sMore rookie deal, keeping him under contract through the 2020 season. As for a new deal, the Cowboys have not yet established a timetable. Less

Source: Dallas Morning News

Apr
18

Cowboys searching for backup RB in NFL draft?

Dallas Cowboys COO Stephen Jones acknowledged that star running back EZEKIEL ELLIOTT has seen a heavy workload in recent seasons, adding that it may be in the team’s best interest toMore add depth to the position via the upcoming NFL draft. Jones’ recent comments hinted that current backup ROD SMITH may not be as complete of a running back as the team would prefer. Less

Source: Team Blog

Factoid: Dallas / goal-line rushing

Ezekiel Elliott is definitely one of the few franchise-type running backs. I’d be comfortable selecting him with one of the first few picks. But I’m not crazy about his use around the goal line.  more »

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Jan
14

Cowboys optimistic despite playoff loss

Despite Saturday’s playoff loss to the Los Angeles Rams, the Dallas Cowboys are optimistic that they will return to compete for a championship in 2019. Fantasy owners are hoping to do the same, with Dallas running back EZEKIEL ELLIOTT likely to be leading the way for many of those owners.

Source: Dallas Morning News

Mailbag: January 11, 2019

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. Why Todd Gurley grades out higher than Ezekiel Elliott for this weekend. Are you ready for AAF fantasy football? A sample draft board for Week 19. more »

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Jan
7

Prescott, Elliott lead Cowboys past Seahawks

Dallas running back EZEKIEL ELLIOTT touched the ball 30 times in Saturday’s playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks, turning those touches into 169 total yards and a touchdown. Quarterback DAK PRESCOTTMore also got in on the action, with the Cowboys taking advantage of both his passing and rushing abilities in the win. Less

Source: Dallas Morning News

Jan
3

Elliott expects big workload

Dallas running back EZEKIEL ELLIOTT expects to have his highest workload of the season in Saturday night’s playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks. Elliott topped out with 40 touches in WeekMore 14 against Philadelphia, so the expectation could be somewhere in that neighborhood. Elliott is well rested after skipping the regular season finale. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Mailbag: December 20, 2018

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. When will Josh Allen be considered an elite fantasy quarterback? Weighing in on the controversial Ezekiel Elliott non-fumble. Championship game lineup advice. And more. more »

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Factoid: Big-game runners

If you’re looking for huge games from running backs, now is the time they are most likely to occur. There are a lot more gigantic running games in December than occur early in the season.  more »

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Dynasty Leagues: Long-term running back rankings

There are three weeks left in the regular season, so time for those in dynasty leagues to make final adjustments to their rosters, trying to latch onto players who might emerge in 2019. With that in mind, I offer my revised top 100 running backs list.   more »

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Nov
19

Another big day for Elliott

To the surprise of pretty much nobody, Dallas running back EZEKIEL ELLIOTT led the Cowboys and his fantasy owners against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. Elliott finished the game as both the leading rusher and the leading receiver for the Cowboys.

Source: Dallas Morning News

Nov
12

Elliott leads Cowboys on Sunday night

Dallas running back EZEKIEL ELLIOTT led the Cowboys and his fantasy owners with an outstanding performance against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday night. Elliott approached 200 total yards from scrimmage while adding a rushing touchdown and a receiving touchdown on the night.

Source: Dallas Morning News

Fantasy News: Short-yardage rushing

At the halfway point of the season, the league’s most effective short-yardage runner is … Joe Flacco? Well, that’s what the numbers say.  more »

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Oct
3

Elliott good for Sunday Night Football

Dallas owner Jerry Jones said on Tuesday that star running back EZEKIEL ELLIOTT will be good to go for Sunday night’s game against the Houston Texans. Elliott had a big game against Detroit last weekend but was reportedly playing through knee and ankle injuries.

Source: NFL.com

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