best cheap jersey website ‘Growing sense’ Zeke will face short suspension
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) runs with the ball against Byron Jones (31) during minicamp at The Star at Cowboys World Headquarters.(Photo: Matthew Emmons USA TODAY Sports)Ezekiel Elliott could be for a short suspension stemming from domestic violence accusations made in July of 2016 by his ex girlfriend, according to ESPN Adam Schefter.
think that there a growing sense that he could face some sort of short suspension here in the coming weeks once the NFL wraps up its investigation, Schefter said on SportsCenter Friday morning.
believe Elliott is bracing for a short suspension, he added, clarifying that the NFL investigation is not over.
The league has never provided a timeline for the investigation into Elliott ex girlfriend claims that he hit her on five different occasions between July 17 22 of last year.
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Elliott was cleared of any criminal charges in the case in September,
when the Columbus, Ohio city attorney office cited conflicting witness reports of the alleged assaults.
“After reviewing the totality of the evidence, the City Attorney’s Office, Prosecutor Division is declining to approve criminal charges in this matter for any of the (five) alleged incidents,” the City Attorney’s Office wrote in a release at the time. “This is primarily due to conflicting and inconsistent information across all incidents resulting in concern regarding the sufficiency of evidence to support the filing of criminal charges.”
In the weeks following the allegations,
Elliott said he had text messages proving he was being set up. A complaint filed in Ohio also shows texts from Elliott’s ex asking a friend to tell police she was pulled out of a car.