Ezekiel Elliott Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Ezekiel Elliott Biography
  • Name: Ezekiel Elliott
  • Age: 23 years old
  • Height: 6ft 0in (183 cm)
  • Occupation: Football Player
  • Net Worth: US $12 Million
  • Status: Alive

Ezekiel Elliott is an American professional football player for the Dallas Cowboys. He stands 6ft tall and plays the running back position. He was drafted in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft. Ezekiel Elijah Elliott was born on July 22, 1995 in St. Louis, Missouri. His father, Stacy, was a football linebacker at the University of Missouri, and his mother, Dawn, a track and field athlete. He has two sisters Lailah and Aaliyah. Elliott attended John Burroughs School followed by Ohio State University. He majored in marketing.

Elliott began his football career at John Burroughs School under coach Gus Frerotte. He was also competitive in basketball, track and baseball. He won 4 state titles in track and field at the Missouri Class 3 state championships. In football, Elliott was named the 2012 St. Louis Post-Dispatch offensive player of the year. As a senior, he recorded 3,061 all-purpose yards and 50 total touchdowns. He also competed in the 2013 U.S. Army All-American Bowl. Elliott was dubbed a 4-star prospect by Scout, Rivals, ESPN and 247Sports. He committed to Ohio State University where he played three seasons from 2013 to 2015. As a true freshman, he rushed for 262 yards on 30 carries with 2 touchdowns. He served as the starting running back for the Buckeyes for the 2014 and 2015 seasons. The Buckeyes won the 2014 Big Ten championship as well as the CFP national championship. Elliott was named Big Ten Most Valuable Player in 2015. Other college honors include First-Team All-Big Ten (2015), Second-Team All-American (2015) and Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year (2015). He also finished 8th place for the 2015 Heisman Trophy.

Elliott was selected by the Dallas Cowboys with the 4th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft. He signed his rookie contract in May 2016. He was named starting running back for the 2016 season ahead of Alfred Morris and Darren McFadden. Elliott led the 2016 NFL season in rushing yards with 1,631. He also finished the season with 15 touchdowns. He was named to the First-Team All-Pro (2016) and to the Pro Bowl (2016). He was also named the 2016 NFL Rookie of the Year by the Pro Football Writers Association (PFWA).

Ezekiel Elliott has an estimated net worth of $12 million. He signed a 4-year $24.9 million contract with the Dallas Cowboys in May 2016. The contract included a $16.3 million signing bonus and he’ll make an average annual salary of $6.2 million.

Elliott and then girlfriend ‘Tiffany Thompson’ ended their relationship in 2016. According to Thompson, she was the victim of domestic violence. This resulted in Elliott being suspended without pay for the first 6 games of the 2017 NFL season.

Ezekiel Elliott Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Ezekiel Elliott Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Ezekiel Elijah Elliott
  • Birthday: July 22, 1995
  • How Old : Age: 23 years old
  • Place of Birth: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 0in (183 cm)
  • Occupation: Professional Football Player
  • Years Active: 2016-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $12 Million
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  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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