Ezekiel Elliott preparing response to NFL investigation

July 15, 2017

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has received a report from the NFL on its findings related to its investigation into a 2016 assault accusation against him and he is preparing a response to the league that is expected to be submitted sometime over the next week, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Multiple sources close to the situation told Schefter that Elliott could face a one- or two-game suspension, but the league has denied that any decision on discipline has been made, and could not be made until its investigation is complete. "The NFL is looking to pin something on him," one source familiar with the investigation said. It is one of the reasons that Elliott now is bracing for