Fish Report Video: Truths About Cowboys Vs Ezekiel Elliott Holdout

Mike Fisher
July 16, 2019 - 11:07 am

FRISCO (105.3 THE FAN) - In mid-May, we asked Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott about his response to the "white noise'' that comes with contract negotiations.

“I’m not concerned,” Zeke said. “Just go out there and play football. Do what I’ve been doing."

But according to a national report, that sentiment has changed, as Elliott has said "privately'' that he'll sit out training camp unless he gets a new contract, Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk writes.

But there are some holes in the story and some truths in the Ezekiel Elliott "versus'' Dallas Cowboys situation as it relates to a holdout. Click into this FISH REPORT video for the Exclusive-Exclusive goods.

But let's slow down here. The Cowboys' stated position is that Elliott "is the straw that stirs the drink,'' as COO Stephen Jones recently put it to PFT. "We certainly want to get him done. ... He's a key part of what we're about.''