Ezekiel Elliott is an American football running back who currently plays for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL). He was born on July 22, 1995, in Alton, Illinois.
Elliott played college football at Ohio State University, where he was a standout player and helped lead the team to a national championship in 2014.
He was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, and has since become one of the league's top running backs.
In his rookie season, Elliott led the NFL in rushing yards and was named a First-Team All-Pro, as well as the league's Offensive Rookie of the Year. He has continued to perform at a high level, earning Pro Bowl honors in each of his first three seasons.
Off the field, Elliott has also made an impact, both through his philanthropic work and his outspokenness on social issues.
He has supported organizations such as the Salvation Army and the North Texas Food Bank, and has spoken out about the need for criminal justice reform and other important issues.
Despite facing some setbacks in his career, including a six-game suspension in 2017, Elliott has remained focused and dedicated to his craft.
He is known for his hard work, perseverance, and determination, and is widely regarded as one of the best running backs in the NFL today.
With several impressive seasons already under his belt, Elliott has the potential to continue his success for many years to come, and his impact both on and off the field is sure to be felt for a long time.