The Dallas Cowboys are getting closer to an agreement with Ezekiel Elliott. According to Bleacher Report contract talks ” are intensifying” and both side a ready to “wrap up a new deal this weekend.” That sounds like we will have him back with the club before the regular seasons opener against the New York Giants on Sunday September 9th. It is a good sign that Zeke’s holdout may be ending by Monday. The Cowboys have made an offer that would place him in the top two at his position. Elliott wants to be the highest-paid running back in the league.
Earlier reports made it seems the deal may not been finalized by Week 1.