DENVER (CBS4) – After their Week 1 matchup on Monday night, the Denver Broncos will immediately begin game planning for Week 2, and those plans will now surely include defensive schemes for stopping Ezekiel Elliott.
Ezekiel Elliott (Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
The Dallas Cowboys travel to Denver for a 2:25 p.m. kickoff on Sept. 17, and there was speculation their dynamite second-year running back wouldn’t be with them. That was due to a six-game suspension imposed by the NFL after an investigation into domestic violence accusations.
Ezekiel Elliott denies wrongdoing and hasn’t been charged with any crimes.
Dak Prescott of the Dallas Cowboys celebrates with Ezekiel Elliott after scoring a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Washington Redskins at AT&T Stadium on Nov. 24, 2016. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
On Friday, Elliott was granted a preliminary injunction in U.S. District Court, according to NFL.com.