Dallas Cowboys Ezekiel Elliott (6) Game Suspension On Hold For Now

TMZ reports a federal judge in Texas has agreed with the NFL Player’s Association that Dallas Cowboy Ezekiel Elliot did not receive a fair hearing in front of an arbitrator on his appeal of the domestic violence punishment and has granted a preliminary injunction against Zeke’s (6) game suspension. This means there’s a strong likelihood that Elliott will play the entire NFL season.

The judge said there was a “cloud of fundamental unfairness” in the proceedings and that two “gross errors” were made in the arbitration:

  1. not including accuser Tiffany Thompson as a witness
  2. not including NFL commissioner Roger Goodell as a witness

The next step for the NFL could be filing an emergency motion, challenging the court’s ruling. Winning that, is unlikely.

Now, the National Football League Players Association has the opportunity to have Elliott’s (6) game suspension completely voided, which could be a long process, allowing Zeke to play until the case is settled and a judge’s ruling.

Story developing

More from Blake Powers
Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From 98.7 KLUV

Radio.com App
K-LUV Our Newsletter!
KLUV World Tour

Listen Live