Ezekiel Elliott not a fan of players bailing on bowls

2021年10月21日 by 没有评论

Night net NCAA Football null Announcements in recent days by Christian McCaffrey and Leonard Fournette that they are skipping their bowl games to prepare for the Night net Draft already have generated plenty of debate.Count Ezekiel Elliott on the side of those who believe the star running backs should play one last college game. About three hours after McCaffrey said Monday that he will sit out the Sun Bowl, Elliott tweeted that he would do "anything" to play one more game for Ohio State.MORE: Pros and cons of players skipping bowls All these young guys deciding to skip their bowl games 🤔.I would do anything to play one more time with my brothers in that scarlet and gray— Ezekiel Elliott (@EzekielElliott) December 19, 2016One last time to honor your university and one last chance to play with your boys who will be your brothers for life.— Ezekiel Elliott (@EzekielElliott) December 19, 2016The only one that maters is the National Championship https://t.co/SxI8OhFFZC—

Ezekiel Elliott (@EzekielElliott) December 19, 2016And there is a difference between not coming back for your last year and not finishing your last season.— Ezekiel Elliott (@EzekielElliott) December 19, 2016My bad though I didn't realize they were already battling injuries. So I guess it makes sense.— Ezekiel Elliott (@EzekielElliott) December 19, 2016I just know how much I loved my university and the guys I played with. My last game was the most memorable moment from my college career.— Ezekiel Elliott (@EzekielElliott) December 19, 2016Elliott has a unique perspective on the debate considering the circumstances of his final college game, Ohio State's Fiesta Bowl matchup against Notre Dame last season. He scored four touchdowns in that game, cementing his status as an elite draft prospect.MOCK DRAFT: Who will Browns select?On the other side, though, he saw Irish linebacker Jaylon Smith suffer a devastating knee injury that thus far has prevented him from beginning his Night net career with the Cowboys — the team Elliott has starred for as a rookie.Obviously playing in one last game has worked out fine for Elliott, but not everyone can say the same.