Zeke 'Frustrated' by Loss to GB, Eyeing Vikings

By Sakshi

 Nov 14,2022

The decision about whether or to take on Ezekiel Elliott in the game against Green Bay Packers 

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went to the very end and was finally determined by the Dallas Cowboys that they'd keep their two-time NFL running champ in the hospital for at least a week while he recovers from a knee strain.

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When he was not there, the majority of the responsibility was placed on Tony Pollard, who played very well to get the 115-yard rushing total with 22 carries, and one rushing touchdown, 

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however, the Cowboy's struggle to force the Packers to submission with a 14-point advantage begs the question of whether they would have been able to had Elliott played.

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After the overtime loss of 31-28 against the Packers, Elliott explained the team's decision.

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"I got in and got reps in practice last week, on Wednesday and Thursday, I had some solid days," Elliott said. "But I wasn't all the way confident in [the knee]."

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It was difficult to watch his offense go down in the final stretch of the game it was a relief knowing that there was no way to stop it from the sidelines.

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"It's tough," he declared. "It's tough to not be able to close that game out. You just gotta be able to learn from the mistakes and get back to it."

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Elliott is known as"the "sledgehammer" for the Cowboys and, therefore it's likely that his presence during the drill that lasted four minutes could have had an impact in a significant way.

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