Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott signs $90m extension to become NFL’s richest back

The Dallas Cowboys and Elliott have agreed on a $90m, six-year contract extension that will make him the NFLs highest-paid running back The Dallas Cowboys and Ezekiel Elliott have agreed on a $90m, six-year contract extension that will make him the NFLs highest-paid running back and suspended for six games over domestic violence allegations in 2017, Elliott still had the best per-game rushing average. But the off-field issues were part of the backdrop as the stalemate dragged on, although owner and general manager Jerry Jones said more than once he didnt consider Elliotts issues a factor as it related to a new contract. Jones jokingly said Zeke who? in response to a question from a reporter after a second straight …