Report: The NFL Says They Will Not Fine Ezekiel Elliott For His Salvation Army TD Celebration
In the second quarter on Sunday Night Football, Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott scored a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Bucs & celebrated by jumping inside a Salvation army Kettle.
— Salvation Army USA (@SalvationArmyUS) December 19, 2016
He was flagged on the play and most people believed he would indeed be fined for the celebration.
On Monday, the NFL shocked everybody and decided not to fine Elliott after all, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rappoport.
Source: #Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott will not be fined for jumping into the kettle following his TD run. That’s good to hear.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) December 19, 2016
— Ezekiel Elliott (@EzekielElliott) December 19, 2016