Ezekiel Elliott is a professional footballer. He plays as a running back for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League and is one of the highest-paid athletes in America. As of 2020, Ezekiel Elliott’s net worth is estimated to be $16 million.
Date of Birth
July 22, 1995
25 years old
Alton, Illinois, United States of America
Source of Wealth
Professional NFL player
Family and Early Life
Ezekiel Elliot was born on 22nd July 1995 in Alton Illinois. His mother Dawn Huff was an athlete and his father Stacy Elliot was a line back player at the University of Missouri. He has two sisters Laila and Aaliyah. Ezekiel went to John Burroughs School in Laude, Missouri. And later joined Ohio State University where he did a bachelor’s degree in Marketing He is currently in a relationship with Halle Woodard.
Being born in a family where both parents were in the sports was a great start for Ezekiel. His parents encouraged him to work hard to achieve his dreams. He had an interest in football, basketball, track, and baseball.
Ezekiel Elliot’s career in sports started when he was in John Boroughs school. He performed well in track, basketball, and football. He led his team to major championship leagues and was named Post-Dispatch offensive player of the year in 2012 after rushing for 1,802 yards and 34 touchdowns and received 23 passes for 104 yards and six scores.
On the track, he won three state championships and received the Gatorade Track Athlete of the Year title. He was placed in the 9th position as a running back football in the country in 2013. He played three seasons at Ohio University between 2012 and 2015. His involvement in the college team saw Buckeyes win the 2014 Big Ten Championship. He finished college after a successful five 200-yard rushing games together with Eddie George who was his teammate.
Elliot was picked by Dallas Cowboy as a fourth overall pick during the 2016 NFL Drafts. He later signed a contract with them worth $24.9 million with a signing bonus of 16.3 million. He played four successful seasons for NFL and signed another six-year contract worth $90 in 2019.
Throughout his career, Ezekiel has shown great skills in the game. He has also received many awards including FedEx ground player of the year in 2016. He was named the Offensive Rookie of the month in October the same year.
Ezekiel Elliott Height, Weight, and Body Measurements
Elliott stands at a height of exact 6 feet 0 inches or 1.83 m tall and weighs around 102 kg or 226 pounds. His chest size, arms size, and waist size are 40 inches, 14.5 inches, and 36 inches respectively. Meanwhile, his hair color and eye color are both black.
Ezekiel Elliott Net Worth
Ezekiel Elliot’s current net worth is estimated at $16 million. Being among the highest-paid athlete, most of his earnings come from playing NFL.
He has over 3 million followers on Instagram and uses the platform to promote his work and sell his shirts. We expect his net worth is expected to rise in the coming future.