Ohio State’s Ezekiel Elliott: The Most Outstanding Amateur Athlete?

OK, folks, here’s your chance to exercise your democratic duty and Do The Right Thing by voting for Ohio State’s own, Ezekiel Elliott as this year’s outstanding amateur athlete. And, like Chicago politics, you have an opportunity to “vote early, vote often”, on a daily basis until March 25th. Please, turn the title question into an emphatic “Yes!” To be honest, this...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ohio State Fans Started A Petition To Stop The Banning Of Crop Tops

Earlier this week, the NCAA officially issued a rule change to ban college football players from wearing “crop top” jerseys (tucking their jerseys into their pads to expose their midsection) during games. This most notably affects Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott, who popularized the look during the Buckeyes’ College Football Playoff run. Well, it looks like Ohio State...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Ezekiel Elliott Smacked Cardale Jones In The Head During An Interview On ESPN

Spring practice is underway for the Ohio State football program and the Buckeyes don’t appear to be too tense as they begin their pursuit to repeat as national champions.  This morning, while Cardale Jones was speaking to reporters, noted jokester Ezekiel Elliott crept up behind his quarterback and smacked him in the head.  It was a pretty violent video bomb.  Elliott is known...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Ezekiel Elliott’s Father Says He’ll Wear A Crop Top Jersey All Next Season To Protest NCAA Rule Change

Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott became a household name this past season, both for his amazing on-field play and his fashion statement during games. Elliott rolled up his jersey to reveal his abs during contests, popularizing the “crop top” look once again in college football. It’ll be short-lived, however. Earlier this week, the NCAA released a set of rule changes...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Ezekiel Elliott and fellow Buckeyes dance at halftime of OSU game

Big Ten Champions. National Champions. Now Dancing Champions. After watching nine players of the 2015 National Champion Ohio State Buckeyes football team dance at halftime of the men’s basketball game on Sunday, I say yes! Ezekiel Elliott, Josh Perry, Darron Lee, Devan Bogard, Joe Burger, Jalin Marshall, Jeff Greene, Chase Farris and Aaron Parry went out onto the court at Value...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Ohio State Football Team Joins Dance Team During Wisconsin Game

Looks like the Ohio State Football team is enjoying their time before they get into the heart of Spring Practice. Ohio State football players, including Ezekiel Elliott, Jalin Marshall and Josh Perry, perform during halftime of the OSU basketball game against Wisconsin. #Buckeyes #Badgers A video posted by Lantern TV (@lanterntvosu) on Mar 8, 2015 […] The post Ohio State Football...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Ohio State Football Players Joined The Dance Team For The Halftime Show At Today’s Basketball Game

On Thursday, we learned that members of the Ohio State football team were working on a dance routine for halftime of today’s OSU basketball game against Wisconsin. The performance has come and gone, so let’s see how things turned out: Our thoughts: Does Ezekiel Elliott wear his crop-top exclusively now? Seems like a poor decision with the winter that we’re having, but whatever...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

NCAA outlaws Ezekiel Elliott’s crop top jersey look

The NCAA on Thursday passed several new rules including one that will prevent Ezekiel Elliott from wearing the crop top jersey look he has become known for. AN NCAA Rules Committee met via conference call and made tweaks to personal foul penalties, helmets rules, instant replay, and more. One rule change relates to the uniform/equipment:...Read More
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

NCAA gets anal retentive about crop top jerseys, non-standard facemasks.

Ezekiel Elliott in his now-banned crop-top jersey. Photo via USA Today. Ordinarily, the NCAA doesn't get as anal-retentive when it comes to college football uniforms like the NFL has become notorious for. The governing body doesn't get all hot and bothered about socks not fully covering up a player's leg, for example. Nor does the endless stream of alternative uniform and helmet...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Ezekiel Elliott Gets Unlikely Honor From Local Zoo

Ezekiel Elliot, one of the heroes of Ohio State's national championship season, got an interesting honor from the Columbus Zoo.
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Ohio State’s Cardale Jones, Ezekiel Elliott Spent Some Time Reading To A Columbus Elementary School Today

Outside of Urban Meyer, Cardale Jones and Ezekiel Elliott are likely the two biggest stars in Columbus, Ohio. The two Ohio State celebrities spent some time giving back to their community this morning.  Ohio State’s quarterback and running back visited Robert Louis Stevenson Elementary School in Columbus, reading to a second grade class and posing for some pictures.  The Buckeyes’...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Ezekiel Elliott Wanted To Babysit The Penguin That’s His Namesake, But Was Told No

Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott is an insanely popular figure in Ohio. Yesterday, we told you about the newborn penguin at the Columbus Zoo who was named after Elliott.  Well, it looks like Elliott appreciated the gesture so much, he wanted to do some bonding with the adorable aquatic bird. @ColumbusZoo can I babysit the little homie Zeke for the weekend ?? pic.twitter...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Penguin At Columbus Zoo Named After Ezekiel Elliott

A newborn penguin at the Columbus Zoo was named after Ohio State star Ezekiel Elliott.
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Columbus Zoo names newborn penguin after Ezekiel Elliott

In the wake of Ohio State’s College Football Playoff National Championship, multiple Buckeye supporters named their dogs after running back Ezekiel Elliott, the offensive star of the College Football Playoff.  But when you are a Heisman favorite as popular as Elliott, you don’t just have canine namesakes. The Columbus Zoo introduced the Twitterverse to a two-week old penguin...
Via College Spun
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Five times the runaway llamas resembled OSU's RB Ezekiel Elliott

It’s a Thursday in the middle of the college football offseason, so there are no games to write about. But there are llamas running around on television. That’s where we’re at right now. Those llamas, who were on the loose in Arizona, were quite elusive. It reminded us of Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott during the College Football Playoff. Zeke kicked things off against...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Buckeyes' Elliott undergoes successful surgery on wrist

On Friday, Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott underwent successful surgery on his wrist according to his father, Stacy. This is Elliott's second surgery on his left wrist since August 2014. During the Buckeyes title run, Elliott racked up 696 yards and eight touchdowns. Elliott's availability for the spring will be up in the air, but he should be ready to return by the start...
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February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

This Ohio State Shirt Runs Right Over Alabama

This Ezekiel Elliott shirt commemorates his run against Alabama that helped lift Ohio State to the national title game.
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February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Ezekiel Elliott Had A Pin Inserted In His Wrist, Per This X-Ray Photo From His Father

Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott had surgery on his left wrist Friday morning, and, according to his father, everything went well. It does appear, however, that Elliott, for the second time in less than a year, needed to have a pin inserted into his wrist. How do we know? Elliott’s father, Stacy, posted a photo of the x-ray taken after the surgery.  My Sun has some new...
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February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

11W Pays Homage To Ezekiel Elliott With An “85 Yards Through The Heart Of The South” T-Shirt

Back on January 1, the Ohio State Buckeyes shocked the college football world when they knocked off the No. 1-seeded Alabama Crimson Tide in the Sugar Bowl. Buckeyes running back Ezekiel Elliott ran all over Alabama, racking up 230 yards on just 20 carries. His most important run came late in the fourth quarter, as he broke off an 85-yard score with his team ahead by less than a...
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February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Ohio State’s Ezekiel Elliott, Clearly Still On Painkillers After Surgery, Suggests That He Needs A New Father

Earlier this month, star Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott had his wisdom teeth out, and took to Twitter before his painkillers wore off. The result was amazing. Friday, Elliott was back under the knife, this time to have surgery on his wrist. He apparently didn’t learn his lesson, because he’s again on social media after waking up.  Elliott is a huge fan of heated blankets...
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February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Ohio State RB Ezekiel Elliott’s Wrist Surgery Was Successful, Per His Father

Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott had surgery on his left wrist Friday morning. The procedure, Elliott’s second on his wrist since August, was successful.  Elliott’s father, Stacy, tweeted the good news Friday afternoon.  Sitting at the bedside with my SUN, @EzekielElliott as he waits to be cut on! Thank U #BuckeyeNation for Ur luv and Prayers! #The“Grind”! — Ambassador...
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February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

OSU RB Ezekiel Elliott To Have Surgery Thursday

IG/ezekielelliott Ohio State star running back Ezekiel Elliott will undergo wrist surgery for the second time in the past year this Thursday, according to 247 Sports. Elliott, who fractured his wrist last summer and had surgery in August, was forced to carry the ball with just his right arm this past season. It was reported on Sunday that Elliott was going to be able to avoid a...
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February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Mark Pantoni’s Posts 1-Year Old Ezekiel Elliott “Promise” Tweet

Despite winning their first 12 games, the 2013 season was not considered a success for the Ohio State Buckeyes, as the team lost its final two contests – against Michigan State in the Big Ten title game and against Clemson in the Orange Bowl. In response, one year ago yesterday, running back Ezekiel Elliott made a promise to OSU fans, claiming that the Buckeyes were going to be...
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February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: An 8-Year-Old Wrote A Letter To OSU RB Ezekiel Elliott, Thinks He Should Win Nobel Peace Prize

The best fan letter of the year has been written by Jacob Taylor, an eight-year-old Ohio State fan from St. Petersburg, Fla.  Jacob, who plays baseball, basketball and football, is an avid admirer of Buckeye running back Ezekiel Elliott, so he wrote a hand-written note and sent it to the future Heisman candidate. He loves Elliott so much he thinks the Ohio State star should “win...
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February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos: Ohio State RB Ezekiel Elliott Is A Polygamist

Ezekiel Elliott’s lips have not been loyal over the past couple of months. The Ohio State running back was captured kissing three different things as the Buckeyes’ 2014 season came to an end.  That’s a good thing, though.  Elliott ended up smooching the Big Ten Championship Game trophy, the Sugar Bowl trophy and the College Football Playoff national championship trophy. He...
Via College Spun
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss
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