We’ve seen a lot of unique end zone celebrations in the NFL over the years. But Ezekiel Elliott used one never seen before — the Salvation Army kettle jump.
— NFL (@NFL) December 19, 2016
Of course, since the NFL is on a never ending quest to live up to its “No Fun League” moniker (despite claims it is looking into relaxing rules), Elliott was flagged for using a prop. Because, who wants Elliott bringing attention to one of the truly good causes that the NFL advocates?
"Bah humbug" – the NFL pic.twitter.com/MOoNdutbJe
— Will Brinson (@WillBrinson) December 19, 2016
The touchdown put Elliott’s Dallas Cowboys up 10-3 on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.