Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott helped raise $85K for Texas food bank

Nov 28, 2019; Arlington, TX, USA; Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) in action during the game between the Bills and Cowboys at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Dallas Cowboys star running back Ezekiel Elliott teamed up with a local business to raise $85,000 for the North Texas Food Bank.

The business, CENTRE, shared a picture on Instagram at the food bank where Elliott posed with the check that will help feed thousands in the region.


Texas is currently an epicenter of COVID-19 spread in America

Many people will be grateful for this assistance. Texas is currently having to roll back openings amid a torrent of positive COVID-19 tests.

According to The Hill, “The state also reported 9,268 people in the state’s hospitals with COVID-19 as of Tuesday, setting another daily record.”

Elliott recently recovered from COVID-19 and has expressed skepticism about playing football this season amid the COVID-19 pandemic.