The Book Of Ezekiel

While this is a “week in review” article, this running back storyline is too big to not mention…

The 26th book of the bible features the prophet Ezekiel – a man living in exile in the city of Babylon. Throughout the book, Ezekiel receives visions of his former home, Jerusalem. First about it’s destruction and then about it’s revival.

In today’s fantasy sports world, our Ezekiel (Elliott) has been living in exile for the last six weeks by decree of the tyrant Roger Goodell. Upon Elliott’s suspension, the Dallas Cowboys saw initial collapse – just like Ezekiel prophesied would happen to Jerusalem. They lost three straight games, right off the bat, while they couldn’t muster more than nine points in any of the contests. The offense was anemic; the lines could get nothing done. The quarterback play was horrendous, balls were turned over left and right, while the defense could do nothing but play on their own end of the field. Dallas was burning right before...