Cowboys working again Ezekiel Elliott mentioned his restoration from a coronavirus analysis has been going effectively and he expects to renew figuring out quickly.
Studies surfaced final week that Elliott was amongst a lot of Cowboys gamers who had examined optimistic for COVID-19 and was in self-quarantine at his house. The 2-time NFL dashing champion mentioned in an interview on his Twitch channel that he skilled minor signs which have since subsided.
“I’d say possibly one or two days the place I felt signs, and even then, it wasn’t too unhealthy,” he mentioned. “I had a cough and a little bit little bit of shortness of breath. Now I really feel good, I really feel regular.”
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Elliott added that he plans to be retested subsequent week to be cleared to renew particular person exercises, which the Cowboys have needed to conduct just about together with the remainder of the NFL below the league’s offseason security protocol.
“I might have gotten retested this week; I simply determined it will not harm simply to attend one other week and provides myself extra time to relaxation up,” he mentioned. “However I really feel good.”
Elliott’s mom mentioned on Twitter that her son was round somebody who examined optimistic three days after they met. Each she and Elliott’s sister had been additionally within the presence of that individual, however each returned detrimental exams.
The four-year veteran is predicted to be absolutely cleared in time for coaching camp, which the NFL nonetheless hopes to permit groups to start on time in late July whereas it continues to observe the COVID-19 scenario.