The athlete Ezekiel Elliott has revealed that he is hurt by the National Football League‘s decision to ban him from the sport temporarily after they learned that he may have abused an ex-girlfriend.
There is substantial and persuasive evidence supporting a finding that [Elliott] engaged in physical violence against Tiffany Thompson, who accused him of domestic violence in July 2016.
The league had this to say when quizzed on the star’s six-game suspension prompting him to issue the following statement.
— Ezekiel Elliott (@EzekielElliott) August 12, 2017
Reports indicate that he now intends to challenge the decision by appealing against it.