Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott Joins eSports Team XSET as Creator, Investor

Rob Goldberg@@TheRobGoldbergFeatured Columnist IVSeptember 30, 2021

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Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott is now an official member of eSports team XSET:


The 🐐 <a href="https://twitter.com/EzekielElliott?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@EzekielElliott</a> has been repping the Set for a minute, but now it's time to make it official.<br><br>Welcome to the Set, <a href="https://twitter.com/EzekielElliott?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@EzekielElliott</a>.<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/RepTheSet?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#RepTheSet</a>❌ | <a href="https://t.co/O36uQ0dnyR">https://t.co/O36uQ0dnyR</a> <a href="https://t.co/dSQJya3lzC">pic.twitter.com/dSQJya3lzC</a>

The running back discussed his decision to join the gaming squad:

B/R Gaming @BRGaming

.<a href="https://twitter.com/EzekielElliott?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@EzekielElliott</a> has officially joined <a href="https://twitter.com/XSET?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@xset</a>. The star Dallas Cowboys running back joins the XSET roster as both a creator and an investor. Be on the look out for Zeke to start streaming CoD, Apex, Madden, and NBA 2K soon. <a href="https://t.co/AFZlND0lhA">pic.twitter.com/AFZlND0lhA</a>

In February, Elliott was one of several prominent athletes to invest in eFuse, known as the "LinkedIn for gamers," along with Odell Beckham Jr., Denzel Ward and others. 

He also has a history of supporting XSET, wearing an XSET hat during offseason workouts while posting "#RepTheSet."

The 26-year-old is now an investor in the team and is also expected to contribute as a gamer. 


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