NFL, Ezekiel Elliott attorneys ‘have not been engaged’ in settlement talks

When attorneys for the NFL and Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott convene Monday in New Orleans, there will be no settlement.

USA Today reported NFL lawyers “have not been engaged” in settlement talks with Elliott’s representatives ahead of Monday’s court date.

The NFL is appealing a decision by a U.S. District Court judge to deny the emergency stay of an injunction barring the league from imposing a six-game suspension.

New York owner John Mara said early in the week that he wasn’t happy with the display and had a one-on-one conversation with Beckham Wednesday. The 24-year-old wide receiver said after the meeting he was disappointed that the celebration cost the team 15 yards, but he did not say he was sorry for the act.

“The only thing is causing a penalty for the team, is really it,” Beckham told reporters (via the New York Post). “I don’t even know if they knew whether to call a flag or not because the look of confusion on their face was, ‘Do we throw the flag or not?’ and it was like he threw the flag. The only regret is causing us 15 yards, had to cover a long kickoff.”

The report listed Newton as the victim in the complaint. The woman’s Cheap Jerseys From China name was not listed.

The woman had previously shown up at the Panthers’ stadium and been asked not to Cheap Jerseys In Bulk return. The woman was told not to contact Newton in the future.

Newton declined to talk to reporters on Thursday.