Adam Schefter is reporting Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot will miss their Week 15 matchup with the San Francisco 49ers with a calf injury.
Elliott, who is batting a calf injury, is priced at $7,000 on FanDuel, facing a 49ers defense allowing 15 points to opposing running backs this season. The lead back for the Cowboys, Elliott is responsible for 60 percent of the team’s market share of carries and leads the team in red zone opportunities with 37% of the market share.
In 13 games this season, Elliott has rushed for 832 yards and five touchdowns.
Backup running back Tony Pollard will start for the injured Elliott. Pollard is priced at $4,700 on FanDuel. Pollard has only started one game this year, but in the 13 games he has been active, he has rushed for 339 yards, averaging 4.52 yards per carry and two touchdowns.
The Cowboys are a 3.5-point home underdog on FanDuel Sportsbook in a game with a 45.5 total.
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